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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 240 179 195
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 513 682 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.32% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.93% 13.88% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 478 304
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £600 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 12
Median hourly rate £16.09 £20.68 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% +14.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.57 £12.75 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.40 £25.69 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £21.64 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-37.61% +31.15%
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
4692 4915 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.41% 9.53% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3020 3265 2836
Median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 175 189
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £43.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -38 244 £485 +4.86% 36
South East -14 98 £425 -5.55% 9
West Midlands -31 43 £375 -6.25% 1
East of England -7 29 £450 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire -26 27 £440 -4.60% 3
East Midlands +6 24 £350 -22.22% 2
North West -21 21 £414 -19.26% 14
South West -16 12 £425 +41.66% 2
Midlands -1 6 £550 +10.00%
North East -39 4 £400 -32.48%
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 416 (38.34%) SQL
2 350 (32.26%) Data Modelling
3 338 (31.15%) Finance
4 335 (30.88%) Data Management
5 246 (22.67%) Data Analysis
6 245 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
7 235 (21.66%) ETL
8 214 (19.72%) Data Warehouse
9 211 (19.45%) Migration
9 211 (19.45%) Data Governance
10 186 (17.14%) Oracle
11 168 (15.48%) Master Data Management
12 165 (15.21%) Data Migration
13 156 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
14 149 (13.73%) Microsoft
15 143 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
16 142 (13.09%) SQL Server
17 137 (12.63%) Data Architecture
18 132 (12.17%) Analytics
19 128 (11.80%) SAP
20 127 (11.71%) Data Cleansing
21 126 (11.61%) Banking
22 118 (10.88%) MS Excel
23 113 (10.41%) Project Management
24 107 (9.86%) Quality Management
25 92 (8.48%) Data Integration
26 90 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
26 90 (8.29%) Validation
27 89 (8.20%) Data Transformation
28 86 (7.93%) Relational Database

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 82 (7.56%) SAS
2 31 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.03%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.01%) Apache
4 11 (1.01%) Apache Pig
5 7 (0.65%) NetWeaver
6 6 (0.55%) Confluence
6 6 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.46%) PowerExchange
7 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.28%) CMS
9 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.28%) WordPress
10 2 (0.18%) Drupal
10 2 (0.18%) IIS
10 2 (0.18%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.18%) SAP EP
10 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 118 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 42 (3.87%) MS Office
4 21 (1.94%) MS Project
5 14 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.83%) SPSS
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.092%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.83%) SAP MDM
4 8 (0.74%) HFM
4 8 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
5 7 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.46%) Lorenzo
7 5 (0.46%) Maximo
7 5 (0.46%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.46%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.37%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.37%) Unica
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.29%) Office 365
2 11 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.74%) SaaS
4 7 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (0.55%) Boomi
5 6 (0.55%) Oracle CX
6 4 (0.37%) PaaS
7 3 (0.28%) Force.com
7 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.18%) IaaS
8 2 (0.18%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.18%) Taleo
9 1 (0.092%) AdWords
9 1 (0.092%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.092%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.55%) Intranet
2 4 (0.37%) Internet
3 2 (0.18%) ATM
3 2 (0.18%) HTTP
3 2 (0.18%) NAS
3 2 (0.18%) SSL
4 1 (0.092%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.092%) Extranet
4 1 (0.092%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (19.72%) Data Warehouse
2 142 (13.09%) SQL Server
3 86 (7.93%) Relational Database
4 64 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (5.62%) Big Data
6 54 (4.98%) BusinessObjects
7 53 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (4.61%) IBM InfoSphere
9 44 (4.06%) Data Mining
10 43 (3.96%) Oracle Database
11 39 (3.59%) Hadoop
11 39 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 35 (3.23%) QlikView
13 33 (3.04%) RDBMS
14 32 (2.95%) DB2
15 31 (2.86%) NoSQL
16 29 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (2.40%) MS Access
18 22 (2.03%) Apache Hive
19 21 (1.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 42 (3.87%) Talend Open Studio
2 26 (2.40%) ERwin
3 24 (2.21%) JIRA
4 15 (1.38%) LSMW
5 14 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.92%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.83%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.65%) Ant
10 4 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.28%) Gradle
11 3 (0.28%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.28%) JUnit
11 3 (0.28%) Selenium
11 3 (0.28%) TestNG
11 3 (0.28%) Toad
12 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.18%) Maven
13 1 (0.092%) TestDirector
General
1 338 (31.15%) Finance
2 126 (11.61%) Banking
3 49 (4.52%) Marketing
4 43 (3.96%) Retail
