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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 378 415 436
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 215 151 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.22% 4.18% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 79
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£425 £469 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £628 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
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
4116 3609 4255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.04% 7.50% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2529 2169 2385
Average daily rate £410 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 147 215
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +53 115 £450 -10.00% 19
South East -25 27 £415 -3.48% 9
Yorkshire +11 22 £425 -15.00% 2
West Midlands -2 15 £400 - 1
South West -33 12 £475 +13.09% 1
East of England -17 10 £210 -56.90% 3
North West -5 8 £450 +30.43% 5
East Midlands -1 1 - - 2
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 136 (33.09%) SQL
2 130 (31.63%) Finance
3 128 (31.14%) Data Management
4 124 (30.17%) Oracle
5 97 (23.60%) ETL
6 93 (22.63%) Migration
7 92 (22.38%) Data Modelling
8 87 (21.17%) Data Warehouse
8 87 (21.17%) Business Intelligence
8 87 (21.17%) Informatica
9 86 (20.92%) Data Analysis
10 83 (20.19%) Data Migration
11 65 (15.82%) Data Governance
12 64 (15.57%) SQL Server
13 63 (15.33%) MS Excel
14 58 (14.11%) Master Data Management
15 57 (13.87%) Banking
16 50 (12.17%) Microsoft
17 46 (11.19%) Data Cleansing
18 45 (10.95%) SAP
19 40 (9.73%) Trillium
20 38 (9.25%) NHS
21 36 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 34 (8.27%) Data Mapping
22 34 (8.27%) Data Architecture
22 34 (8.27%) Business Objects
22 34 (8.27%) Oracle Database
23 33 (8.03%) Analytics
23 33 (8.03%) XML
23 33 (8.03%) PowerCenter

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 24 (5.84%) SAS
2 20 (4.87%) WebLogic
3 19 (4.62%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (4.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 16 (3.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (3.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (1.70%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.22%) IIS
9 3 (0.73%) CMS
9 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.24%) TWiki
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 63 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.33%) MS Office
3 12 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.19%) MS Project
6 5 (1.22%) Stata
7 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.73%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (4.87%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (4.38%) Documaker
3 11 (2.68%) Oracle FAH
4 9 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (2.19%) SAP CO
5 8 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (1.46%) SAP FI
7 5 (1.22%) HFM
7 5 (1.22%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.97%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.73%) SAP PP
10 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.49%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.49%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.49%) Cerner Millennium
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.49%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.87%) HTTPS
2 18 (4.38%) SSL
2 18 (4.38%) HTTP
3 5 (1.22%) LDAP
4 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.73%) DNS
5 3 (0.73%) FTP
5 3 (0.73%) Internet
6 2 (0.49%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.24%) Firewall
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (21.17%) Data Warehouse
2 64 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 36 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (8.27%) Oracle Database
5 33 (8.03%) PowerCenter
6 30 (7.30%) Oracle ODI
7 26 (6.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (5.84%) Oracle BI EE
9 18 (4.38%) IBM InfoSphere
9 18 (4.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 13 (3.16%) Relational Database
11 12 (2.92%) BusinessObjects XI
11 12 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.92%) DataStage
12 11 (2.68%) SAP Data Services
13 10 (2.43%) Big Data
13 10 (2.43%) QlikView
14 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (5.84%) Talend Open Studio
2 22 (5.35%) JIRA
3 11 (2.68%) Toad
4 3 (0.73%) ERwin
5 2 (0.49%) Subversion
5 2 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.24%) LSMW
General
1 130 (31.63%) Finance
2 57 (13.87%) Banking
3 21 (5.11%) Financial Institution
4 19 (4.62%) Billing
5 16 (3.89%) Marketing
6 15 (3.65%) Investment Banking
7 13 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.19%) Retail
9 7 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.22%) Local Government
11 4 (0.97%) Advertising
11 4 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.73%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.73%) Back Office
