The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 58 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% 0.87% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.21% 19.44% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £396 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.67 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.51% +100.00%
Data Quality
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
53 36 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.15% 4.46% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 33
Average daily rate £388 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £257 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Quality across the Glasgow region.

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) Data Management
4 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Informatica
5 7 (25.93%) Master Data Management
6 6 (22.22%) PowerCenter
6 6 (22.22%) UNIX
6 6 (22.22%) Teradata
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (18.52%) MS Access
7 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
8 4 (14.81%) Metadata Management
8 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.81%) ETL
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
9 3 (11.11%) XSLT
9 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
9 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
10 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.41%) MS Excel

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) PowerCenter
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) MS Access
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) DataStage
4 1 (3.70%) QualityStage
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Data Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Informatica Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Designer
6 4 (14.81%) Lead Designer
6 4 (14.81%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Data Quality Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Data Management
2 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) Master Data Management
4 6 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) Metadata Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Time Management
9 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
9 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Informatica
2 6 (22.22%) Teradata
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Trillium
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft