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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
UK / England
Rank 228 181 195
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 440 631 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 1.36% 1.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.84% 13.33% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 427 304
Median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 12
Median hourly rate £18.88 £18.75 £21.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.49 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £52.47 £30.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.97 £19.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-7.87% -6.02%

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
4058 4734 4256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.77% 10.17% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2632 2963 2687
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 181 160
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +79.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £13.33 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £59.20 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -43 219 £450 - 47
South East -6 63 £450 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -14 43 £400 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire -16 34 £425 +13.33% 10
North West +17 28 £425 +1.49% 5
South West +17 23 £418 +15.17% 4
East Midlands -13 11 £338 -20.58% 2
East of England -17 10 £438 +9.37% 10
North East -14 8 £438 -20.45% 2
Midlands -3 1 £650 +100.00%
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 373 (40.32%) SQL
2 311 (33.62%) Data Modelling
3 252 (27.24%) Data Management
4 242 (26.16%) ETL
5 208 (22.49%) Data Warehouse
6 197 (21.30%) Finance
7 192 (20.76%) Business Intelligence
8 188 (20.32%) Data Analysis
9 174 (18.81%) Migration
10 158 (17.08%) Oracle
11 143 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
12 141 (15.24%) Data Governance
12 141 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
13 138 (14.92%) Data Migration
14 130 (14.05%) Microsoft
15 126 (13.62%) SQL Server
16 122 (13.19%) SAP
17 113 (12.22%) Data Architecture
18 107 (11.57%) Analytics
19 106 (11.46%) Management Information System
20 102 (11.03%) MS Excel
21 99 (10.70%) Data Integration
22 96 (10.38%) Degree
23 90 (9.73%) Data Cleansing
24 84 (9.08%) Big Data
24 84 (9.08%) Project Management
25 83 (8.97%) Master Data Management
26 81 (8.76%) Banking
27 80 (8.65%) Data Structures
28 73 (7.89%) 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 43 (4.65%) SAS
2 26 (2.81%) Apache Spark
3 16 (1.73%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.19%) Apache
4 11 (1.19%) Apache Pig
4 11 (1.19%) nginx
5 7 (0.76%) Confluence
6 6 (0.65%) JBoss
7 5 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.43%) Drupal
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.22%) Documentum
11 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.11%) IIS
11 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 102 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.65%) MS Office
3 29 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (1.19%) SPSS
6 10 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.54%) MS Project
8 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.76%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.54%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.54%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.54%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.43%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.32%) HFM
7 3 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.32%) SAP QM
7 3 (0.32%) SystmOne
8 2 (0.22%) Lorenzo
8 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
3 9 (0.97%) Office 365
4 7 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.65%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.54%) Boomi
7 3 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.22%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Force.com
9 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.76%) Intranet
2 5 (0.54%) NAS
3 3 (0.32%) Wireless
4 2 (0.22%) Internet
4 2 (0.22%) NGN
4 2 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (22.49%) Data Warehouse
2 126 (13.62%) SQL Server
3 84 (9.08%) Big Data
4 73 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 66 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (6.92%) Hadoop
7 59 (6.38%) DB2
8 50 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
10 34 (3.68%) Apache Hive
10 34 (3.68%) Oracle Database
11 31 (3.35%) IBM InfoSphere
11 31 (3.35%) NoSQL
12 28 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (2.81%) Power BI
14 25 (2.70%) QlikView
15 24 (2.59%) MongoDB
16 23 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
17 22 (2.38%) OLAP
18 19 (2.05%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (4.65%) ERwin
2 32 (3.46%) JIRA
3 19 (2.05%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
4 15 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.19%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.97%) LSMW
7 7 (0.76%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
8 6 (0.65%) Selenium
9 5 (0.54%) Gradle
9 5 (0.54%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.54%) JUnit
9 5 (0.54%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.54%) TestNG
10 4 (0.43%) gulp
10 4 (0.43%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.43%) webpack
11 3 (0.32%) JMeter
11 3 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 197 (21.30%) Finance
2 81 (8.76%) Banking
3 53 (5.73%) Retail
4 49 (5.30%) Marketing
5 28 (3.03%) Legal
6 15 (1.62%) Billing
7 14 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.86%) Law
9 8 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.86%) Publishing
9 8 (0.86%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.65%) Advertising
10 6 (0.65%) Front Office
11 4 (0.43%) Back Office
11 4 (0.43%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.22%) French Language
12 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.11%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 340 (36.76%) Analyst
2 219 (23.68%) Data Analyst
3 143 (15.46%) Architect
4 134 (14.49%) Developer
5 117 (12.65%) Data Architect
6 98 (10.59%) Consultant
7 58 (6.27%) Data Consultant
8 56 (6.05%) Business Analyst
9 49 (5.30%) Data Manager
9 49 (5.30%) Data Quality Analyst
10 42 (4.54%) SQL Analyst
11 39 (4.22%) Quality Analyst
12 34 (3.68%) SQL Data Analyst
13 31 (3.35%) SAP Consultant
14 27 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 25 (2.70%) Data Business Analyst
16 24 (2.59%) SAP Data Consultant
17 23 (2.49%) Data Quality Consultant
18 22 (2.38%) ETL Analyst
19 20 (2.16%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.81%) XML
2 24 (2.59%) .NET
3 16 (1.73%) AngularJS
4 15 (1.62%) Node.js
4 15 (1.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 13 (1.41%) REST
6 12 (1.30%) ASP.NET
6 12 (1.30%) HTML
6 12 (1.30%) Kafka
7 11 (1.19%) CSS
7 11 (1.19%) Web Services
8 10 (1.08%) .NET Framework
9 9 (0.97%) jQuery
10 8 (0.86%) JSON
11 7 (0.76%) Spring
12 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (0.65%) MDX
12 6 (0.65%) RESTful
12 6 (0.65%) XSD
12 6 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 143 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (11.46%) Management Information System
3 99 (10.70%) Data Integration
4 80 (8.65%) Data Structures
5 55 (5.95%) Visualisation
6 42 (4.54%) Reference Data
7 38 (4.11%) Statistics
8 35 (3.78%) NHS
9 32 (3.46%) Data Extraction
10 21 (2.27%) Data Conversion
11 20 (2.16%) Credit Risk
12 14 (1.51%) Computer Science
12 14 (1.51%) FMCG
13 12 (1.30%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.19%) Social Media
15 9 (0.97%) Taxonomies
15 9 (0.97%) Virtual Team
16 8 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
16 8 (0.86%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.81%) Unix
2 24 (2.59%) Linux
3 15 (1.62%) Windows
4 3 (0.32%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.22%) AIX
5 2 (0.22%) Android
5 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (33.62%) Data Modelling
2 252 (27.24%) Data Management
3 242 (26.16%) ETL
4 192 (20.76%) Business Intelligence
5 188 (20.32%) Data Analysis
6 174 (18.81%) Migration
7 141 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (15.24%) Data Governance
8 138 (14.92%) Data Migration
9 113 (12.22%) Data Architecture
10 107 (11.57%) Analytics
11 90 (9.73%) Data Cleansing
12 84 (9.08%) Project Management
13 83 (8.97%) Master Data Management
14 68 (7.35%) Validation
15 64 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 56 (6.05%) Quality Management
17 52 (5.62%) ERP
17 52 (5.62%) Information Management
18 50 (5.41%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 373 (40.32%) SQL
2 56 (6.05%) Python
3 55 (5.95%) T-SQL
4 46 (4.97%) Java
5 31 (3.35%) JavaScript
6 30 (3.24%) R
7 29 (3.14%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.27%) VBA
9 19 (2.05%) C++
10 14 (1.51%) C#
11 13 (1.41%) C
11 13 (1.41%) PHP
12 9 (0.97%) ABAP
12 9 (0.97%) Scala
13 7 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (0.76%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.65%) ES6
15 5 (0.54%) VB
16 4 (0.43%) Perl
17 3 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (10.38%) Degree
2 54 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.86%) CLAS
4 8 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.43%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.43%) PMP
7 1 (0.11%) ACCA
7 1 (0.11%) CCAB
7 1 (0.11%) CFA
7 1 (0.11%) ISEB
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.73%) QA
2 18 (1.95%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.19%) SLA
4 6 (0.65%) ISO20022
5 5 (0.54%) GDPR
6 4 (0.43%) GxP
6 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.22%) COBIT
7 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
8 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
System Software
1 13 (1.41%) Docker
2 11 (1.19%) Corosync
2 11 (1.19%) Squid
3 5 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.54%) HDFS
4 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (1.19%) Pacemaker
1 11 (1.19%) Puppet
2 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.43%) Ambari
3 4 (0.43%) Control-M
3 4 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.43%) Oozie
4 3 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
5 2 (0.22%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) Netcool
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 158 (17.08%) Oracle
2 130 (14.05%) Microsoft
3 122 (13.19%) SAP
4 53 (5.73%) Tableau
5 38 (4.11%) IBM
6 33 (3.57%) Sybase
6 33 (3.57%) Teradata
7 31 (3.35%) Informatica
8 23 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (2.05%) Netezza
10 15 (1.62%) Talend
11 14 (1.51%) Cognos
12 13 (1.41%) Splunk
13 12 (1.30%) Cloudera
13 12 (1.30%) GoldenSource
14 10 (1.08%) MapR
14 10 (1.08%) Nuix
15 9 (0.97%) Google
16 7 (0.76%) Hyperion
16 7 (0.76%) Trillium
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