The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 98 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 9 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.70% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.26% 7.43% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £545 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% -18.18%
Data Quality
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
124 175 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.92% 9.37% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 74
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +56.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) SAS
4 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Front Office
4 3 (20.00%) Back Office
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Advertising

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) QGIS
3 1 (6.67%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Back Office
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office
4 2 (13.33%) Advertising
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) International Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) SSIS Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) SSRS Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Middle Office Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Middle Office Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) BPR
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) hybris
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Talend
2 1 (6.67%) Trillium
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago