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 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 19 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.67% - 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
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
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
12 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.00% 1.50% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate £500 £380 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -36.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
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 the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) SAP HANA
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) IBM

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) SAP HANA
2 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata