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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 218 189 216
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 526 665 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.32% 1.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.74% 13.08% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 442 345
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.86% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.57 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.01 £52.47 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.33%
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
4479 5086 4827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.73% 10.06% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2932 3175 3161
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 185 204
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +3.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 274 £450 - 37
South East -11 71 £438 +6.06% 11
West Midlands -7 47 £369 -10.06% 5
North West +22 40 £425 +19.71% 5
Yorkshire -34 34 £475 +18.75% 7
East of England +4 20 £400 - 3
East Midlands -14 18 £482 +13.41% 1
South West +8 16 £285 -24.00% 3
North East -29 6 £450 +2.85%
Midlands +6 1 £650 +116.66% 1
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 381 (38.29%) SQL
2 333 (33.47%) Data Modelling
3 263 (26.43%) Data Management
4 252 (25.33%) ETL
5 232 (23.32%) Finance
6 212 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
7 207 (20.80%) Migration
8 206 (20.70%) Data Analysis
9 203 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
10 180 (18.09%) Oracle
11 168 (16.88%) Data Migration
12 167 (16.78%) Data Governance
13 151 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
14 140 (14.07%) Microsoft
15 139 (13.97%) Data Architecture
16 136 (13.67%) SAP
17 135 (13.57%) SQL Server
17 135 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
18 112 (11.26%) Analytics
19 110 (11.06%) Data Cleansing
20 105 (10.55%) MS Excel
21 102 (10.25%) Management Information System
22 100 (10.05%) Data Integration
23 98 (9.85%) Master Data Management
24 95 (9.55%) Degree
25 94 (9.45%) Banking
26 87 (8.74%) Relational Database
27 83 (8.34%) Validation
28 82 (8.24%) Big Data
29 78 (7.84%) Project Management

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 42 (4.22%) SAS
2 30 (3.02%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.21%) Apache
5 11 (1.11%) nginx
6 10 (1.01%) Confluence
7 9 (0.90%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.60%) Drupal
8 6 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.60%) JBoss
9 5 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.30%) Documentum
10 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.30%) WordPress
11 2 (0.20%) CMS
11 2 (0.20%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.20%) PowerExchange
11 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 105 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.92%) MS Office
3 37 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (1.41%) SPSS
6 11 (1.11%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.50%) MS Project
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 24 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.80%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.50%) Lorenzo
7 5 (0.50%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.40%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
8 4 (0.40%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.30%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.30%) Maximo
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.41%) Office 365
3 11 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (0.70%) Boomi
6 6 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.30%) Force.com
7 3 (0.30%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.20%) G Suite
8 2 (0.20%) SaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.80%) Intranet
2 6 (0.60%) NAS
3 3 (0.30%) Internet
3 3 (0.30%) Wireless
4 2 (0.20%) NGN
4 2 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.10%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
2 135 (13.57%) SQL Server
3 87 (8.74%) Relational Database
4 82 (8.24%) Big Data
5 63 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (5.23%) DB2
7 52 (5.23%) Hadoop
8 43 (4.32%) Oracle Database
9 41 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
10 37 (3.72%) NoSQL
11 36 (3.62%) IBM InfoSphere
12 33 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (2.61%) Power BI
14 25 (2.51%) Data Mining
15 24 (2.41%) OLAP
15 24 (2.41%) QlikView
15 24 (2.41%) RDBMS
16 23 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
17 22 (2.21%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (4.92%) ERwin
2 35 (3.52%) JIRA
3 20 (2.01%) Jenkins
4 19 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (1.51%) LSMW
6 14 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.70%) Gradle
7 7 (0.70%) IntelliJ
7 7 (0.70%) JUnit
7 7 (0.70%) TestNG
8 6 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
8 6 (0.60%) Selenium
9 5 (0.50%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.40%) gulp
10 4 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.40%) webpack
11 3 (0.30%) JMeter
12 2 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 232 (23.32%) Finance
2 94 (9.45%) Banking
3 59 (5.93%) Marketing
4 50 (5.03%) Retail
5 23 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.01%) Legal
