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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 206 205 206
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 565 565 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.15% 1.13% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.63% 11.99% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 398 334
Median daily rate £450 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.16% +56.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £14.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.25 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +83.75%
Data Quality
UK

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
4472 4712 4628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.08% 9.41% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2900 3046 2863
Median daily rate £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 154 213
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £12.25 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 273 £463 +5.71% 39
South East -44 85 £425 -4.22% 9
West Midlands -1 55 £388 +3.33% 4
East Midlands +29 40 £325 -27.77% 2
Yorkshire -9 29 £400 +6.66% 6
East of England -5 27 £463 +21.55% 5
North West -22 23 £425 -5.55% 4
Midlands +13 15 £550 -
South West -21 9 £450 +24.13% 5
North East -47 3 £350 -12.50% 2
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 464 (40.45%) SQL
2 350 (30.51%) Data Modelling
3 342 (29.82%) Data Management
4 328 (28.60%) Finance
5 272 (23.71%) Data Analysis
6 256 (22.32%) Business Intelligence
7 254 (22.14%) ETL
8 249 (21.71%) Migration
9 211 (18.40%) Data Warehouse
10 207 (18.05%) Data Governance
11 193 (16.83%) Oracle
12 187 (16.30%) Microsoft
13 182 (15.87%) Data Migration
14 178 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
15 177 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
16 159 (13.86%) MS Excel
17 152 (13.25%) Master Data Management
18 140 (12.21%) SQL Server
18 140 (12.21%) Analytics
19 139 (12.12%) Project Management
20 132 (11.51%) Banking
21 117 (10.20%) Data Cleansing
22 115 (10.03%) Data Architecture
23 109 (9.50%) SAP
24 106 (9.24%) Validation
25 96 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
25 96 (8.37%) Data Integration
26 95 (8.28%) Reference Data
27 93 (8.11%) Quality Management
28 92 (8.02%) Degree

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 81 (7.06%) SAS
2 27 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.31%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.05%) Apache Pig
4 12 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 10 (0.87%) Apache
5 10 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.70%) Confluence
7 7 (0.61%) NetWeaver
7 7 (0.61%) PowerExchange
8 4 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.26%) FileNet
10 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.17%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.087%) CMS
11 1 (0.087%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.087%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.087%) IIS
11 1 (0.087%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 159 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 42 (3.66%) MS Office
4 28 (2.44%) MS Project
5 19 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.78%) HFM
3 9 (0.78%) SAP MDM
4 7 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
4 7 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.35%) Maximo
7 4 (0.35%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.35%) Unica
8 3 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 2 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.17%) SystmOne
9 2 (0.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.22%) Office 365
2 10 (0.87%) SaaS
3 6 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.52%) Oracle CX
4 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.17%) Taleo
7 1 (0.087%) AdWords
7 1 (0.087%) GitHub
7 1 (0.087%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.087%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.26%) Intranet
2 2 (0.17%) ATM
2 2 (0.17%) Extranet
2 2 (0.17%) HTTP
2 2 (0.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.17%) SSL
3 1 (0.087%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.087%) DWDM
3 1 (0.087%) Network Security
3 1 (0.087%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (18.40%) Data Warehouse
2 140 (12.21%) SQL Server
3 82 (7.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 63 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
7 56 (4.88%) IBM InfoSphere
8 54 (4.71%) Oracle Database
9 48 (4.18%) Big Data
10 46 (4.01%) Data Mining
11 44 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (3.49%) MS Access
13 37 (3.23%) Hadoop
14 33 (2.88%) PowerCenter
15 32 (2.79%) DB2
16 28 (2.44%) OLAP
16 28 (2.44%) QlikView
16 28 (2.44%) RDBMS
17 26 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
18 24 (2.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (3.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 30 (2.62%) JIRA
3 22 (1.92%) ERwin
4 9 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.61%) Ant
6 7 (0.61%) JDeveloper
6 7 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.26%) Toad
9 2 (0.17%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.17%) LSMW
10 1 (0.087%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.087%) Maven
10 1 (0.087%) Subversion
10 1 (0.087%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.087%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 328 (28.60%) Finance
2 132 (11.51%) Banking
3 52 (4.53%) Marketing
4 46 (4.01%) Retail
5 29 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.18%) Financial Institution
7 24 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.57%) Legal
10 12 (1.05%) Advertising
11 11 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.96%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.87%) Electronics
12 10 (0.87%) Front Office
13 7 (0.61%) Local Government
13 7 (0.61%) Publishing
14 5 (0.44%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.44%) Korean Language
14 5 (0.44%) Law
15 4 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 474 (41.33%) Analyst
2 287 (25.02%) Data Analyst
3 185 (16.13%) Developer
4 148 (12.90%) Architect
5 111 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 105 (9.15%) Data Architect
7 74 (6.45%) Data Quality Analyst
8 60 (5.23%) Consultant
9 57 (4.97%) Data Manager
10 51 (4.45%) Data Business Analyst
11 50 (4.36%) SQL Analyst
12 48 (4.18%) Quality Analyst
13 42 (3.66%) Migration Analyst
14 41 (3.57%) Data Modeller
15 40 (3.49%) Data Migration Analyst
16 39 (3.40%) ETL Developer
16 39 (3.40%) SQL Data Analyst
17 38 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 37 (3.23%) SQL Developer
19 36 (3.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.10%) XML
2 44 (3.84%) Web Services
3 21 (1.83%) XSD
4 20 (1.74%) .NET
4 20 (1.74%) Middleware
5 15 (1.31%) SOAP
6 13 (1.13%) REST
7 12 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (0.96%) WSDL
9 10 (0.87%) MDX
9 10 (0.87%) WebCenter
10 9 (0.78%) COM
11 7 (0.61%) JMX
11 7 (0.61%) JSON
11 7 (0.61%) Oracle ADF
11 7 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (0.35%) BAPI
12 4 (0.35%) RESTful
12 4 (0.35%) SAP XI
12 4 (0.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 177 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (8.37%) Data Integration
3 95 (8.28%) Reference Data
4 81 (7.06%) Management Information System
5 67 (5.84%) NHS
6 59 (5.14%) Data Structures
7 38 (3.31%) Visualisation
8 29 (2.53%) Credit Risk
9 26 (2.27%) Data Extraction
10 23 (2.01%) Statistics
11 17 (1.48%) Learning Management System
12 16 (1.39%) Computer Science
13 14 (1.22%) CMDB
13 14 (1.22%) Data Conversion
14 13 (1.13%) Informatics
15 12 (1.05%) Market Risk
16 9 (0.78%) Equities
17 8 (0.70%) FMCG
18 7 (0.61%) Derivative
18 7 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (2.53%) Unix
2 21 (1.83%) Linux
3 18 (1.57%) Windows
4 7 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.17%) AIX
6 2 (0.17%) MVS
6 2 (0.17%) Solaris
7 1 (0.087%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (30.51%) Data Modelling
2 342 (29.82%) Data Management
3 272 (23.71%) Data Analysis
4 256 (22.32%) Business Intelligence
5 254 (22.14%) ETL
6 249 (21.71%) Migration
7 207 (18.05%) Data Governance
8 182 (15.87%) Data Migration
9 178 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
10 152 (13.25%) Master Data Management
11 140 (12.21%) Analytics
12 139 (12.12%) Project Management
13 117 (10.20%) Data Cleansing
14 115 (10.03%) Data Architecture
15 106 (9.24%) Validation
16 96 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 93 (8.11%) Quality Management
18 75 (6.54%) CRM
19 74 (6.45%) Data Mapping
20 73 (6.36%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 464 (40.45%) SQL
2 70 (6.10%) Java
3 46 (4.01%) PL/SQL
4 42 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 20 (1.74%) C#
5 20 (1.74%) VBA
6 17 (1.48%) R
7 16 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 16 (1.39%) Python
8 14 (1.22%) VB
9 13 (1.13%) C++
10 12 (1.05%) C
10 12 (1.05%) Scala
11 11 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.61%) Perl
12 7 (0.61%) SPARQL
12 7 (0.61%) XPath
12 7 (0.61%) XQuery
13 6 (0.52%) Groovy
14 5 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (8.02%) Degree
2 72 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 52 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.05%) ISEB
5 7 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.44%) PMP
7 5 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.26%) ACCA
8 3 (0.26%) CIMA
8 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.17%) APMP
9 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.17%) CISSP
9 2 (0.17%) IIBA
9 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.087%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.087%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.06%) QA
2 14 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (1.22%) Solvency II
3 10 (0.87%) ISO20022
4 6 (0.52%) SLA
5 3 (0.26%) Basel II
5 3 (0.26%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.26%) FINREP
6 2 (0.17%) Basel III
6 2 (0.17%) BS7666
6 2 (0.17%) COREP
6 2 (0.17%) FATCA
6 2 (0.17%) GCP
6 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.087%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.087%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.087%) HDFS
3 1 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (1.22%) Oracle EDQ
2 7 (0.61%) Control-M
2 7 (0.61%) Windows Intune
3 3 (0.26%) SCCM
3 3 (0.26%) WSUS
4 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.087%) Ansible
5 1 (0.087%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.087%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.087%) Puppet
5 1 (0.087%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.087%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 193 (16.83%) Oracle
2 187 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 109 (9.50%) SAP
4 90 (7.85%) Informatica
5 43 (3.75%) Talend
6 42 (3.66%) IBM
7 41 (3.57%) Tableau
8 27 (2.35%) Teradata
8 27 (2.35%) Trillium
9 22 (1.92%) Cognos
10 19 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (1.48%) Netezza
12 12 (1.05%) DataFlux
13 11 (0.96%) Bloomberg
13 11 (0.96%) Hyperion
14 10 (0.87%) Ab Initio
15 9 (0.78%) NetSuite
15 9 (0.78%) Reuters
16 8 (0.70%) BMC
16 8 (0.70%) Sybase
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Bluestone Resourcing
Rate: Market
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: From £560 to £580 per day 10 months contract
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Recruit121
Rate: £0 - £80 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £651750 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago