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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 128 120 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 24 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 1.02% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.06% 10.19% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 18
Median daily rate £401 £450 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £700 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.19 £21.64 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.53% -2.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £12.36 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -25.12%
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
265 422 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.60% 10.05% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 270 149
Median daily rate £403 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £676 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 23
Median hourly rate £60.75 £17.33 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.54% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £14.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.59 £25.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -19 9 £400 -5.88% 4
Cheshire +3 5 £425 - 3
Lancashire +18 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £500 - 1
Cumbria +16 1 £663 - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 16 (34.04%) Data Management
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Data Modelling
3 14 (29.79%) SAS
4 13 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (25.53%) Finance
5 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (21.28%) Data Analysis
6 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.28%) Credit Risk
7 9 (19.15%) Data Governance
8 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.89%) ETL
9 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
9 7 (14.89%) Migration
9 7 (14.89%) Banking
9 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
9 7 (14.89%) Master Data Management
10 6 (12.77%) Validation
10 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
11 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (10.64%) Big Data
11 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
11 5 (10.64%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (10.64%) Reference Data
11 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.64%) Data Architecture

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 14 (29.79%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) SPSS
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Teamcenter
1 2 (4.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.64%) Big Data
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.13%) GIS
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.13%) OLTP
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.13%) QGIS
6 1 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 4 (8.51%) Back Office
3 4 (8.51%) Front Office
3 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) French Language
5 1 (2.13%) German Language
5 1 (2.13%) International Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Data Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Data Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) SSIS Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) SSRS Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Data Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Migration Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Quality Manager
8 2 (4.26%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) XML
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) PostGIS
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
3 1 (2.13%) SOAP
3 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) Credit Risk
3 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.64%) Data Integration
4 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
4 5 (10.64%) Reference Data
5 4 (8.51%) Taxonomies
6 3 (6.38%) Statistics
7 1 (2.13%) Data Conversion
7 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Data Management
2 14 (29.79%) Data Modelling
3 13 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (21.28%) Data Analysis
4 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.15%) Data Governance
6 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
6 7 (14.89%) ETL
6 7 (14.89%) Master Data Management
6 7 (14.89%) Migration
7 6 (12.77%) Validation
8 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Data Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
9 4 (8.51%) Data Mapping
10 3 (6.38%) Cash Management
10 3 (6.38%) Metadata Management
10 3 (6.38%) Project Management
10 3 (6.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VBA
3 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO20022
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Talend
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) hybris
5 1 (2.13%) Software AG
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Trillium
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