The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 111 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.22% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.40% 1.23% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
214 81 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.83% 10.38% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 58 23
Median daily rate £300 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear - 3 £350 - 2
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Tester
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com