6 20 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (1.41%) Billing
9 13 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.90%) Front Office
11 8 (0.80%) Publishing
11 8 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.70%) Law
13 6 (0.60%) Advertising
13 6 (0.60%) Back Office
14 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.30%) Electronics
15 3 (0.30%) French Language
16 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 361 (36.28%) Analyst
2 230 (23.12%) Data Analyst
3 172 (17.29%) Architect
4 143 (14.37%) Developer
5 132 (13.27%) Data Architect
6 101 (10.15%) Consultant
7 64 (6.43%) Business Analyst
8 61 (6.13%) Data Consultant
9 54 (5.43%) Data Quality Analyst
10 48 (4.82%) Data Manager
11 42 (4.22%) SQL Analyst
12 37 (3.72%) Quality Analyst
13 35 (3.52%) SAP Consultant
14 32 (3.22%) SQL Data Analyst
15 28 (2.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 28 (2.81%) Data Business Analyst
15 28 (2.81%) SAP Data Consultant
16 26 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
17 23 (2.31%) Data Quality Consultant
17 23 (2.31%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.32%) XML
2 25 (2.51%) .NET
3 17 (1.71%) Web Services
4 16 (1.61%) AngularJS
5 15 (1.51%) Node.js
5 15 (1.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 14 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 13 (1.31%) JSON
8 12 (1.21%) HTML
8 12 (1.21%) Kafka
8 12 (1.21%) REST
9 11 (1.11%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.11%) CSS
10 9 (0.90%) jQuery
10 9 (0.90%) Spring
11 8 (0.80%) SOAP
12 7 (0.70%) MDX
13 6 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.60%) BAPI
13 6 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (10.25%) Management Information System
3 100 (10.05%) Data Integration
4 73 (7.34%) Data Structures
5 45 (4.52%) Visualisation
6 44 (4.42%) Data Extraction
7 42 (4.22%) Statistics
8 39 (3.92%) Reference Data
9 36 (3.62%) NHS
10 30 (3.02%) Data Conversion
11 16 (1.61%) Credit Risk
12 15 (1.51%) FMCG
13 13 (1.31%) Computer Science
14 12 (1.21%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.90%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.90%) Data Centre
15 9 (0.90%) Taxonomies
16 8 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
16 8 (0.80%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (2.91%) Linux
2 27 (2.71%) Unix
3 17 (1.71%) Windows
4 2 (0.20%) AIX
4 2 (0.20%) Android
4 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (33.47%) Data Modelling
2 263 (26.43%) Data Management
3 252 (25.33%) ETL
4 207 (20.80%) Migration
5 206 (20.70%) Data Analysis
6 203 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
7 168 (16.88%) Data Migration
8 167 (16.78%) Data Governance
9 151 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
10 139 (13.97%) Data Architecture
11 112 (11.26%) Analytics
12 110 (11.06%) Data Cleansing
13 98 (9.85%) Master Data Management
14 83 (8.34%) Validation
15 78 (7.84%) Project Management
16 77 (7.74%) Quality Management
17 64 (6.43%) Data Transformation
18 63 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 60 (6.03%) Information Management
20 59 (5.93%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 381 (38.29%) SQL
2 52 (5.23%) Java
3 50 (5.03%) T-SQL
4 47 (4.72%) Python
5 31 (3.12%) PL/SQL
6 30 (3.02%) JavaScript
7 25 (2.51%) R
8 23 (2.31%) VBA
9 17 (1.71%) C++
10 16 (1.61%) C#
11 15 (1.51%) C
11 15 (1.51%) PHP
12 13 (1.31%) Scala
13 9 (0.90%) ABAP
14 7 (0.70%) VB
15 6 (0.60%) ES6
16 5 (0.50%) Haskell
16 5 (0.50%) Ruby
16 5 (0.50%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 95 (9.55%) Degree
2 50 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (0.80%) CLAS
4 8 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.20%) ISEB
7 2 (0.20%) PMP
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.10%) AAT
8 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.10%) ECDL
8 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.52%) QA
2 20 (2.01%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (1.11%) SLA
4 7 (0.70%) GxP
5 6 (0.60%) ISO20022
6 4 (0.40%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) COBIT
9 1 (0.10%) Basel III
9 1 (0.10%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.10%) GCP
9 1 (0.10%) GLP
9 1 (0.10%) GMP
System Software
1 13 (1.31%) Docker
2 11 (1.11%) Corosync
2 11 (1.11%) Squid
3 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.50%) HDFS
5 4 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 11 (1.11%) Pacemaker
1 11 (1.11%) Puppet
2 4 (0.40%) Ambari
2 4 (0.40%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (0.40%) Oozie
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.20%) Control-M
3 2 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.10%) Ansible
4 1 (0.10%) Netcool
4 1 (0.10%) SCCM
4 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 180 (18.09%) Oracle
2 140 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 136 (13.67%) SAP
4 53 (5.33%) Tableau
5 47 (4.72%) Informatica
6 38 (3.82%) IBM
7 32 (3.22%) Teradata
8 30 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (2.91%) Sybase
10 19 (1.91%) Talend
11 17 (1.71%) Netezza
12 15 (1.51%) Cognos
13 14 (1.41%) GoldenSource
14 13 (1.31%) Trillium
15 9 (0.90%) Google
16 8 (0.80%) Hyperion
17 7 (0.70%) DataFlux
17 7 (0.70%) hybris
17 7 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
18 5 (0.50%) Workday
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