The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 12 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 0.11% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 1.04% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £430 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £500 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -18.75%

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 96 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.14% 10.16% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 59
Median daily rate £428 £420 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £33.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.86% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 13 (54.17%) Project Management
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) SLA
2 8 (33.33%) C
2 8 (33.33%) Office 365
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (29.17%) Escalation Management
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
3 7 (29.17%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (29.17%) Project Governance
4 6 (25.00%) Marketing
4 6 (25.00%) B2B
4 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
5 5 (20.83%) Virtual Team
5 5 (20.83%) Workflow
5 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (16.67%) Change Control
6 4 (16.67%) Eloqua
6 4 (16.67%) Learning Management System
6 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) ERP
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (8.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Eloqua
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Implementation Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Automation Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing Automation Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing Automation Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Database Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SAP HCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Virtual Team
3 4 (16.67%) Learning Management System
4 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Economics
6 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) CRM
2 7 (29.17%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (29.17%) Escalation Management
2 7 (29.17%) Project Governance
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) B2B
3 6 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
4 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
5 4 (16.67%) Change Control
5 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) ERP
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (20.83%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle