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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank - 46 47
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.59% 1.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.55% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £21.64 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-37.61% +31.15%
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
13 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.49% 13.06% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 53
Median daily rate £376 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £511 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £27.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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