The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 57 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 9 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.45% 0.71% 2.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.57% 10.81% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 15
Median daily rate £400 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £275 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.43 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.33%
Data Quality
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 37 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.42% 6.57% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 32
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 13
Median hourly rate £18.75 £67.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +285.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £67.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £67.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Oxford -6 5 £420 +52.72%
Kidlington - 1 £388 -
Data Quality
South East

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 9 (52.94%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Publishing
3 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) QA
3 6 (35.29%) Load Testing
3 6 (35.29%) BDD
3 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Data Management
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) JBoss
5 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) GoldenSource
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
5 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (29.41%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium
5 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.88%) JMeter
6 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) QA Leader
3 5 (29.41%) Test Leader
4 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) ICT Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) BDD
2 6 (35.29%) Load Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Data Management
3 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
4 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) GoldenSource
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP