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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 128 114 102
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 21 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 1.14% 1.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.27% 11.11% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 18
Median daily rate £414 £513 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +10.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £10.68 £21.64 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.64% -26.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £16.99 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £21.64 £49.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £21.64 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-37.61% +31.15%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
289 387 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.87% 10.25% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 244 145
Median daily rate £400 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £15.64 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.23% +0.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £12.05 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
Manchester -26 7 £425 +30.76% 6
Cheshire -4 5 £414 -21.19% 6
Cumbria +14 3 £694 -
Lancashire -7 2 - -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) Data Management
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
4 13 (25.49%) SAS
5 12 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (21.57%) Data Cleansing
7 10 (19.61%) Credit Risk
7 10 (19.61%) ETL
7 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (19.61%) Data Governance
8 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (15.69%) Master Data Management
10 7 (13.73%) Banking
10 7 (13.73%) Migration
10 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Data Migration
10 7 (13.73%) Quality Management
10 7 (13.73%) SAP
11 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
11 6 (11.76%) Validation
11 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 6 (11.76%) Talend
11 6 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (9.80%) Reference Data
12 5 (9.80%) NHS
13 4 (7.84%) Project Management
13 4 (7.84%) Front Office

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 13 (25.49%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) SPSS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (3.92%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.88%) Big Data
3 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) MS Access
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) OLAP
5 1 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Back Office
3 4 (7.84%) Front Office
3 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
6 1 (1.96%) German Language
6 1 (1.96%) International Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Data Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Data Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Data Quality Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Data Migration Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Migration Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Data Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Banking Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Big Data Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Master Data Expert
9 2 (3.92%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) SSIS Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) SSRS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) XML
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) JSON
3 2 (3.92%) RESTful
3 2 (3.92%) SOAP
3 2 (3.92%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Credit Risk
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.80%) NHS
4 5 (9.80%) Reference Data
5 4 (7.84%) Data Structures
5 4 (7.84%) Taxonomies
6 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.92%) Statistics
8 1 (1.96%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Data Management
2 12 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 11 (21.57%) Data Cleansing
4 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (19.61%) Data Governance
4 10 (19.61%) ETL
5 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.69%) Master Data Management
7 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) Data Migration
7 7 (13.73%) Migration
7 7 (13.73%) Quality Management
8 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) Validation
9 4 (7.84%) Project Management
9 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.88%) Change Management
10 3 (5.88%) Data Mapping
10 3 (5.88%) EAI
10 3 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) VBA
3 3 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) SAP
2 6 (11.76%) Talend
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Software AG
4 2 (3.92%) Teradata
5 1 (1.96%) hybris
5 1 (1.96%) Tableau
5 1 (1.96%) Trillium
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