The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 260 321 277
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -44
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 159 68 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.73% 3.87% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 43 113
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £260 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.40 £12.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-13.31% -15.78%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2056 1759 2309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.50% 8.14% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1192 1493
Average daily rate £450 £465 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 67
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.32 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +24.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.49 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £135.00 £31.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Data Quality
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 45 £450 +0.05% 12
Westminster - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Bexleyheath - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 84 (31.23%) SQL
2 75 (27.88%) Finance
3 70 (26.02%) Migration
3 70 (26.02%) Data Analysis
4 67 (24.91%) Data Management
5 64 (23.79%) Oracle
5 64 (23.79%) Data Migration
6 58 (21.56%) Informatica
7 57 (21.19%) Banking
8 55 (20.45%) SAP
9 53 (19.70%) Data Modelling
10 52 (19.33%) SQL Server
11 50 (18.59%) Data Cleansing
12 49 (18.22%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (17.10%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (15.99%) Data Mapping
15 41 (15.24%) ETL
15 41 (15.24%) MS Excel
16 34 (12.64%) NHS
17 32 (11.90%) Data Governance
18 28 (10.41%) Validation
19 26 (9.67%) Reference Data
20 24 (8.92%) Investment Banking
21 23 (8.55%) Data Integration
22 20 (7.43%) Quality Management
22 20 (7.43%) Microsoft
23 19 (7.06%) Talend
23 19 (7.06%) Talend Open Studio
24 18 (6.69%) Master Data Management
24 18 (6.69%) PowerCenter

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (4.09%) SAS
2 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.12%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) FileNet
3 1 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.86%) MS Office
3 5 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.12%) Stata
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (6.32%) SAP CO
2 16 (5.95%) SAP FI
2 16 (5.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.23%) SAP SRM
3 6 (2.23%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.86%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.86%) SAP HR
4 5 (1.86%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.49%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.12%) SAP PP
6 3 (1.12%) HFM
7 2 (0.74%) SAP EHS
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle TCA
8 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.37%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) LDAP
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 49 (18.22%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (6.69%) PowerCenter
4 16 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.09%) QlikView
6 10 (3.72%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.97%) DataStage
8 7 (2.60%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.86%) Star Schema
10 5 (1.86%) MS Access
10 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.49%) DB2
11 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.12%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (1.12%) Big Data
12 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (0.74%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 19 (7.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (4.83%) LSMW
2 13 (4.83%) JIRA
3 5 (1.86%) ERwin
4 3 (1.12%) Toad
4 3 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (27.88%) Finance
2 57 (21.19%) Banking
3 24 (8.92%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.09%) Marketing
5 9 (3.35%) Retail
6 8 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.86%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.49%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.49%) Back Office
9 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.12%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Billing
10 2 (0.74%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 133 (49.44%) Analyst
2 92 (34.20%) Data Analyst
3 46 (17.10%) Developer
4 28 (10.41%) SAP Data Analyst
4 28 (10.41%) SAP Analyst
5 26 (9.67%) Architect
6 23 (8.55%) Functional Analyst
6 23 (8.55%) Business Analyst
7 21 (7.81%) Consultant
8 18 (6.69%) Data Quality Analyst
8 18 (6.69%) Quality Analyst
9 15 (5.58%) Data Manager
10 14 (5.20%) SAP Functional Analyst
11 13 (4.83%) Informatica Developer
12 12 (4.46%) NHS Data Analyst
13 11 (4.09%) Data Architect
14 10 (3.72%) Data Migration Analyst
14 10 (3.72%) Project Manager
15 9 (3.35%) Data Quality Manager
15 9 (3.35%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.86%) .NET
2 4 (1.49%) Middleware
2 4 (1.49%) HTML
2 4 (1.49%) HTML5
3 3 (1.12%) CSS
4 2 (0.74%) Web Services
4 2 (0.74%) XML
5 1 (0.37%) jQuery
5 1 (0.37%) LINQ
5 1 (0.37%) WCF
5 1 (0.37%) Ember.js
5 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.37%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.37%) J2EE
5 1 (0.37%) ODBC
5 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.64%) NHS
2 26 (9.67%) Reference Data
3 23 (8.55%) Data Integration
4 16 (5.95%) FMCG
5 9 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.97%) AS400
7 7 (2.60%) iSeries
8 5 (1.86%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.86%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.12%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.12%) Open Source
9 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.74%) Economics
10 2 (0.74%) Statistics
10 2 (0.74%) Equities
10 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.74%) Informatics
10 2 (0.74%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.37%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.60%) UNIX
2 6 (2.23%) Windows
3 3 (1.12%) Linux
4 2 (0.74%) SUSE
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.02%) Migration
1 70 (26.02%) Data Analysis
2 67 (24.91%) Data Management
3 64 (23.79%) Data Migration
4 53 (19.70%) Data Modelling
5 50 (18.59%) Data Cleansing
6 46 (17.10%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (15.99%) Data Mapping
8 41 (15.24%) ETL
9 32 (11.90%) Data Governance
10 28 (10.41%) Validation
11 20 (7.43%) Quality Management
12 18 (6.69%) Master Data Management
13 17 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (6.32%) CRM
13 17 (6.32%) Analytics
14 15 (5.58%) Asset Management
14 15 (5.58%) Data Validation
15 14 (5.20%) Data Architecture
15 14 (5.20%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 84 (31.23%) SQL
2 16 (5.95%) VB
3 13 (4.83%) VBA
4 9 (3.35%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.86%) R
6 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.49%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.12%) PHP
8 2 (0.74%) Java
9 1 (0.37%) C#
9 1 (0.37%) C++
9 1 (0.37%) Delphi
9 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (2.60%) Degree
2 5 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.23%) QA
2 4 (1.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) Basel II
3 2 (0.74%) Basel III
4 1 (0.37%) COREP
4 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 12 (4.46%) Control-M
2 5 (1.86%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (23.79%) Oracle
2 58 (21.56%) Informatica
3 55 (20.45%) SAP
4 20 (7.43%) Microsoft
5 19 (7.06%) Talend
6 12 (4.46%) Trillium
7 11 (4.09%) DataFlux
7 11 (4.09%) GoldenSource
8 10 (3.72%) Tableau
9 9 (3.35%) IBM
9 9 (3.35%) Business Objects
10 8 (2.97%) Teradata
11 5 (1.86%) Vertica
11 5 (1.86%) Sybase
11 5 (1.86%) Ab Initio
12 4 (1.49%) Netezza
12 4 (1.49%) Cognos
13 3 (1.12%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
14 2 (0.74%) Siebel
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