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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 351 378 372
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 230 172 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.07% 4.75% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 93 84
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£450 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +62.50%
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
3789 3619 3040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.91% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2258 2158 1729
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 132 195
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £22.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -27.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -14 120 £450 - 22
South East 0 37 £375 -21.05% 10
South West -1 22 £506 +20.53% 2
Yorkshire -7 15 £395 -12.22% 1
North West -5 14 £455 -9.00% 2
East of England +6 10 £401 -11.00%
West Midlands -4 7 £369 -1.66%
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 122 (29.83%) Data Modelling
2 118 (28.85%) SQL
3 109 (26.65%) Finance
4 108 (26.41%) Migration
5 102 (24.94%) Data Management
5 102 (24.94%) Data Governance
6 96 (23.47%) Data Analysis
7 92 (22.49%) Data Migration
8 88 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
9 81 (19.80%) Data Warehouse
10 67 (16.38%) Oracle
11 66 (16.14%) ETL
12 57 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 57 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (12.96%) SAP
14 51 (12.47%) Banking
15 50 (12.22%) SQL Server
16 48 (11.74%) Microsoft
17 43 (10.51%) Informatica
18 40 (9.78%) Quality Management
19 38 (9.29%) NHS
20 37 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (9.05%) Data Architecture
21 36 (8.80%) Data Cleansing
21 36 (8.80%) Data Integration
22 34 (8.31%) MS Excel
23 31 (7.58%) Business Analysis
24 30 (7.33%) Project Management
24 30 (7.33%) Logical Data Model
25 29 (7.09%) CRM

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (4.16%) SAS
2 14 (3.42%) WebLogic
3 10 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 34 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.91%) MS Office
3 10 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.47%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.98%) SPSS
7 2 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) SAP SD
1 10 (2.44%) Documaker
2 9 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.47%) SAP MDM
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.73%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.73%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.73%) HFM
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.49%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.49%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.49%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.49%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.49%) SAP HR-PA
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.44%) HTTPS
1 10 (2.44%) SSL
2 5 (1.22%) LDAP
2 5 (1.22%) HTTP
2 5 (1.22%) Internet
3 4 (0.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (19.80%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 27 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.89%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 17 (4.16%) Data Mining
7 16 (3.91%) PowerCenter
7 16 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.67%) Oracle ODI
9 14 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.93%) DataStage
10 12 (2.93%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.69%) IBM InfoSphere
12 10 (2.44%) OLAP
13 9 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (2.20%) QualityStage
13 9 (2.20%) Star Schema
13 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (2.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (2.93%) JIRA
2 8 (1.96%) LSMW
3 6 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.98%) ERwin
4 4 (0.98%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.98%) Subversion
4 4 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.98%) Toad
5 1 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 109 (26.65%) Finance
2 51 (12.47%) Banking
3 16 (3.91%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.67%) Marketing
5 12 (2.93%) Retail
5 12 (2.93%) Legal
6 11 (2.69%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.69%) Billing
7 8 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.98%) Welsh Language
9 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.98%) Electronics
10 3 (0.73%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.73%) French Language
10 3 (0.73%) German Language
11 2 (0.49%) Front Office
11 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 171 (41.81%) Analyst
2 121 (29.58%) Data Analyst
3 57 (13.94%) Business Analyst
4 55 (13.45%) Developer
5 54 (13.20%) Architect
6 51 (12.47%) Consultant
7 43 (10.51%) Quality Analyst
7 43 (10.51%) Data Quality Analyst
8 35 (8.56%) Data Architect
9 28 (6.85%) Data Consultant
10 22 (5.38%) Data Modeller
10 22 (5.38%) Data Manager
11 18 (4.40%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.42%) Business Data Analyst
13 13 (3.18%) SAP Consultant
14 11 (2.69%) Informatica Developer
14 11 (2.69%) Data Governance Manager
14 11 (2.69%) Governance Manager
15 9 (2.20%) NHS Data Analyst
15 9 (2.20%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.91%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (3.67%) Middleware
3 13 (3.18%) Web Services
4 10 (2.44%) JMS
4 10 (2.44%) WebCenter
4 10 (2.44%) JDBC
5 8 (1.96%) XML
6 6 (1.47%) HTML
7 5 (1.22%) .NET
8 4 (0.98%) J2EE
8 4 (0.98%) XSD
8 4 (0.98%) XSLT
8 4 (0.98%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.98%) JPA
9 3 (0.73%) SAP PI
9 3 (0.73%) Web Dynpro
9 3 (0.73%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (0.73%) BAPI
9 3 (0.73%) SAP ALE
9 3 (0.73%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.29%) NHS
3 36 (8.80%) Data Integration
4 26 (6.36%) Reference Data
5 22 (5.38%) FMCG
6 16 (3.91%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.93%) Data Extraction
8 11 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.96%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.71%) Informatics
11 6 (1.47%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.22%) Replication
13 4 (0.98%) W3C
13 4 (0.98%) DTV
14 3 (0.73%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.73%) Equities
14 3 (0.73%) Derivative
14 3 (0.73%) Credit Risk
15 2 (0.49%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.20%) UNIX
2 8 (1.96%) Linux
3 5 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (29.83%) Data Modelling
2 108 (26.41%) Migration
3 102 (24.94%) Data Management
3 102 (24.94%) Data Governance
4 96 (23.47%) Data Analysis
5 92 (22.49%) Data Migration
6 88 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (16.14%) ETL
8 57 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (9.78%) Quality Management
10 37 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (9.05%) Data Architecture
11 36 (8.80%) Data Cleansing
12 31 (7.58%) Business Analysis
13 30 (7.33%) Project Management
13 30 (7.33%) Logical Data Model
14 29 (7.09%) Data Mapping
14 29 (7.09%) Validation
14 29 (7.09%) CRM
15 24 (5.87%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (28.85%) SQL
2 21 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 17 (4.16%) PL/SQL
4 14 (3.42%) Java
4 14 (3.42%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.44%) Python
6 9 (2.20%) C#
7 7 (1.71%) C
8 6 (1.47%) Perl
8 6 (1.47%) VBA
8 6 (1.47%) VB
9 5 (1.22%) C++
9 5 (1.22%) Jython
9 5 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 4 (0.98%) XPath
11 3 (0.73%) SAPscript
11 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.73%) ABAP
12 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (3.67%) Degree
1 15 (3.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.47%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.47%) ISEB
4 3 (0.73%) VCP4
5 1 (0.24%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.85%) QA
2 12 (2.93%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) GAMP
5 1 (0.24%) GxP
5 1 (0.24%) FATCA
System Software
1 15 (3.67%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (3.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (1.96%) Oracle EDQ
3 5 (1.22%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.24%) Ambari
4 1 (0.24%) Oozie
4 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.24%) Munin
4 1 (0.24%) OpenView
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 67 (16.38%) Oracle
2 53 (12.96%) SAP
3 48 (11.74%) Microsoft
4 43 (10.51%) Informatica
5 29 (7.09%) Business Objects
6 28 (6.85%) Trillium
7 20 (4.89%) IBM
8 18 (4.40%) DataFlux
9 15 (3.67%) Siebel
10 11 (2.69%) Teradata
11 10 (2.44%) Remedy
12 8 (1.96%) Tableau
13 7 (1.71%) HP
13 7 (1.71%) Cerner
13 7 (1.71%) Cognos
14 6 (1.47%) Talend
15 5 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
16 4 (0.98%) Google
16 4 (0.98%) Greenplum
17 3 (0.73%) Netezza
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day - 3 months contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Egham
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + dependent on contract duration
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £550 - £551 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago