The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
North West / Merseyside
Rank 38 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.29% 0.62% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.38% 13.33% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -40.00%

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 Merseyside region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.39% 4.63% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 15
Median daily rate £488 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £490 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 4 - -
Data Quality
North West

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Information Management
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Tableau
4 2 (22.22%) Records Management
5 1 (11.11%) Case Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ETL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Tableau Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Records Management
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Case Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) SAP