The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
UK / England
Rank 235 198 210
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 415 575 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 1.22% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.45% 10.70% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 396 294
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £550 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 12
Median hourly rate £20.92 £15.40 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.84% -33.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.97 £9.39 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.00 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £15.20 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -39.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4909 5376 5532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.67% 11.41% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3241 3490 3423
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 180 161
Median hourly rate £22.90 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.47% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +80.85%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Quality across the England region.

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the England region.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -36 202 £420 -4.54% 51
South East +1 70 £425 -2.85% 8
South West +16 30 £450 +24.13% 5
West Midlands -14 30 £400 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire +8 28 £420 +15.86% 9
East of England -18 20 £425 +6.25% 7
North West +8 18 £350 +7.69% 7
East Midlands -10 11 £450 +16.12% 8
North East -8 6 £425 -22.72% 2
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 366 (39.44%) SQL
2 319 (34.38%) Data Modelling
3 260 (28.02%) Data Management
4 247 (26.62%) ETL
5 226 (24.35%) Finance
6 207 (22.31%) Data Warehouse
7 202 (21.77%) Business Intelligence
8 175 (18.86%) Data Analysis
9 156 (16.81%) Migration
10 148 (15.95%) Oracle
11 147 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
12 142 (15.30%) Data Governance
13 135 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
14 130 (14.01%) Data Migration
14 130 (14.01%) SQL Server
14 130 (14.01%) Microsoft
15 118 (12.72%) Analytics
16 111 (11.96%) Data Architecture
17 110 (11.85%) Degree
18 106 (11.42%) SAP
19 105 (11.31%) Management Information System
20 94 (10.13%) MS Excel
21 93 (10.02%) Data Cleansing
22 92 (9.91%) Project Management
23 90 (9.70%) Banking
24 88 (9.48%) Big Data
25 85 (9.16%) Data Structures
26 84 (9.05%) Master Data Management
27 82 (8.84%) Data Integration
28 81 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (5.39%) SAS
2 21 (2.26%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.51%) Confluence
4 13 (1.40%) Apache Pig
5 11 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.97%) Apache
7 8 (0.86%) JBoss
8 7 (0.75%) nginx
9 6 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.32%) Drupal
11 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.11%) CMS
13 1 (0.11%) Documentum
13 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.11%) Liferay
Applications
1 94 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.99%) MS Office
3 29 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.65%) SPSS
6 5 (0.54%) MS Project
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.54%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.43%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.43%) SAP MDG
6 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.32%) HFM
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.32%) SAP MDM
6 3 (0.32%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.32%) SystmOne
7 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.65%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.65%) Office 365
4 5 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.32%) SaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Slack
6 1 (0.11%) Trello
6 1 (0.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.43%) NAS
2 3 (0.32%) Firewall
2 3 (0.32%) Intranet
3 2 (0.22%) Internet
3 2 (0.22%) NGN
3 2 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (22.31%) Data Warehouse
2 130 (14.01%) SQL Server
3 88 (9.48%) Big Data
4 81 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (7.76%) Relational Database
6 69 (7.44%) Hadoop
7 57 (6.14%) DB2
8 56 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (4.09%) BusinessObjects
10 34 (3.66%) Apache Hive
11 33 (3.56%) IBM InfoSphere
11 33 (3.56%) QlikView
11 33 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (3.02%) OLAP
13 26 (2.80%) Oracle Database
14 25 (2.69%) Data Mining
15 23 (2.48%) NoSQL
16 21 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
17 20 (2.16%) MongoDB
17 20 (2.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (4.63%) ERwin
2 37 (3.99%) JIRA
3 19 (2.05%) Talend Open Studio
4 16 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.29%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.75%) JMeter
6 7 (0.75%) PowerDesigner
6 7 (0.75%) Selenium
7 6 (0.65%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.54%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.43%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.43%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.43%) MagicDraw
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.32%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.32%) Toad
11 2 (0.22%) LSMW
11 2 (0.22%) NUnit
General
1 226 (24.35%) Finance
2 90 (9.70%) Banking
3 44 (4.74%) Retail
4 39 (4.20%) Marketing
5 25 (2.69%) Legal
6 15 (1.62%) Billing
7 12 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.75%) Front Office
11 6 (0.65%) Law
12 5 (0.54%) Advertising
12 5 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.43%) Publishing
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.22%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 339 (36.53%) Analyst
2 215 (23.17%) Data Analyst
3 152 (16.38%) Developer
4 140 (15.09%) Architect
5 118 (12.72%) Data Architect
6 86 (9.27%) Consultant
7 58 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 57 (6.14%) Data Quality Analyst
9 49 (5.28%) Quality Analyst
10 48 (5.17%) Data Consultant
11 46 (4.96%) Data Manager
12 40 (4.31%) SQL Analyst
13 37 (3.99%) SQL Data Analyst
14 31 (3.34%) Data Business Analyst
15 28 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 26 (2.80%) ETL Analyst
17 25 (2.69%) ETL Developer
18 23 (2.48%) Data Quality Consultant
19 22 (2.37%) Project Manager
20 21 (2.26%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.02%) XML
2 26 (2.80%) .NET
3 18 (1.94%) Web Services
4 12 (1.29%) REST
5 11 (1.19%) Kafka
5 11 (1.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 10 (1.08%) AngularJS
6 10 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.86%) HTML
8 7 (0.75%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.75%) CSS
8 7 (0.75%) Node.js
9 6 (0.65%) jQuery
9 6 (0.65%) JSON
9 6 (0.65%) MDX
10 5 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.54%) Lucene
10 5 (0.54%) NHibernate
11 4 (0.43%) XSD
11 4 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 135 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (11.31%) Management Information System
3 85 (9.16%) Data Structures
4 49 (5.28%) Reference Data
5 38 (4.09%) NHS
6 23 (2.48%) Credit Risk
7 20 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.51%) FMCG
10 11 (1.19%) Social Media
11 10 (1.08%) Taxonomies
12 9 (0.97%) User Experience
13 8 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
13 8 (0.86%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
14 7 (0.75%) Replication
15 6 (0.65%) Data Centre
15 6 (0.65%) Market Risk
16 5 (0.54%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (3.77%) Unix
2 29 (3.13%) Linux
3 12 (1.29%) Solaris
3 12 (1.29%) Windows
4 5 (0.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.22%) AIX
5 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (34.38%) Data Modelling
2 260 (28.02%) Data Management
3 247 (26.62%) ETL
4 202 (21.77%) Business Intelligence
5 175 (18.86%) Data Analysis
6 156 (16.81%) Migration
7 147 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
8 142 (15.30%) Data Governance
9 130 (14.01%) Data Migration
10 118 (12.72%) Analytics
11 111 (11.96%) Data Architecture
12 93 (10.02%) Data Cleansing
13 92 (9.91%) Project Management
14 84 (9.05%) Master Data Management
15 82 (8.84%) Data Integration
16 81 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 62 (6.68%) Validation
18 58 (6.25%) Data Transformation
18 58 (6.25%) Visualisation
19 56 (6.03%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (39.44%) SQL
2 55 (5.93%) Python
3 50 (5.39%) T-SQL
4 44 (4.74%) Java
5 29 (3.13%) R
6 27 (2.91%) VBA
7 25 (2.69%) JavaScript
7 25 (2.69%) PL/SQL
8 16 (1.72%) C++
9 14 (1.51%) C#
10 13 (1.40%) PHP
11 9 (0.97%) C
12 8 (0.86%) ABAP
12 8 (0.86%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (0.75%) Scala
14 5 (0.54%) Perl
15 4 (0.43%) VB
16 3 (0.32%) Ruby
17 2 (0.22%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 110 (11.85%) Degree
2 60 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.43%) CLAS
8 4 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.43%) ISEB
9 3 (0.32%) PMP
10 2 (0.22%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) CFA
10 2 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.17%) QA
2 19 (2.05%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.19%) SLA
4 8 (0.86%) IFRS
5 6 (0.65%) GDPR
5 6 (0.65%) PMO
6 5 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.43%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.43%) ISO20022
7 4 (0.43%) MiFID
8 2 (0.22%) COBIT
8 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.11%) Basel III
9 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (0.97%) Docker
2 7 (0.75%) Corosync
2 7 (0.75%) Squid
3 5 (0.54%) HDFS
4 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.11%) Firmware
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.75%) Pacemaker
1 7 (0.75%) Puppet
2 5 (0.54%) Control-M
2 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.43%) Ambari
3 4 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.43%) Oozie
4 3 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.11%) Netcool
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 148 (15.95%) Oracle
2 130 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 106 (11.42%) SAP
4 55 (5.93%) Tableau
5 41 (4.42%) IBM
6 39 (4.20%) Informatica
7 33 (3.56%) Teradata
8 31 (3.34%) Sybase
9 20 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (2.05%) Talend
11 17 (1.83%) Netezza
12 15 (1.62%) Red Hat
12 15 (1.62%) Splunk
13 13 (1.40%) Cloudera
13 13 (1.40%) Cognos
14 12 (1.29%) MapR
14 12 (1.29%) Nuix
14 12 (1.29%) SolarWinds
15 11 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (0.97%) Trillium
Brentwood, Essex
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £650 per annum + market rates
Posted: 19 minutes ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £140.00 - £160.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northallerton
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £33,106 - £35,093
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £41709.00 - £52793.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £18623 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago