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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 54 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 13 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.86% 0.29% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.05% 2.05% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £565 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.97 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -40.00%

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
81 146 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.59% 14.34% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 80 65
Median daily rate £413 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +84.78%

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 1 March 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 1 March 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 12 (46.15%) Project Management
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) C
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (23.08%) B2B
4 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing
4 6 (23.08%) Office 365
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (19.23%) Project Governance
5 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (19.23%) Escalation Management
5 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
5 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 5 (19.23%) SAP
6 4 (15.38%) ERP
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Change Control

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 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Data Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Marketing Manager
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Implementation Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) ETL Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing Automation Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing Automation Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Salesforce Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SSIS Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
3 4 (15.38%) Learning Management System
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) AS400
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) CRM
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Analytics
3 6 (23.08%) B2B
3 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Marketing Automation
4 5 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (19.23%) Escalation Management
4 5 (19.23%) Project Governance
4 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 4 (15.38%) Change Control
5 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 4 (15.38%) ERP
5 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) CFA
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) IFRS
2 3 (11.54%) IFRS 9
3 2 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) VMware