The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank - 25 22
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.09% 1.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 18.18% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-33.94% +80.31%
Data Quality
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.95% 5.98% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Average daily rate £550 £405 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.80% -14.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Pattern Recognition
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ABAP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Migration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Master Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Pattern Recognition
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau