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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
England / North West
Rank 121 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 18 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.93% 0.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.47% 9.33% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 11
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £528 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £15.20 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -37.95%

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
241 375 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.18% 9.93% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 221 235
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £85.59 £51.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +80.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Cheshire +20 5 £350 +78.11% 2
Manchester +4 5 £369 +5.35% 3
Merseyside 0 4 - -
Cumbria - 3 £155 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (38.60%) ETL
2 19 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (28.07%) Oracle
3 16 (28.07%) Finance
3 16 (28.07%) Data Governance
4 15 (26.32%) SQL
4 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 11 (19.30%) SAP
5 11 (19.30%) Data Management
6 10 (17.54%) Data Architecture
7 9 (15.79%) Migration
7 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 9 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
9 7 (12.28%) Tableau
9 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.28%) Information Management
10 6 (10.53%) Validation
10 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.53%) DB2
11 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
11 5 (8.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (8.77%) Degree
11 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.77%) Big Data

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 2 (3.51%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) SPSS
4 1 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.75%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.75%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (10.53%) DB2
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) Big Data
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (7.02%) OLAP
5 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (5.26%) QlikView
6 2 (3.51%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Billing
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Architect
2 12 (21.05%) Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) Data Architect
5 8 (14.04%) Data Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Data Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Report Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Data Quality Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) ETL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Management Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Data Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Data Quality Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Tableau Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Ab Initio Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.51%) SAP Architect
9 2 (3.51%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) HTML5
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
2 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ETL
2 19 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (28.07%) Data Governance
4 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 11 (19.30%) Data Management
6 10 (17.54%) Data Architecture
7 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 9 (15.79%) Migration
8 7 (12.28%) Information Management
9 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Validation
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.77%) Data Extraction
10 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
10 5 (8.77%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
11 4 (7.02%) CRM
11 4 (7.02%) Dashboard Development
11 4 (7.02%) Data Security
12 3 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) VBA
4 1 (1.75%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO20022
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Control-M
2 1 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) SAP
3 7 (12.28%) Tableau
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) Informatica
6 3 (5.26%) Teradata
7 2 (3.51%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.75%) Civica
8 1 (1.75%) Google
8 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.75%) Talend
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