The first table below looks at the demand for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Northamptonshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 36 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.28% 1.29% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.55% 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.40 £12.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-13.31% -29.41%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.09% 8.15% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 8
Average daily rate £425 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Data Quality
East Midlands

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Data Quality
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality.

1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA