The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 49 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.33% 0.75% 1.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.56% 7.32% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.33%
Data Quality
North 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 Lancashire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
39 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.04% 10.30% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 37
Median daily rate £395 £465 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +23.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £900 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.60 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +48.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £21.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.67%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Preston - 1 - -
Data Quality
North West

Data Quality
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) SPSS
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) ECDL
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SPSS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ECDL