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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 119 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 21 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.91% 8.19% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
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£350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.67 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.51% +100.00%
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
212 171 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.65% 6.20% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 87 80
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £12.20 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £22.30 £13.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 17 £350 +7.69% 3
Glasgow +4 6 £363 -4.91%
Data Quality
UK

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality.

1 35 (66.04%) Finance
2 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 22 (41.51%) Data Management
4 20 (37.74%) Informatica
5 18 (33.96%) PowerCenter
6 17 (32.08%) Data Analysis
7 16 (30.19%) UNIX
8 15 (28.30%) ETL
8 15 (28.30%) Banking
9 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
10 11 (20.75%) Migration
11 10 (18.87%) Master Data Management
12 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
12 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
12 9 (16.98%) Customer Engagement
12 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.98%) Oracle
13 8 (15.09%) ERwin
13 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
13 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (13.21%) ETL Development
14 7 (13.21%) Data Mapping
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
14 7 (13.21%) Teradata
14 7 (13.21%) CA
15 6 (11.32%) Project Management
15 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (9.43%) Relational Database

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) PowerExchange
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.66%) MS Project
3 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) PowerCenter
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.43%) MS Access
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) DataStage
6 1 (1.89%) QualityStage
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) ERwin
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 35 (66.04%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Data Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Consultant
5 9 (16.98%) Architect
5 9 (16.98%) Informatica Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Informatica Developer
6 7 (13.21%) ETL Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Designer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Data Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Lead Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Data Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Data Quality Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Data Quality Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) VSAM
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Data Management
2 17 (32.08%) Data Analysis
3 15 (28.30%) ETL
4 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
5 11 (20.75%) Migration
6 10 (18.87%) Master Data Management
7 9 (16.98%) Customer Engagement
7 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
8 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) Data Mapping
9 7 (13.21%) ETL Development
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
11 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.43%) Data Governance
12 4 (7.55%) Metadata Management
12 4 (7.55%) Statistical Analysis
13 3 (5.66%) Data Cleansing
13 3 (5.66%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.89%) VBA
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Informatica
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Teradata
3 7 (13.21%) CA
4 1 (1.89%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Trillium
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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