The first table below looks at the demand for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 67 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.32% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.08% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £455 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.40 £12.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-13.31% -15.78%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
49 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.31% 6.01% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 24
Average daily rate £375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £363 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £590 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Data Quality
East of England

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Quality
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) NHS

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos