The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 162 179 165
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 304 281 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.43% 1.33% 1.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.84% 13.92% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 160 162
Average daily rate £450 £450 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £9.39 £27.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.85% +83.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £24.00 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-32.95% +58.80%
Data Quality
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2048 2018 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.65% 9.52% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1391 1399
Average daily rate £465 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 27
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £45.25 £63.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 54 £450 +12.50% 23
Brentford +8 4 £450 -13.87%
Feltham - 3 £375 -
Croydon -10 2 - -
Hendon - 2 £400 -
Docklands, London +5 1 £375 -31.81%
Uxbridge +2 1 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £575 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 240 (41.67%) SQL
2 179 (31.08%) Finance
3 153 (26.56%) Data Modelling
4 146 (25.35%) Data Management
5 138 (23.96%) Business Intelligence
6 131 (22.74%) ETL
7 122 (21.18%) Data Analysis
8 119 (20.66%) Data Warehouse
9 115 (19.97%) Analytical Skills
10 108 (18.75%) Banking
11 105 (18.23%) Migration
12 101 (17.53%) Analytics
13 99 (17.19%) Microsoft
14 97 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (14.58%) Data Governance
16 83 (14.41%) SQL Server
17 82 (14.24%) MS Excel
18 80 (13.89%) Oracle
19 79 (13.72%) Data Migration
20 74 (12.85%) Project Management
21 72 (12.50%) Informatica
22 67 (11.63%) Data Architecture
23 66 (11.46%) Validation
24 58 (10.07%) Degree
25 55 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 53 (9.20%) Master Data Management
27 50 (8.68%) Data Integration
28 49 (8.51%) Big Data
29 48 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
29 48 (8.33%) Security Cleared

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (3.47%) SAS
2 11 (1.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.87%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.69%) Apache
6 4 (0.69%) Confluence
7 2 (0.35%) FileNet
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.35%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) GemFire
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Node.js
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 82 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.73%) MS Office
3 24 (4.17%) MS Project
4 23 (3.99%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.39%) SAP CRM
3 7 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.52%) HFM
4 3 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.52%) Unica
5 2 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Faxination
6 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.17%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.39%) Office 365
2 7 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.35%) HTTP
1 2 (0.35%) SSL
2 1 (0.17%) DWDM
2 1 (0.17%) Intranet
2 1 (0.17%) SSH
2 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (20.66%) Data Warehouse
2 83 (14.41%) SQL Server
3 55 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (8.51%) Big Data
5 38 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (5.90%) Relational Database
7 32 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 28 (4.86%) Pentaho
9 26 (4.51%) QlikView
9 26 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (3.30%) RDBMS
12 16 (2.78%) Oracle Database
13 15 (2.60%) Apache Hive
14 14 (2.43%) PowerCenter
15 13 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (2.08%) Data Mining
16 12 (2.08%) Star Schema
17 11 (1.91%) DB2
17 11 (1.91%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (2.60%) JIRA
2 14 (2.43%) ERwin
3 7 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.87%) Toad
5 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.52%) LSMW
6 3 (0.52%) Subversion
7 2 (0.35%) Ant
7 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.35%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.17%) Maven
8 1 (0.17%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 179 (31.08%) Finance
2 108 (18.75%) Banking
3 32 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 17 (2.95%) Financial Institution
5 16 (2.78%) Legal
5 16 (2.78%) Marketing
5 16 (2.78%) Retail
6 11 (1.91%) Front Office
7 9 (1.56%) Advertising
8 5 (0.87%) Korean Language
8 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.69%) Back Office
9 4 (0.69%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.52%) French Language
