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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 43 41
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.78% 1.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.82% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £26.35
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -25.98%

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
26 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.96% 11.40% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 40
Median daily rate £439 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £254 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £900 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £30.50 £55.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.04% +122.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared