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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 122 80 111
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +31
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 26 52 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 1.77% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.25% 18.18% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 10
Median daily rate £413 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £293 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +83.75%
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
315 286 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.93% 9.73% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 160 143
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £232 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
Median hourly rate £19.50 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +54.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 -2 17 £500 +33.33% 2
Glasgow -25 7 £313 -10.71%
Inverclyde +1 2 £400 +23.07% 1
Data Quality
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Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Data Modelling
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 23 (31.94%) Migration
5 22 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (29.17%) ETL
7 20 (27.78%) Oracle
7 20 (27.78%) Oracle Database
8 19 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (25.00%) Data Analysis
9 18 (25.00%) Data Migration
10 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 16 (22.22%) Banking
11 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 12 (16.67%) Analytics
15 11 (15.28%) Informatica
16 10 (13.89%) Data Architecture
16 10 (13.89%) Teradata
16 10 (13.89%) Data Management
16 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (12.50%) ETL Development
17 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (11.11%) PowerCenter
18 8 (11.11%) ERwin

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 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (1.39%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (11.11%) PowerCenter
7 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (8.33%) HDInsight
9 5 (6.94%) Big Data
9 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.56%) Data Mart
10 4 (5.56%) Star Schema
11 3 (4.17%) OLTP
12 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.39%) DB2
12 1 (1.39%) MS Access
12 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) ERwin
2 2 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (22.22%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Analyst
2 21 (29.17%) Data Analyst
3 17 (23.61%) Architect
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 9 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
6 8 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Developer
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Data Quality Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) HR Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Informatica Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Data Modeller
11 3 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.17%) Statistics
4 2 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 23 (31.94%) Migration
3 21 (29.17%) ETL
4 19 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 18 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.67%) Analytics
9 10 (13.89%) Data Architecture
9 10 (13.89%) Data Management
10 9 (12.50%) ETL Development
11 5 (6.94%) Data Mapping
11 5 (6.94%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.56%) CRM
12 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.17%) Change Management
13 3 (4.17%) ERP
13 3 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.78%) VBA
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
1 4 (5.56%) ISEB
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.39%) EMIR
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.28%) Informatica
4 10 (13.89%) Teradata
5 8 (11.11%) CA
6 5 (6.94%) IBM
7 4 (5.56%) Cognos
8 3 (4.17%) Cognizant
8 3 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (2.78%) SAP
9 2 (2.78%) Talend
9 2 (2.78%) Trillium
10 1 (1.39%) Netezza
10 1 (1.39%) Pega
10 1 (1.39%) Tableau
10 1 (1.39%) Twitter
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