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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 390 351 401
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +50
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 195 210 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.09% 6.02% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 114 76
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £296 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £8.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -29.16%
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
3828 3488 3301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.45% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2428 2123 1932
Average daily rate £400 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 125 221
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +13 120 £450 - 17
South West -7 25 £450 +12.50% 1
South East -52 14 £300 -29.41% 3
West Midlands -5 10 £338 -10.00% 2
North West -14 10 £480 -1.57% 2
Yorkshire -5 9 £240 -40.00% 2
East Midlands +1 3 £425 +21.42% 2
East of England -14 3 £380 -10.58% 2
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 113 (29.12%) SQL
2 112 (28.87%) Data Modelling
3 110 (28.35%) Finance
4 102 (26.29%) Migration
5 93 (23.97%) Data Management
5 93 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
6 83 (21.39%) Oracle
6 83 (21.39%) Data Migration
7 81 (20.88%) Data Analysis
8 75 (19.33%) Data Governance
9 74 (19.07%) Data Warehouse
10 70 (18.04%) ETL
11 60 (15.46%) SQL Server
12 58 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
13 48 (12.37%) Banking
14 46 (11.86%) Informatica
15 45 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
16 43 (11.08%) SAP
16 43 (11.08%) MS Excel
17 42 (10.82%) Microsoft
18 38 (9.79%) Data Integration
19 37 (9.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 35 (9.02%) Data Cleansing
21 34 (8.76%) Oracle ODI
21 34 (8.76%) Data Architecture
22 33 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
22 33 (8.51%) NHS
23 32 (8.25%) Oracle BI EE
24 31 (7.99%) Oracle Database
24 31 (7.99%) Project Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (6.44%) WebLogic
1 25 (6.44%) SAS
2 22 (5.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 20 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (4.64%) WebLogic Portal
5 16 (4.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 43 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.15%) MS Office
3 9 (2.32%) PowerPivot
4 8 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.29%) MS Project
6 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.77%) SPSS
8 2 (0.52%) Stata
9 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (5.67%) Oracle BPM
2 21 (5.41%) Documaker
3 14 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (3.09%) Oracle FAH
5 7 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.29%) SAP SD
6 5 (1.29%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.77%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.77%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.77%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.77%) HFM
7 3 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.52%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.52%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.52%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.52%) SAP HR-PA
9 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.67%) HTTPS
2 21 (5.41%) SSL
3 18 (4.64%) HTTP
4 6 (1.55%) Internet
5 5 (1.29%) LDAP
6 2 (0.52%) FTP
6 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.52%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (19.07%) Data Warehouse
2 60 (15.46%) SQL Server
3 37 (9.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (8.76%) Oracle ODI
5 32 (8.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 31 (7.99%) Oracle Database
7 21 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (5.15%) DataStage
9 18 (4.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 17 (4.38%) IBM InfoSphere
11 15 (3.87%) PowerCenter
12 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (2.58%) QualityStage
13 10 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (2.58%) MS Access
13 10 (2.58%) OLTP
13 10 (2.58%) SAP Data Services
14 9 (2.32%) OLAP
15 8 (2.06%) Data Mining
15 8 (2.06%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 21 (5.41%) JIRA
2 13 (3.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.29%) Toad
4 4 (1.03%) ERwin
4 4 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.03%) Subversion
4 4 (1.03%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.77%) LSMW
6 2 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 110 (28.35%) Finance
2 48 (12.37%) Banking
3 23 (5.93%) Financial Institution
4 22 (5.67%) Billing
5 19 (4.90%) Marketing
6 17 (4.38%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.29%) Legal
9 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.03%) Advertising
10 4 (1.03%) Retail
11 3 (0.77%) Electronics
11 3 (0.77%) Welsh Language
11 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Back Office
12 2 (0.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.52%) Local Government
13 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 160 (41.24%) Analyst
2 113 (29.12%) Data Analyst
3 52 (13.40%) Developer
4 47 (12.11%) Consultant
4 47 (12.11%) Business Analyst
5 37 (9.54%) Architect
5 37 (9.54%) Quality Analyst
5 37 (9.54%) Data Quality Analyst
6 21 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 20 (5.15%) Data Modeller
8 17 (4.38%) Data Manager
8 17 (4.38%) Project Manager
9 15 (3.87%) Data Consultant
10 14 (3.61%) Oracle Consultant
11 11 (2.84%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (2.84%) NHS Data Analyst
12 9 (2.32%) Oracle Developer
12 9 (2.32%) Informatica Developer
12 9 (2.32%) SAP Data Analyst
12 9 (2.32%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 26 (6.70%) Middleware
3 21 (5.41%) WebCenter
4 20 (5.15%) JMS
4 20 (5.15%) JDBC
5 15 (3.87%) XML
6 11 (2.84%) Web Services
6 11 (2.84%) HTML
7 9 (2.32%) .NET
8 5 (1.29%) jQuery
9 4 (1.03%) JPA
9 4 (1.03%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.03%) XSD
9 4 (1.03%) XSLT
10 3 (0.77%) J2EE
11 2 (0.52%) CSS
11 2 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.26%) iXBRL
12 1 (0.26%) XBRL
12 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.79%) Data Integration
3 33 (8.51%) NHS
4 23 (5.93%) Reference Data
5 10 (2.58%) FMCG
5 10 (2.58%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.32%) Credit Risk
6 9 (2.32%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.32%) Data Extraction
7 7 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.29%) Informatics
8 5 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.29%) Replication
9 4 (1.03%) W3C
9 4 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.03%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.77%) DTV
10 3 (0.77%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.84%) UNIX
2 9 (2.32%) Windows
3 5 (1.29%) Linux
4 2 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (28.87%) Data Modelling
2 102 (26.29%) Migration
3 93 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
3 93 (23.97%) Data Management
4 83 (21.39%) Data Migration
5 81 (20.88%) Data Analysis
6 75 (19.33%) Data Governance
7 70 (18.04%) ETL
8 45 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (9.02%) Data Cleansing
10 34 (8.76%) Data Architecture
11 33 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (7.99%) Project Management
13 30 (7.73%) Business Analysis
14 29 (7.47%) CRM
15 26 (6.70%) SOA
15 26 (6.70%) Validation
15 26 (6.70%) Data Mapping
15 26 (6.70%) Analytics
15 26 (6.70%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (29.12%) SQL
2 25 (6.44%) Bash Shell
3 23 (5.93%) Python
4 20 (5.15%) PL/SQL
5 18 (4.64%) Jython
5 18 (4.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 14 (3.61%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.58%) Java
8 8 (2.06%) C#
8 8 (2.06%) VBA
9 6 (1.55%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.55%) VB
9 6 (1.55%) C
10 5 (1.29%) C++
11 4 (1.03%) XPath
12 3 (0.77%) Perl
13 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (4.90%) Degree
2 17 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.32%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.29%) ACCA
5 5 (1.29%) CIMA
6 3 (0.77%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) HNC
8 1 (0.26%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.70%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) SLA
3 5 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.26%) FATCA
4 1 (0.26%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) Basel II
4 1 (0.26%) Basel III
System Software
1 24 (6.19%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (5.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (4.64%) Oracle Identity Management
3 13 (3.35%) Oracle EDQ
4 5 (1.29%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (21.39%) Oracle
2 46 (11.86%) Informatica
3 43 (11.08%) SAP
4 42 (10.82%) Microsoft
5 30 (7.73%) Trillium
6 29 (7.47%) Business Objects
7 25 (6.44%) Siebel
8 24 (6.19%) IBM
9 19 (4.90%) Remedy
10 17 (4.38%) Ab Initio
11 16 (4.12%) Teradata
12 13 (3.35%) DataFlux
12 13 (3.35%) Talend
13 10 (2.58%) Datanomic
14 9 (2.32%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (2.06%) Cognos
16 7 (1.80%) Google
17 6 (1.55%) Tableau
18 5 (1.29%) Facebook
18 5 (1.29%) Twitter
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