The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 83 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.53% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.85% 8.06% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £9.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.00%
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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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
73 62 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.73% 6.52% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 24
Average daily rate £325 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 10
Average hourly rate £11.99 - £10.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 - £7.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 - £16.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (50.00%) Trillium
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Trillium
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) IBM