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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 365 357 334
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 223 224 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.72% 5.63% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 136 110
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£430 £450 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £292 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.65 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.09% +23.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £10.40 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+212.42% -13.31%
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
3897 3981 3309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.70% 8.02% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2333 2462 2008
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 169 126
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.10 £65.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -56 92 £450 - 22
South East +25 67 £450 - 9
South West +21 19 £406 +2.84% 3
Yorkshire -23 16 £358 -10.62% 9
West Midlands +8 12 £388 -3.12% 3
East of England +13 8 £401 -5.76%
North West -16 4 £525 +16.66% 2
East Midlands -4 3 £500 +17.64%
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality.

1 139 (31.45%) Data Management
2 135 (30.54%) SQL
3 130 (29.41%) Finance
4 124 (28.05%) Data Modelling
5 115 (26.02%) Data Governance
6 110 (24.89%) Data Analysis
7 105 (23.76%) Migration
8 101 (22.85%) Data Warehouse
9 97 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
10 92 (20.81%) Data Migration
11 89 (20.14%) ETL
12 74 (16.74%) Informatica
12 74 (16.74%) Oracle
13 67 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
14 62 (14.03%) SQL Server
14 62 (14.03%) Banking
15 61 (13.80%) Microsoft
16 59 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 50 (11.31%) SAP
18 48 (10.86%) Quality Management
18 48 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (10.41%) Master Data Management
20 44 (9.95%) MS Excel
21 43 (9.73%) Data Integration
22 39 (8.82%) Data Architecture
22 39 (8.82%) Business Analysis
23 38 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 36 (8.14%) Reference Data
25 34 (7.69%) Business Objects
26 32 (7.24%) T-SQL

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (6.79%) SAS
2 15 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 11 (2.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.23%) IIS
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 44 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.75%) MS Office
3 17 (3.85%) PowerPivot
4 15 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (3.17%) MS Visio
6 9 (2.04%) MS Project
7 3 (0.68%) SPSS
8 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.04%) SAP SD
1 9 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.81%) Documaker
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle TCA
3 6 (1.36%) SAP MDM
4 5 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.68%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.68%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.68%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.45%) HFM
6 2 (0.45%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.23%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.23%) Boomi
2 1 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.26%) HTTPS
1 10 (2.26%) SSL
2 6 (1.36%) LDAP
2 6 (1.36%) Internet
3 4 (0.90%) Intranet
4 3 (0.68%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (22.85%) Data Warehouse
2 62 (14.03%) SQL Server
3 38 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (7.01%) PowerCenter
5 29 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (4.75%) Oracle Database
8 20 (4.52%) Data Mining
9 17 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 15 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (3.17%) OLAP
11 14 (3.17%) IBM InfoSphere
11 14 (3.17%) Base SAS
12 13 (2.94%) DataStage
13 12 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (2.71%) QlikView
13 12 (2.71%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (2.71%) Microsoft Power View
14 11 (2.49%) Relational Database
14 11 (2.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (2.49%) JIRA
2 7 (1.58%) LSMW
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.13%) ERwin
4 5 (1.13%) Subversion
4 5 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.13%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.90%) Toad
6 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.23%) eggPlant
General
1 130 (29.41%) Finance
2 62 (14.03%) Banking
3 20 (4.52%) Retail
4 17 (3.85%) Marketing
5 16 (3.62%) Legal
6 11 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.04%) Billing
9 5 (1.13%) Advertising
9 5 (1.13%) Electronics
10 4 (0.90%) Front Office
11 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.68%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.68%) French Language
11 3 (0.68%) German Language
11 3 (0.68%) Welsh Language
12 2 (0.45%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 189 (42.76%) Analyst
2 136 (30.77%) Data Analyst
3 70 (15.84%) Developer
4 59 (13.35%) Business Analyst
5 55 (12.44%) Consultant
5 55 (12.44%) Quality Analyst
5 55 (12.44%) Data Quality Analyst
6 54 (12.22%) Architect
7 35 (7.92%) Data Architect
8 26 (5.88%) Data Consultant
9 25 (5.66%) Data Modeller
10 23 (5.20%) Project Manager
11 21 (4.75%) Data Manager
12 19 (4.30%) Informatica Developer
13 14 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
14 12 (2.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 11 (2.49%) Business Data Analyst
15 11 (2.49%) SQL Developer
15 11 (2.49%) Governance Manager
16 10 (2.26%) Data Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (3.62%) Middleware
3 13 (2.94%) Web Services
4 11 (2.49%) MDX
5 10 (2.26%) WebCenter
5 10 (2.26%) JMS
5 10 (2.26%) JDBC
6 9 (2.04%) XML
7 7 (1.58%) HTML
7 7 (1.58%) .NET
8 5 (1.13%) XSD
8 5 (1.13%) XSLT
8 5 (1.13%) XML Schema
8 5 (1.13%) JPA
9 3 (0.68%) SAP PI
9 3 (0.68%) SAP ALE
9 3 (0.68%) Web Dynpro
9 3 (0.68%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (0.68%) BAPI
9 3 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.73%) Data Integration
3 36 (8.14%) Reference Data
4 30 (6.79%) NHS
5 19 (4.30%) FMCG
6 18 (4.07%) Data Structures
7 15 (3.39%) Visualisation
8 14 (3.17%) Data Extraction
9 10 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.58%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 6 (1.36%) Replication
12 5 (1.13%) W3C
12 5 (1.13%) DTV
12 5 (1.13%) Informatics
12 5 (1.13%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.90%) Equities
13 4 (0.90%) Derivative
13 4 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.90%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.07%) Linux
2 10 (2.26%) UNIX
3 8 (1.81%) AIX
4 4 (0.90%) Windows
5 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) SUSE
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (31.45%) Data Management
2 124 (28.05%) Data Modelling
3 115 (26.02%) Data Governance
4 110 (24.89%) Data Analysis
5 105 (23.76%) Migration
6 97 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 92 (20.81%) Data Migration
8 89 (20.14%) ETL
9 59 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (10.86%) Quality Management
10 48 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (10.41%) Master Data Management
12 39 (8.82%) Data Architecture
12 39 (8.82%) Business Analysis
13 32 (7.24%) CRM
14 31 (7.01%) Project Management
14 31 (7.01%) Validation
14 31 (7.01%) Analytics
15 28 (6.33%) Data Cleansing
16 26 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 135 (30.54%) SQL
2 32 (7.24%) T-SQL
3 16 (3.62%) Java
4 14 (3.17%) C#
4 14 (3.17%) PL/SQL
5 13 (2.94%) C
5 13 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 12 (2.71%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.49%) VBA
8 7 (1.58%) Python
9 6 (1.36%) Perl
9 6 (1.36%) VB
10 5 (1.13%) C++
10 5 (1.13%) XPath
11 4 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (0.68%) R
12 3 (0.68%) ABAP
12 3 (0.68%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.68%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (4.75%) Degree
2 15 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.58%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.11%) QA
2 10 (2.26%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.45%) COREP
3 2 (0.45%) FINREP
4 1 (0.23%) GAMP
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) GxP
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.36%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.36%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.36%) Oracle Flashback
3 5 (1.13%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.23%) Ambari
5 1 (0.23%) Oozie
5 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.23%) OpenView
5 1 (0.23%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.23%) Munin
Vendors
1 74 (16.74%) Oracle
1 74 (16.74%) Informatica
2 61 (13.80%) Microsoft
3 50 (11.31%) SAP
4 34 (7.69%) Business Objects
5 32 (7.24%) Trillium
6 25 (5.66%) IBM
7 20 (4.52%) DataFlux
8 16 (3.62%) Teradata
9 14 (3.17%) WorldPay
10 12 (2.71%) Siebel
11 10 (2.26%) HP
11 10 (2.26%) Remedy
12 9 (2.04%) Tableau
13 7 (1.58%) Ab Initio
14 6 (1.36%) Cognos
14 6 (1.36%) Netezza
15 4 (0.90%) Greenplum
15 4 (0.90%) Talend
15 4 (0.90%) Cerner
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Modis International - London
Posted: 20 days ago