The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 11 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 16 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.47% 0.63% 1.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.11% 14.29% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +83.75%
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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
38 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.11% 4.40% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +9.52%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 20 (71.43%) Data Management
2 19 (67.86%) ETL
3 18 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (60.71%) Data Architecture
4 17 (60.71%) Master Data Management
5 4 (14.29%) Information Management
5 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (10.71%) Finance
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) IT Governance
6 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Data Governance
6 3 (10.71%) Data Virtualisation
7 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) OLAP
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (7.14%) SAS
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) OLAP
3 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
4 1 (3.57%) QlikView
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Architect
1 19 (67.86%) Data Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Governance Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Data Quality Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Governance Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.57%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Data Management
2 19 (67.86%) ETL
3 17 (60.71%) Data Architecture
3 17 (60.71%) Master Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Information Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Data Governance
5 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Data Virtualisation
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) IT Governance
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Teradata