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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 87 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 21 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 2.13% 1.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.94% 19.19% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 4
Median daily rate £400 £368 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -28.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £297 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.68% +50.00%
Data Quality
West Yorkshire

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
124 172 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.55% 11.10% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 137 96
Median daily rate £400 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £231 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -1.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+29.93% +3.85%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 32 (82.05%) Data Modelling
2 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 23 (58.97%) Data Analysis
2 23 (58.97%) Data Governance
3 20 (51.28%) Data Management
3 20 (51.28%) Quality Management
4 15 (38.46%) Information Management
4 15 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 15 (38.46%) IBM InfoSphere
5 14 (35.90%) Data Mapping
5 14 (35.90%) IBM
6 12 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (30.77%) Data Structures
7 10 (25.64%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
7 10 (25.64%) Star Schema
8 9 (23.08%) Time Management
9 8 (20.51%) Coaching
9 8 (20.51%) SQL
10 7 (17.95%) Data Mining
10 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
11 6 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.38%) Oracle
12 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
12 5 (12.82%) SAS
12 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (12.82%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) IBM InfoSphere
2 12 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (25.64%) Star Schema
4 7 (17.95%) Data Mining
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) ERwin
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 18 (46.15%) Data Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Data Modeller
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Data Modeller
5 5 (12.82%) Business Data Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Data Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Data Scientist
8 2 (5.13%) Governance Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Data Modelling
2 23 (58.97%) Data Analysis
2 23 (58.97%) Data Governance
3 20 (51.28%) Data Management
3 20 (51.28%) Quality Management
4 15 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 15 (38.46%) Information Management
5 14 (35.90%) Data Mapping
6 9 (23.08%) Time Management
7 8 (20.51%) Coaching
8 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.82%) Analytics
10 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.82%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
11 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
12 3 (7.69%) Data Analytics
12 3 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) R
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) IBM
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) DataFlux
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Teradata
5 1 (2.56%) Trillium