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 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
Rank 69 60 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 17 39 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 2.72% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.83% 23.93% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 0
Median daily rate £520 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
101 163 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.12% 11.38% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 107 87
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £628 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% -
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 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 20 January 2017.

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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 13 (44.83%) Data Modelling
2 10 (34.48%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Data Governance
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) SAP
4 8 (27.59%) IBM InfoSphere
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (24.14%) Data Architecture
5 7 (24.14%) Data Management
5 7 (24.14%) DB2
6 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Information Governance
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
7 5 (17.24%) ETL
8 4 (13.79%) SAS
8 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Banking
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
9 3 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (10.34%) Physical Data Model

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 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (24.14%) DB2
3 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.45%) DataStage
7 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (3.45%) Redis
7 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Data Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Data Quality Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Data Quality Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Governance Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Governance Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Data Modelling
2 10 (34.48%) Data Governance
3 7 (24.14%) Data Architecture
3 7 (24.14%) Data Management
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) ETL
5 5 (17.24%) Information Governance
5 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (10.34%) Data Privacy
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) IBM
2 8 (27.59%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau