The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 51 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 6 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.98% 2.63% 1.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.59% 20.51% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 5
Median daily rate £438 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.33%
Data Quality
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
91 117 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.82% 12.80% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 53 55
Median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £268 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £9.61 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 13 (81.25%) ETL
2 11 (68.75%) Data Modelling
3 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Migration
6 6 (37.50%) Data Management
6 6 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (37.50%) Data Integration
6 6 (37.50%) ERwin
6 6 (37.50%) ERP
6 6 (37.50%) CRM
6 6 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (37.50%) Power BI
6 6 (37.50%) Metadata Management
7 5 (31.25%) Unix
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Scala
8 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
8 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
8 3 (18.75%) Use Case
8 3 (18.75%) Java

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (18.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (37.50%) Power BI
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) Cloudera CDH
3 3 (18.75%) Data Lake
3 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (18.75%) HBase
3 3 (18.75%) Impala
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) ERwin
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Data Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) ETL Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) ETL Architect
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Data Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Hadoop Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
7 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) CRM Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ETL
2 11 (68.75%) Data Modelling
3 10 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (43.75%) Migration
6 6 (37.50%) CRM
6 6 (37.50%) Data Management
6 6 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (37.50%) ERP
6 6 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (37.50%) Metadata Management
6 6 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Data Ingestion
7 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
7 3 (18.75%) ETL Development
7 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
7 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (18.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Scala
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP