The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank - 43 44
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.03% 1.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 10.00% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £285 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.57%
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
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 30 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.26% 10.31% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 58
Median daily rate £378 £425 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £357 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £511 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% +28.51%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Somerset