The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 372 404 426
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 191 143 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.00% 4.03% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 96 74
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£443 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £307 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.06 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.40% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.11 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £17.01 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -2.77%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3818 3545 4142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 7.65% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2331 2152 2226
Average daily rate £410 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 140 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -2.77%
Data Quality
UK

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 22 July 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
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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 +49 108 £450 -4.76% 14
South East -9 23 £406 -6.60% 10
Yorkshire +2 16 £433 +38.40% 5
West Midlands -1 15 £400 - 1
East of England -12 11 £308 -16.32%
South West -28 9 £450 +7.14% 2
North West -10 4 - - 8
East Midlands -8 1 - -
Data Quality
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Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 142 (33.73%) SQL
2 128 (30.40%) Data Management
3 126 (29.93%) Oracle
4 122 (28.98%) Finance
5 99 (23.52%) Migration
6 98 (23.28%) Data Analysis
7 95 (22.57%) ETL
7 95 (22.57%) Informatica
8 94 (22.33%) Data Modelling
9 93 (22.09%) Data Migration
10 85 (20.19%) Data Warehouse
11 79 (18.76%) Business Intelligence
12 74 (17.58%) SQL Server
13 65 (15.44%) MS Excel
14 63 (14.96%) Banking
15 62 (14.73%) Data Cleansing
15 62 (14.73%) SAP
16 59 (14.01%) Data Governance
17 56 (13.30%) Master Data Management
18 48 (11.40%) NHS
19 47 (11.16%) Data Mapping
20 43 (10.21%) Microsoft
21 37 (8.79%) PowerCenter
21 37 (8.79%) XML
22 35 (8.31%) Validation
22 35 (8.31%) Analytics
23 34 (8.08%) Trillium
24 31 (7.36%) Project Management
24 31 (7.36%) Data Integration
25 30 (7.13%) Reference Data

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 27 (6.41%) SAS
2 9 (2.14%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (1.66%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (1.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (1.43%) IIS
6 5 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.71%) CMS
9 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.48%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.24%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.24%) TWiki
Applications
1 65 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.13%) MS Office
3 21 (4.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.43%) MS Project
6 5 (1.19%) Stata
7 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (4.04%) SAP CO
2 14 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 14 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (1.66%) Documaker
5 5 (1.19%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.19%) SAP PP
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (0.95%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.95%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.95%) HFM
6 4 (0.95%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.48%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.48%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.48%) SAP EHS
8 2 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.48%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.14%) HTTPS
2 7 (1.66%) HTTP
2 7 (1.66%) SSL
3 5 (1.19%) LDAP
4 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.71%) Internet
5 3 (0.71%) SAN
5 3 (0.71%) DNS
5 3 (0.71%) FTP
5 3 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.48%) IPv4
6 2 (0.48%) IPv6
6 2 (0.48%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (20.19%) Data Warehouse
2 74 (17.58%) SQL Server
3 37 (8.79%) PowerCenter
4 29 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (5.23%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (3.56%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 14 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (2.85%) Oracle ODI
9 12 (2.85%) BusinessObjects XI
10 11 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (2.38%) QlikView
12 9 (2.14%) Big Data
13 8 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
14 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 6 (1.43%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 21 (4.99%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (4.28%) JIRA
3 8 (1.90%) Toad
4 5 (1.19%) LSMW
5 3 (0.71%) ERwin
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.48%) Subversion
6 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.48%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 122 (28.98%) Finance
2 63 (14.96%) Banking
3 21 (4.99%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (3.33%) Marketing
6 11 (2.61%) Retail
7 9 (2.14%) Billing
7 9 (2.14%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.43%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.95%) Local Government
11 3 (0.71%) German Language
11 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.71%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.71%) Back Office
12 2 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.48%) Legal
12 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.48%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 173 (41.09%) Analyst
2 121 (28.74%) Data Analyst
3 61 (14.49%) Developer
4 49 (11.64%) Architect
5 44 (10.45%) Consultant
6 29 (6.89%) Business Analyst
7 28 (6.65%) Quality Analyst
7 28 (6.65%) Data Quality Analyst
8 26 (6.18%) Informatica Developer
9 24 (5.70%) Data Manager
10 23 (5.46%) Data Architect
11 21 (4.99%) Functional Analyst
12 20 (4.75%) SAP Analyst
12 20 (4.75%) SAP Data Analyst
12 20 (4.75%) Data Consultant
13 19 (4.51%) NHS Data Analyst
14 12 (2.85%) Data Migration Analyst
14 12 (2.85%) SAP Functional Analyst
15 11 (2.61%) Banking Business Analyst
15 11 (2.61%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.79%) XML
2 22 (5.23%) Web Services
3 13 (3.09%) Middleware
3 13 (3.09%) .NET
4 12 (2.85%) HTML
5 10 (2.38%) jQuery
6 9 (2.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (1.66%) WebCenter
8 6 (1.43%) JMS
8 6 (1.43%) JDBC
9 3 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.71%) CSS
10 2 (0.48%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.48%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.48%) Ember.js
10 2 (0.48%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.48%) XSD
10 2 (0.48%) XSLT
10 2 (0.48%) SOAP
10 2 (0.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.40%) NHS
2 31 (7.36%) Data Integration
3 30 (7.13%) Reference Data
4 17 (4.04%) FMCG
5 16 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.85%) Data Extraction
7 10 (2.38%) AS400
8 7 (1.66%) iSeries
9 6 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.43%) Open Source
10 5 (1.19%) Data Conversion
10 5 (1.19%) Derivative
11 4 (0.95%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.71%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.71%) Wiki
12 3 (0.71%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.48%) Replication
13 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.48%) W3C
13 2 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.38%) Windows
2 9 (2.14%) UNIX
3 3 (0.71%) Solaris
3 3 (0.71%) Linux
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%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.24%) AIX
4 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (30.40%) Data Management
2 99 (23.52%) Migration
3 98 (23.28%) Data Analysis
4 95 (22.57%) ETL
5 94 (22.33%) Data Modelling
6 93 (22.09%) Data Migration
7 79 (18.76%) Business Intelligence
8 62 (14.73%) Data Cleansing
9 59 (14.01%) Data Governance
10 56 (13.30%) Master Data Management
11 47 (11.16%) Data Mapping
12 35 (8.31%) Validation
12 35 (8.31%) Analytics
13 31 (7.36%) Project Management
14 30 (7.13%) Data Architecture
15 27 (6.41%) SOA
16 26 (6.18%) Workflow
16 26 (6.18%) Quality Management
17 19 (4.51%) Information Governance
18 18 (4.28%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 142 (33.73%) SQL
2 19 (4.51%) PL/SQL
3 15 (3.56%) VB
3 15 (3.56%) VBA
4 10 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.14%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 7 (1.66%) Java
6 7 (1.66%) Python
6 7 (1.66%) Jython
7 6 (1.43%) R
8 4 (0.95%) C#
8 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.71%) C
10 2 (0.48%) C++
10 2 (0.48%) Delphi
10 2 (0.48%) XPath
11 1 (0.24%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 21 (4.99%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.56%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.09%) Degree
4 5 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) ACCA
6 2 (0.48%) CIMA
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) APMP
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.28%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) Basel II
3 2 (0.48%) Basel III
3 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.24%) COREP
System Software
1 9 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) vSphere
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (5.46%) Oracle EDQ
2 11 (2.61%) Control-M
3 9 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.66%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.48%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 126 (29.93%) Oracle
2 95 (22.57%) Informatica
3 62 (14.73%) SAP
4 43 (10.21%) Microsoft
5 34 (8.08%) Trillium
6 29 (6.89%) Business Objects
7 27 (6.41%) Ab Initio
8 21 (4.99%) Siebel
8 21 (4.99%) Talend
9 16 (3.80%) IBM
10 12 (2.85%) GoldenSource
10 12 (2.85%) Tableau
11 10 (2.38%) Cognos
12 8 (1.90%) DataFlux
13 7 (1.66%) Confirmit
13 7 (1.66%) Sybase
13 7 (1.66%) Teradata
14 6 (1.43%) Vertica
14 6 (1.43%) Remedy
15 5 (1.19%) Google
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Jonathan Garth
Rate: Good Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Associates
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 20 days ago