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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank - 46 59
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.33% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +83.75%
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
10 43 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.10% 11.47% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 33 57
Median daily rate £390 £420 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £725 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £29.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% +93.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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