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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 391 389 421
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 196 174 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.75% 4.72% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 100 86
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£408 £469 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -31.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -31.37%
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
4122 3689 4273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.86% 7.66% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2531 2207 2425
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 146 206
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +26 100 £425 -15.00% 17
South East -15 28 £400 -5.88% 3
Yorkshire +9 22 £425 -26.08% 1
West Midlands -5 12 £363 -6.45%
South West -26 11 £456 +8.63% 4
East of England -26 8 £323 -0.76% 2
North West +5 7 £450 +30.43% 4
East Midlands +3 5 £475 - 2
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 133 (33.17%) Finance
2 131 (32.67%) SQL
3 121 (30.17%) Oracle
3 121 (30.17%) Data Management
4 89 (22.19%) Migration
5 88 (21.95%) Data Modelling
5 88 (21.95%) ETL
6 86 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
7 83 (20.70%) Data Warehouse
8 81 (20.20%) Data Analysis
9 78 (19.45%) Data Migration
10 76 (18.95%) Informatica
11 67 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
12 64 (15.96%) Data Governance
13 60 (14.96%) MS Excel
14 54 (13.47%) Banking
15 53 (13.22%) SQL Server
16 50 (12.47%) Master Data Management
17 48 (11.97%) Microsoft
18 46 (11.47%) SAP
19 39 (9.73%) Trillium
20 37 (9.23%) Oracle ODI
21 36 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 35 (8.73%) Data Architecture
23 34 (8.48%) Analytics
24 33 (8.23%) Data Cleansing
24 33 (8.23%) Data Integration
24 33 (8.23%) Project Management
24 33 (8.23%) SOA
24 33 (8.23%) NHS

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (6.48%) SAS
2 23 (5.74%) WebLogic
3 22 (5.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 21 (5.24%) WebLogic Portal
5 19 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (4.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (2.24%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.25%) IIS
9 3 (0.75%) CMS
9 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.25%) TWiki
Applications
1 60 (14.96%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.99%) MS Office
3 12 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.24%) MS Project
6 5 (1.25%) Stata
7 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (5.74%) Oracle BPM
2 21 (5.24%) Documaker
3 13 (3.24%) Oracle FAH
4 11 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.75%) SAP CO
7 5 (1.25%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.00%) HFM
8 4 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (1.00%) SAP MDM
8 4 (1.00%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.75%) SAP PP
10 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.50%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.50%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.50%) Cerner Millennium
10 2 (0.50%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.74%) HTTPS
2 21 (5.24%) SSL
2 21 (5.24%) HTTP
3 5 (1.25%) LDAP
4 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.75%) DNS
5 3 (0.75%) FTP
5 3 (0.75%) Internet
6 2 (0.50%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.25%) Firewall
7 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (20.70%) Data Warehouse
2 53 (13.22%) SQL Server
3 37 (9.23%) Oracle ODI
4 36 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 29 (7.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 23 (5.74%) PowerCenter
7 21 (5.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (5.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 18 (4.49%) IBM InfoSphere
9 15 (3.74%) DataStage
10 13 (3.24%) SAP Data Services
11 11 (2.74%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.74%) Big Data
12 10 (2.49%) QlikView
13 9 (2.24%) MS Access
14 8 (2.00%) OLTP
15 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.50%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 24 (5.99%) Talend Open Studio
2 23 (5.74%) JIRA
3 10 (2.49%) Toad
4 4 (1.00%) ERwin
5 2 (0.50%) Subversion
5 2 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 133 (33.17%) Finance
2 54 (13.47%) Banking
3 25 (6.23%) Financial Institution
4 22 (5.49%) Billing
5 17 (4.24%) Marketing
6 15 (3.74%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.00%) Retail
9 7 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.25%) Local Government
11 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.00%) Advertising
12 3 (0.75%) Legal
12 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.75%) Back Office
12 3 (0.75%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.75%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.50%) French Language
13 2 (0.50%) German Language
13 2 (0.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 150 (37.41%) Analyst
2 108 (26.93%) Data Analyst
3 51 (12.72%) Consultant
4 45 (11.22%) Developer
4 45 (11.22%) Architect
5 38 (9.48%) Business Analyst
6 27 (6.73%) Quality Analyst
6 27 (6.73%) Data Quality Analyst
7 26 (6.48%) Data Manager
8 22 (5.49%) Data Architect
9 21 (5.24%) Data Consultant
10 20 (4.99%) Project Manager
11 16 (3.99%) Informatica Developer
12 13 (3.24%) Oracle Consultant
13 11 (2.74%) Data Modeller
13 11 (2.74%) NHS Data Analyst
14 10 (2.49%) ETL Developer
14 10 (2.49%) Quality Manager
14 10 (2.49%) Data Quality Manager
15 9 (2.24%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.73%) XML
1 27 (6.73%) Middleware
2 23 (5.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (5.24%) WebCenter
4 20 (4.99%) JMS
4 20 (4.99%) JDBC
5 13 (3.24%) Web Services
6 9 (2.24%) .NET
7 8 (2.00%) HTML
8 6 (1.50%) jQuery
9 3 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.50%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.50%) CSS
10 2 (0.50%) XSD
10 2 (0.50%) XSLT
10 2 (0.50%) JPA
11 1 (0.25%) HTML5
11 1 (0.25%) iXBRL
11 1 (0.25%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.25%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.23%) Data Integration
2 33 (8.23%) NHS
3 23 (5.74%) Reference Data
4 15 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.24%) Credit Risk
5 9 (2.24%) Hedge funds
6 8 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.75%) FMCG
7 7 (1.75%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.50%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.50%) Derivative
9 4 (1.00%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.00%) Open Source
10 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.75%) Wiki
10 3 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.75%) AS400
11 2 (0.50%) Replication
11 2 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.49%) UNIX
2 11 (2.74%) Windows
3 3 (0.75%) Solaris
3 3 (0.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.25%) SUSE
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (30.17%) Data Management
2 89 (22.19%) Migration
3 88 (21.95%) ETL
3 88 (21.95%) Data Modelling
4 86 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
5 81 (20.20%) Data Analysis
6 78 (19.45%) Data Migration
7 64 (15.96%) Data Governance
8 50 (12.47%) Master Data Management
9 35 (8.73%) Data Architecture
10 34 (8.48%) Analytics
11 33 (8.23%) Data Cleansing
11 33 (8.23%) SOA
11 33 (8.23%) Project Management
12 32 (7.98%) Data Mapping
13 29 (7.23%) Business Analysis
14 28 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (5.74%) CRM
16 23 (5.74%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (32.67%) SQL
2 24 (5.99%) PL/SQL
3 23 (5.74%) Python
3 23 (5.74%) Bash Shell
4 21 (5.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 21 (5.24%) Jython
5 10 (2.49%) VBA
6 8 (2.00%) VB
7 7 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.75%) Java
8 6 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.50%) C
9 4 (1.00%) C#
9 4 (1.00%) C++
10 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.75%) R
11 2 (0.50%) XPath
11 2 (0.50%) Delphi
11 2 (0.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.74%) Degree
4 5 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.25%) ACCA
4 5 (1.25%) CIMA
5 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.25%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.25%) APMP
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.73%) QA
2 8 (2.00%) SLA
3 5 (1.25%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.75%) Basel II
5 2 (0.50%) Basel III
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) FATCA
6 1 (0.25%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.25%) COREP
System Software
1 21 (5.24%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (5.49%) Oracle EDQ
2 21 (5.24%) Oracle Identity Management
3 20 (4.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.75%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.50%) Control-M
5 2 (0.50%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.25%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 121 (30.17%) Oracle
2 76 (18.95%) Informatica
3 48 (11.97%) Microsoft
4 46 (11.47%) SAP
5 39 (9.73%) Trillium
6 28 (6.98%) Ab Initio
7 26 (6.48%) Business Objects
7 26 (6.48%) Siebel
8 24 (5.99%) IBM
8 24 (5.99%) Talend
9 20 (4.99%) Remedy
10 15 (3.74%) Cognos
11 12 (2.99%) Tableau
12 11 (2.74%) Teradata
12 11 (2.74%) Datanomic
13 9 (2.24%) DataFlux
14 8 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
15 6 (1.50%) Sybase
15 6 (1.50%) Vertica
16 5 (1.25%) Google
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