13 2 (0.49%) Front Office
13 2 (0.49%) Automotive
13 2 (0.49%) Legal
13 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 160 (38.93%) Analyst
2 116 (28.22%) Data Analyst
3 50 (12.17%) Developer
4 45 (10.95%) Consultant
5 42 (10.22%) Architect
6 39 (9.49%) Business Analyst
7 30 (7.30%) Quality Analyst
7 30 (7.30%) Data Quality Analyst
8 25 (6.08%) Data Manager
9 20 (4.87%) Data Architect
10 19 (4.62%) Informatica Developer
10 19 (4.62%) Data Consultant
11 17 (4.14%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.41%) NHS Data Analyst
13 12 (2.92%) Banking Business Analyst
14 11 (2.68%) SAP Data Analyst
14 11 (2.68%) SAP Analyst
14 11 (2.68%) ETL Developer
14 11 (2.68%) Functional Analyst
14 11 (2.68%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.03%) XML
2 24 (5.84%) Middleware
3 20 (4.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (4.38%) WebCenter
5 17 (4.14%) JMS
5 17 (4.14%) JDBC
6 12 (2.92%) Web Services
7 10 (2.43%) HTML
7 10 (2.43%) .NET
8 8 (1.95%) jQuery
9 3 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.49%) JPA
10 2 (0.49%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.49%) CSS
10 2 (0.49%) XSD
10 2 (0.49%) XSLT
10 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.24%) EJB
11 1 (0.24%) J2EE
11 1 (0.24%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.25%) NHS
2 32 (7.79%) Data Integration
3 26 (6.33%) Reference Data
4 15 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.19%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.95%) FMCG
6 8 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.70%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.70%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.46%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.46%) Derivative
9 4 (0.97%) AS400
9 4 (0.97%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.97%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.97%) Open Source
10 3 (0.73%) Wiki
10 3 (0.73%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.49%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.92%) UNIX
2 10 (2.43%) Windows
3 3 (0.73%) Solaris
3 3 (0.73%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.24%) SUSE
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (31.14%) Data Management
2 97 (23.60%) ETL
3 93 (22.63%) Migration
4 92 (22.38%) Data Modelling
5 87 (21.17%) Business Intelligence
6 86 (20.92%) Data Analysis
7 83 (20.19%) Data Migration
8 65 (15.82%) Data Governance
9 58 (14.11%) Master Data Management
10 46 (11.19%) Data Cleansing
11 34 (8.27%) Data Mapping
11 34 (8.27%) Data Architecture
12 33 (8.03%) Analytics
13 32 (7.79%) Project Management
14 30 (7.30%) SOA
15 28 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 27 (6.57%) Validation
16 27 (6.57%) Business Analysis
17 24 (5.84%) CRM
18 21 (5.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (33.09%) SQL
2 22 (5.35%) PL/SQL
3 20 (4.87%) Python
3 20 (4.87%) Bash Shell
4 18 (4.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 18 (4.38%) Jython
5 11 (2.68%) VBA
6 10 (2.43%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.95%) VB
7 8 (1.95%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.70%) Java
9 6 (1.46%) C
10 4 (0.97%) C#
10 4 (0.97%) C++
11 3 (0.73%) R
11 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.49%) XPath
12 2 (0.49%) Delphi
12 2 (0.49%) Perl
13 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (5.11%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.89%) Degree
2 16 (3.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.22%) ACCA
3 5 (1.22%) CIMA
4 3 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) APMP
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.84%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.73%) SLA
3 3 (0.73%) Basel II
4 2 (0.49%) Basel III
5 1 (0.24%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.24%) COREP
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (4.38%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 18 (4.38%) Oracle Identity Management
1 18 (4.38%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.97%) Control-M
3 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.49%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 124 (30.17%) Oracle
2 87 (21.17%) Informatica
3 50 (12.17%) Microsoft
4 45 (10.95%) SAP
5 40 (9.73%) Trillium
6 34 (8.27%) Business Objects
7 28 (6.81%) Ab Initio
8 24 (5.84%) Siebel
8 24 (5.84%) Talend
9 22 (5.35%) IBM
10 17 (4.14%) Remedy
11 13 (3.16%) Tableau
12 12 (2.92%) Cognos
13 11 (2.68%) Teradata
13 11 (2.68%) Datanomic
14 10 (2.43%) DataFlux
15 7 (1.70%) MicroStrategy
16 6 (1.46%) Sybase
16 6 (1.46%) Confirmit
16 6 (1.46%) GoldenSource
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Gibbs S3
Rate: From £480 to £525 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
DP Connect
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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