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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 312 370 400
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +30
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 300 191 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.54% 4.94% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 112 102
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£430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £413 £395
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.64 £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.17% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.67 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.51% +100.00%
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
3978 3868 3439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.00% 8.08% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 2409 2123
Average daily rate £425 £410 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 170 125
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £42.50 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +6.34%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 140 £470 -4.81% 25
South East +41 75 £450 +5.88% 8
West Midlands +11 22 £413 +3.12% 7
East of England +10 22 £425 +38.21% 5
Yorkshire -15 19 £330 -23.69% 7
North West -16 10 £700 +33.33% 2
South West -13 9 £325 -29.72% 1
East Midlands -4 3 £350 - 1
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 196 (35.64%) Data Management
2 170 (30.91%) SQL
3 147 (26.73%) Finance
4 136 (24.73%) Data Modelling
5 131 (23.82%) Data Warehouse
6 125 (22.73%) Data Governance
7 124 (22.55%) ETL
8 122 (22.18%) Informatica
9 121 (22.00%) Data Analysis
10 119 (21.64%) Oracle
11 104 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
12 100 (18.18%) Migration
13 95 (17.27%) Banking
14 88 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
15 84 (15.27%) Data Migration
16 81 (14.73%) Master Data Management
17 72 (13.09%) Microsoft
18 71 (12.91%) SQL Server
19 69 (12.55%) Quality Management
20 64 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
21 57 (10.36%) PowerCenter
22 54 (9.82%) Reference Data
23 53 (9.64%) Data Integration
24 51 (9.27%) MS Excel
25 49 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
26 47 (8.55%) Analytics
27 45 (8.18%) SAP
28 43 (7.82%) NHS
28 43 (7.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 38 (6.91%) Trillium

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 37 (6.73%) SAS
2 19 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 17 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.27%) PowerExchange
6 5 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (0.55%) CMS
8 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.18%) Mule
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.18%) IIS
10 1 (0.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 51 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.36%) MS Office
3 23 (4.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.55%) PowerPivot
4 14 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.00%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) SPSS
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.82%) Oracle TCA
2 11 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.45%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.73%) SAP APO
5 4 (0.73%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.73%) SAP MDM
5 4 (0.73%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.55%) Maximo
6 3 (0.55%) HFM
6 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.55%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.36%) Unica
7 2 (0.36%) Documaker
7 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.18%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.18%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.36%) SoftLayer
2 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.27%) Internet
2 6 (1.09%) Intranet
3 4 (0.73%) FTP
3 4 (0.73%) HTTPS
3 4 (0.73%) SSL
4 3 (0.55%) LDAP
5 1 (0.18%) SAN
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (23.82%) Data Warehouse
2 71 (12.91%) SQL Server
3 57 (10.36%) PowerCenter
4 43 (7.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (6.91%) Oracle Database
6 34 (6.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (5.27%) Relational Database
9 28 (5.09%) Data Mining
10 22 (4.00%) Hadoop
11 20 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
11 20 (3.64%) RDBMS
12 19 (3.45%) QlikView
12 19 (3.45%) DataStage
12 19 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 14 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (2.18%) OLAP
16 11 (2.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 13 (2.36%) ERwin
2 12 (2.18%) JIRA
3 8 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.91%) LSMW
4 5 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.73%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.73%) Subversion
6 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.55%) Toad
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.18%) Hudson
7 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.18%) eggPlant
General
1 147 (26.73%) Finance
2 95 (17.27%) Banking
3 24 (4.36%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.82%) Retail
4 21 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.27%) Marketing
6 15 (2.73%) Legal
7 8 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.09%) Front Office
9 4 (0.73%) Advertising
10 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.55%) Electronics
10 3 (0.55%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.55%) French Language
10 3 (0.55%) German Language
10 3 (0.55%) Billing
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 220 (40.00%) Analyst
2 154 (28.00%) Data Analyst
3 94 (17.09%) Developer
4 71 (12.91%) Architect
5 63 (11.45%) Quality Analyst
5 63 (11.45%) Data Quality Analyst
6 62 (11.27%) Consultant
7 61 (11.09%) Business Analyst
8 40 (7.27%) Data Architect
8 40 (7.27%) Informatica Developer
9 37 (6.73%) Data Consultant
10 30 (5.45%) Data Manager
11 28 (5.09%) Project Manager
12 18 (3.27%) Information Analyst
12 18 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 17 (3.09%) Oracle Consultant
14 16 (2.91%) Data Modeller
14 16 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (2.36%) Quality Manager
15 13 (2.36%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.36%) .NET
1 13 (2.36%) Middleware
1 13 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (2.00%) MDX
3 10 (1.82%) Web Services
3 10 (1.82%) XML
4 7 (1.27%) XSD
4 7 (1.27%) XSLT
5 5 (0.91%) JMS
5 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.91%) WebCenter
6 4 (0.73%) JDBC
6 4 (0.73%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.55%) HTML
7 3 (0.55%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (0.55%) SOAP
7 3 (0.55%) CSS
7 3 (0.55%) REST
7 3 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 88 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (9.82%) Reference Data
3 53 (9.64%) Data Integration
4 43 (7.82%) NHS
5 32 (5.82%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.82%) Data Extraction
7 19 (3.45%) Visualisation
8 15 (2.73%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.73%) FMCG
9 14 (2.55%) Credit Risk
10 11 (2.00%) Informatics
11 10 (1.82%) Statistics
12 8 (1.45%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.45%) Oracle Exalytics
13 5 (0.91%) Market Risk
13 5 (0.91%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.91%) Equities
13 5 (0.91%) Derivative
14 4 (0.73%) Clustering
14 4 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.82%) UNIX
2 19 (3.45%) Linux
3 10 (1.82%) Windows
4 8 (1.45%) AIX
5 2 (0.36%) Solaris
5 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (35.64%) Data Management
2 136 (24.73%) Data Modelling
3 125 (22.73%) Data Governance
4 124 (22.55%) ETL
5 121 (22.00%) Data Analysis
6 104 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
7 100 (18.18%) Migration
8 84 (15.27%) Data Migration
9 81 (14.73%) Master Data Management
10 69 (12.55%) Quality Management
11 64 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 47 (8.55%) Analytics
14 38 (6.91%) Business Analysis
15 36 (6.55%) Information Management
15 36 (6.55%) Validation
15 36 (6.55%) CRM
16 35 (6.36%) Data Architecture
17 34 (6.18%) Data Cleansing
17 34 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 170 (30.91%) SQL
2 32 (5.82%) T-SQL
3 18 (3.27%) C#
4 16 (2.91%) PL/SQL
5 15 (2.73%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.18%) C
6 12 (2.18%) Java
7 8 (1.45%) VBA
7 8 (1.45%) R
8 7 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.91%) Perl
10 4 (0.73%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.73%) C++
10 4 (0.73%) VB
10 4 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (0.73%) XPath
11 3 (0.55%) Python
11 3 (0.55%) SAPscript
11 3 (0.55%) ABAP
12 1 (0.18%) Jython
Qualifications
1 27 (4.91%) Degree
2 7 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.91%) ISEB
4 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.45%) QA
2 14 (2.55%) Solvency II
3 5 (0.91%) Basel II
4 3 (0.55%) SLA
5 2 (0.36%) COREP
5 2 (0.36%) FINREP
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) GAMP
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.18%) GxP
6 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (2.18%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.27%) Oracle EDQ
2 6 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.73%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.18%) Ambari
5 1 (0.18%) Oozie
5 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.18%) Munin
5 1 (0.18%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.18%) OpenView
5 1 (0.18%) Control-M
5 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 122 (22.18%) Informatica
2 119 (21.64%) Oracle
3 72 (13.09%) Microsoft
4 45 (8.18%) SAP
5 38 (6.91%) Trillium
6 37 (6.73%) Business Objects
7 35 (6.36%) IBM
8 24 (4.36%) Teradata
9 16 (2.91%) Ab Initio
10 13 (2.36%) Netezza
10 13 (2.36%) DataFlux
11 9 (1.64%) Tableau
12 8 (1.45%) Talend
12 8 (1.45%) WorldPay
13 7 (1.27%) HP
14 6 (1.09%) Cognos
14 6 (1.09%) Siebel
15 5 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
15 5 (0.91%) GoldenSource
16 4 (0.73%) Greenplum
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: based on experience
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Hook, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
LA International
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adroit People Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £623.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
HFG
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London Bridge
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago