The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 111 111 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 10 25 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.87% 1.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.67% 9.19% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 32
Median daily rate £300 £369 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -2.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.33%
Data Quality
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
214 272 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.86% 9.50% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 143 145
Median daily rate £400 £336 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £195 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £29.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £18.60 £18.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £40.00 £41.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.09% +25.00%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 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
Edinburgh +8 4 - - 1
Glasgow 0 3 - -
Stirling 0 3 £300 -
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
6 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
6 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
6 5 (23.81%) Ansible
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 5 (23.81%) Validation
7 4 (19.05%) Spatial Data
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) GIS
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) QGIS
7 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
7 4 (19.05%) PostGIS
7 4 (19.05%) Data Validation
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) GIS
2 4 (19.05%) QGIS
2 4 (19.05%) Spatial Data
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) ERwin
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) QA Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Tester
3 4 (19.05%) QA Automation Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Informatica Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Designer
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior ETL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
2 4 (19.05%) PostGIS
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Informatics
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) User Stories
4 5 (23.81%) Validation
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Data Validation
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Informatica
1 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) CA
2 1 (4.76%) Capita
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Netezza
2 1 (4.76%) Talend
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