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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 55 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 0.21% 1.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.45% 2.60% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Median daily rate £563 £575 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +91.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £12.36 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -25.12%
Data Quality
Berkshire

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
67 77 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.08% 7.91% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 39
Median daily rate £388 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £558 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £24.28 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

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
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 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 14 (87.50%) Project Management
2 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) Customer Engagement
2 13 (81.25%) Project Governance
2 13 (81.25%) Office 365
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (81.25%) Escalation Management
3 9 (56.25%) C
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Spanish Language
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.25%) Informatica
7 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection

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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Change Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) QA Leader
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Migration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Project Management
2 13 (81.25%) Customer Engagement
2 13 (81.25%) Escalation Management
2 13 (81.25%) Project Governance
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Talend