5 35 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 30 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.94%) Legal
8 19 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.92%) Advertising
11 10 (0.92%) Front Office
12 7 (0.65%) Law
12 7 (0.65%) Publishing
12 7 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.55%) Electronics
14 5 (0.46%) Back Office
14 5 (0.46%) Billing
14 5 (0.46%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.46%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 424 (39.08%) Analyst
2 248 (22.86%) Data Analyst
3 176 (16.22%) Architect
4 149 (13.73%) Developer
5 121 (11.15%) Data Architect
6 97 (8.94%) Business Analyst
7 64 (5.90%) Consultant
8 60 (5.53%) Data Quality Analyst
9 56 (5.16%) Data Manager
10 42 (3.87%) SQL Analyst
11 39 (3.59%) Data Business Analyst
11 39 (3.59%) SQL Developer
12 37 (3.41%) Quality Analyst
13 35 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 32 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (2.86%) Data Consultant
16 29 (2.67%) Data Modeller
16 29 (2.67%) Migration Analyst
16 29 (2.67%) SQL Data Analyst
17 27 (2.49%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.52%) XML
2 32 (2.95%) Web Services
3 19 (1.75%) SOAP
4 16 (1.47%) REST
5 15 (1.38%) .NET
6 14 (1.29%) MDX
7 12 (1.11%) JSON
8 8 (0.74%) ASP.NET
8 8 (0.74%) XSD
9 7 (0.65%) EDI
10 6 (0.55%) BAPI
10 6 (0.55%) Middleware
11 5 (0.46%) XML Schema
12 4 (0.37%) RESTful
12 4 (0.37%) SAP XI
12 4 (0.37%) WSDL
13 3 (0.28%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 156 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (8.48%) Data Integration
3 84 (7.74%) Reference Data
4 82 (7.56%) Management Information System
5 58 (5.35%) Data Structures
6 51 (4.70%) NHS
7 39 (3.59%) Data Extraction
8 34 (3.13%) Data Conversion
9 30 (2.76%) Visualisation
10 29 (2.67%) Credit Risk
11 28 (2.58%) Statistics
12 16 (1.47%) Computer Science
13 13 (1.20%) Data Centre
13 13 (1.20%) Equities
14 10 (0.92%) Taxonomies
14 10 (0.92%) User Experience
15 9 (0.83%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.65%) AS400
16 7 (0.65%) Learning Management System
17 6 (0.55%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 34 (3.13%) Unix
2 20 (1.84%) Linux
3 16 (1.47%) Windows
4 3 (0.28%) AIX
4 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.18%) Android
5 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.18%) Solaris
6 1 (0.092%) MVS
6 1 (0.092%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.092%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.092%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (32.26%) Data Modelling
2 335 (30.88%) Data Management
3 246 (22.67%) Data Analysis
4 245 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 235 (21.66%) ETL
6 211 (19.45%) Data Governance
6 211 (19.45%) Migration
7 168 (15.48%) Master Data Management
8 165 (15.21%) Data Migration
9 143 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (12.63%) Data Architecture
11 132 (12.17%) Analytics
12 127 (11.71%) Data Cleansing
13 113 (10.41%) Project Management
14 107 (9.86%) Quality Management
15 90 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 90 (8.29%) Validation
16 89 (8.20%) Data Transformation
17 73 (6.73%) CRM
18 68 (6.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 416 (38.34%) SQL
2 60 (5.53%) Java
3 41 (3.78%) T-SQL
4 36 (3.32%) PL/SQL
5 16 (1.47%) Scala
6 15 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 15 (1.38%) R
7 14 (1.29%) C
7 14 (1.29%) C#
7 14 (1.29%) Python
8 13 (1.20%) C++
9 11 (1.01%) VBA
10 9 (0.83%) VB
11 8 (0.74%) SPARQL
12 7 (0.65%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.55%) Groovy
14 5 (0.46%) ABAP
15 4 (0.37%) PHP
15 4 (0.37%) RPG
15 4 (0.37%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 86 (7.93%) Degree
2 60 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 49 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.46%) ISEB
6 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.18%) ACCA
7 2 (0.18%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.18%) CIMA
7 2 (0.18%) CISSP
7 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.18%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.092%) APMP
8 1 (0.092%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.092%) ECDL
8 1 (0.092%) PhD
8 1 (0.092%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.092%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.35%) QA
2 17 (1.57%) Solvency II
3 10 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.83%) ISO20022
5 6 (0.55%) GxP
6 5 (0.46%) SLA
7 4 (0.37%) Basel II
7 4 (0.37%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.28%) FINREP
8 3 (0.28%) GCP
9 2 (0.18%) Basel III
9 2 (0.18%) COREP
9 2 (0.18%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.092%) GLP
10 1 (0.092%) GMP
10 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.092%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.092%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.092%) HDFS
2 1 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (1.20%) Oracle EDQ
2 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (0.46%) Control-M
4 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.092%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.092%) SCCM
6 1 (0.092%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 186 (17.14%) Oracle
2 149 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 128 (11.80%) SAP
4 81 (7.47%) Informatica
5 46 (4.24%) Tableau
6 42 (3.87%) Talend
7 33 (3.04%) IBM
7 33 (3.04%) Teradata
8 29 (2.67%) Trillium
9 24 (2.21%) Cognos
10 21 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.20%) DataFlux
11 13 (1.20%) Hyperion
11 13 (1.20%) Netezza
12 9 (0.83%) Ab Initio
12 9 (0.83%) Sybase
13 8 (0.74%) Google
13 8 (0.74%) Splunk
14 7 (0.65%) GoldenSource
15 6 (0.55%) Siebel
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £750 per day but flexible
Posted: Yesterday
London
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £295 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £500 per annum + travel opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago