The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
England / North West
Rank 103 129 103
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 28 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 0.76% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.15% 8.58% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 12
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £171 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £52.47 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +208.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -18.75%

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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
213 338 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.19% 8.90% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 209 181
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £242 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 16
Median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +139.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £52.47 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.48 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-46.48% +80.64%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +19 19 £431 +23.21% 4
Cheshire +24 4 £425 +165.62%
Merseyside +4 3 - - 2
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 22 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (32.20%) ETL
2 19 (32.20%) Data Modelling
3 18 (30.51%) Finance
4 15 (25.42%) SQL
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle
4 15 (25.42%) Data Governance
5 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (22.03%) Data Architecture
6 12 (20.34%) Data Management
7 11 (18.64%) Migration
7 11 (18.64%) SAP
7 11 (18.64%) Data Migration
8 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (15.25%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
9 8 (13.56%) Data Structures
10 7 (11.86%) Big Data
10 7 (11.86%) Tableau
10 7 (11.86%) Degree
10 7 (11.86%) Validation
11 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.17%) DB2
12 5 (8.47%) Quality Management
12 5 (8.47%) Information Management
12 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
12 5 (8.47%) Trend Analysis

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (5.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (11.86%) Big Data
4 6 (10.17%) DB2
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (6.78%) OLAP
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.08%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.39%) OLTP
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.69%) GIS
9 1 (1.69%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.69%) QlikView
9 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.69%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Billing
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
4 2 (3.39%) Front Office
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) International Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Architect
3 11 (18.64%) Consultant
3 11 (18.64%) Data Architect
4 9 (15.25%) Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Data Consultant
6 7 (11.86%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Report Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) ETL Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Management Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Data Quality Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Tableau Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Data Business Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Data Manager
10 2 (3.39%) SSIS Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) SSRS Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) REST
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) HTML5
2 1 (1.69%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.56%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.08%) Data Conversion
4 3 (5.08%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.39%) Statistics
6 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (32.20%) Data Modelling
2 19 (32.20%) ETL
3 15 (25.42%) Data Governance
4 13 (22.03%) Data Architecture
5 12 (20.34%) Data Management
6 11 (18.64%) Data Migration
6 11 (18.64%) Migration
7 7 (11.86%) Validation
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) Information Management
9 5 (8.47%) Quality Management
9 5 (8.47%) Trend Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.78%) Change Management
10 4 (6.78%) CRM
10 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.78%) Project Management
11 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) VBA
3 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.69%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISO20022
2 2 (3.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Control-M
1 1 (1.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) SAP
3 7 (11.86%) Tableau
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.78%) IBM
5 4 (6.78%) Informatica
6 2 (3.39%) Teradata
7 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.69%) Talend
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