10 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Games
11 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 251 (43.58%) Analyst
2 136 (23.61%) Data Analyst
3 100 (17.36%) Developer
4 82 (14.24%) Architect
5 81 (14.06%) Business Analyst
6 62 (10.76%) Data Architect
7 45 (7.81%) Consultant
8 41 (7.12%) Data Business Analyst
9 32 (5.56%) Data Quality Analyst
10 28 (4.86%) Banking Analyst
11 27 (4.69%) SQL Developer
12 25 (4.34%) SQL Analyst
13 23 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 23 (3.99%) ETL Developer
13 23 (3.99%) Risk Analyst
14 22 (3.82%) SQL Data Analyst
15 20 (3.47%) Data Consultant
15 20 (3.47%) Informatica Developer
16 18 (3.13%) Project Manager
17 17 (2.95%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.86%) XML
2 21 (3.65%) Apache Avro
3 12 (2.08%) MDX
4 9 (1.56%) .NET
5 6 (1.04%) XBRL
6 5 (0.87%) REST
6 5 (0.87%) SOAP
6 5 (0.87%) Web Services
7 4 (0.69%) HTML
7 4 (0.69%) XSD
8 3 (0.52%) D3.js
8 3 (0.52%) Java EE
8 3 (0.52%) JSON
9 2 (0.35%) BAPI
9 2 (0.35%) COM
9 2 (0.35%) JMS
9 2 (0.35%) Kafka
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.35%) Spring
9 2 (0.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 115 (19.97%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.68%) Data Integration
3 47 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 47 (8.16%) Reference Data
4 34 (5.90%) Data Structures
5 28 (4.86%) Visualisation
6 27 (4.69%) NHS
7 20 (3.47%) Computer Science
8 19 (3.30%) Derivative
9 17 (2.95%) Market Risk
10 14 (2.43%) CMDB
11 13 (2.26%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.91%) Taxonomies
13 10 (1.74%) Credit Risk
13 10 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (1.56%) Data Extraction
14 9 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (1.56%) Learning Management System
15 8 (1.39%) Mathematics
16 7 (1.22%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.08%) Windows
2 30 (5.21%) Linux
3 9 (1.56%) Unix
4 4 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.35%) AIX
5 2 (0.35%) Android
5 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (26.56%) Data Modelling
2 146 (25.35%) Data Management
3 138 (23.96%) Business Intelligence
4 131 (22.74%) ETL
5 122 (21.18%) Data Analysis
6 105 (18.23%) Migration
7 101 (17.53%) Analytics
8 97 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
9 84 (14.58%) Data Governance
10 79 (13.72%) Data Migration
11 74 (12.85%) Project Management
12 67 (11.63%) Data Architecture
13 66 (11.46%) Validation
14 53 (9.20%) Master Data Management
15 48 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
16 41 (7.12%) Data Analytics
17 40 (6.94%) Business Analysis
18 38 (6.60%) CRM
19 37 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
20 35 (6.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 240 (41.67%) SQL
2 39 (6.77%) Java
3 29 (5.03%) T-SQL
4 25 (4.34%) R
5 23 (3.99%) PHP
6 21 (3.65%) PL/SQL
7 17 (2.95%) VBA
8 16 (2.78%) Python
8 16 (2.78%) Ruby
9 13 (2.26%) C#
10 11 (1.91%) VB
11 9 (1.56%) Perl
12 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.87%) VBScript
13 4 (0.69%) C
14 3 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.52%) Scala
15 2 (0.35%) C++
16 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (10.07%) Degree
2 48 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.08%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.08%) ISEB
5 9 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.22%) PMP
7 6 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.69%) IIBA
9 2 (0.35%) APMP
9 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.35%) MCP
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.17%) ACCA
10 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) CIMA
10 1 (0.17%) CITP
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.99%) QA
2 6 (1.04%) ISO20022
2 6 (1.04%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.69%) Basel II
3 4 (0.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.35%) COREP
4 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) Basel III
5 1 (0.17%) BS7666
5 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.52%) DBAmp
2 3 (0.52%) Jitterbit
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.52%) SCCM
2 3 (0.52%) WSUS
3 1 (0.17%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 99 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 80 (13.89%) Oracle
3 72 (12.50%) Informatica
4 41 (7.12%) Tableau
5 39 (6.77%) SAP
6 28 (4.86%) Alteryx
7 21 (3.65%) Cloudera
8 14 (2.43%) Cognos
8 14 (2.43%) IBM
9 12 (2.08%) Ab Initio
9 12 (2.08%) Teradata
10 11 (1.91%) Bloomberg
11 10 (1.74%) Reuters
11 10 (1.74%) Siebel
12 9 (1.56%) Trillium
13 8 (1.39%) WorldPay
14 7 (1.22%) Talend
15 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (0.87%) Hyperion
17 4 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
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