The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 48 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% 0.39% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.36% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-33.94% +80.31%
Data Quality
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.20% 6.38% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 8
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +102.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Gloucestershire region.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +8 1 £475 -
Data Quality
South West

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) XPath
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) Data Guard

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) OLTP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) BPEL
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle