The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 185 153 173
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 86 121 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 1.27% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.75% 12.82% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 46
Median daily rate £425 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.21 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +83.75%
Data Quality
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
800 944 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.78% 9.88% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 513 420
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.37 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.70% +14.28%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the South East region.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +17 32 £450 +80.00% 2
Hampshire +3 15 £483 +16.96%
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £400 +14.28% 1
Surrey -26 10 £456 +1.38% 1
East Sussex -17 7 £425 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire +11 5 £375 - 4
Middlesex -4 2 - -
Kent -11 1 - -
West Sussex -24 1 £325 -35.00%
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 74 (41.57%) SQL
2 60 (33.71%) Finance
3 49 (27.53%) ETL
4 42 (23.60%) Oracle
5 39 (21.91%) Migration
6 38 (21.35%) Data Management
7 37 (20.79%) Data Modelling
8 33 (18.54%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (18.54%) Data Analysis
8 33 (18.54%) Data Migration
9 32 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (17.42%) Data Governance
11 30 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (16.29%) SAP
12 29 (16.29%) SAS
13 27 (15.17%) Project Management
14 24 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (13.48%) Analytics
15 21 (11.80%) Oracle Database
16 20 (11.24%) Data Integration
16 20 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
17 17 (9.55%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
17 17 (9.55%) SQL Server
18 16 (8.99%) Java
18 16 (8.99%) Microsoft
18 16 (8.99%) Banking
18 16 (8.99%) ETL Development
19 15 (8.43%) Validation

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (16.29%) SAS
2 5 (2.81%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.56%) Content Management Server
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.18%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) MS Project
4 2 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.81%) HFM
2 5 (2.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.69%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (1.12%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.56%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.49%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) ATM
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.85%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (11.80%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.55%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (9.55%) SQL Server
4 13 (7.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 10 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (4.49%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.93%) Big Data
8 7 (3.93%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.37%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.81%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.81%) HBase
10 5 (2.81%) Impala
10 5 (2.81%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.81%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (2.81%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (7.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.69%) ERwin
2 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 60 (33.71%) Finance
2 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.99%) Banking
4 15 (8.43%) Marketing
5 11 (6.18%) Retail
6 8 (4.49%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.49%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (37.64%) Analyst
2 42 (23.60%) Data Analyst
3 29 (16.29%) Developer
4 18 (10.11%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.30%) Architect
5 13 (7.30%) Data Manager
5 13 (7.30%) Data Quality Analyst
6 12 (6.74%) ETL Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Data Architect
7 11 (6.18%) Talend Developer
8 9 (5.06%) Consultant
8 9 (5.06%) Quality Analyst
9 8 (4.49%) Data Business Analyst
9 8 (4.49%) Data Modeller
10 7 (3.93%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (3.93%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.37%) Data Migration Analyst
11 6 (3.37%) Migration Analyst
11 6 (3.37%) SAP Analyst
11 6 (3.37%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.62%) Web Services
2 5 (2.81%) XML
3 2 (1.12%) .NET
3 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.12%) CSS
3 2 (1.12%) Middleware
3 2 (1.12%) REST
3 2 (1.12%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.24%) Data Integration
3 14 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.49%) Reference Data
5 7 (3.93%) NHS
6 4 (2.25%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.69%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.69%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.69%) Statistics
7 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.12%) Clustering
8 2 (1.12%) CMDB
8 2 (1.12%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.12%) FMCG
8 2 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.12%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.56%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.49%) Unix
2 5 (2.81%) Linux
3 4 (2.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.53%) ETL
2 39 (21.91%) Migration
3 38 (21.35%) Data Management
4 37 (20.79%) Data Modelling
5 33 (18.54%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (18.54%) Data Analysis
5 33 (18.54%) Data Migration
6 31 (17.42%) Data Governance
7 27 (15.17%) Project Management
8 24 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (13.48%) Analytics
9 20 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (8.99%) ETL Development
11 15 (8.43%) Validation
12 14 (7.87%) Master Data Management
13 12 (6.74%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (6.74%) PRINCE2
14 11 (6.18%) CRM
14 11 (6.18%) Customer Engagement
14 11 (6.18%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (41.57%) SQL
2 16 (8.99%) Java
3 13 (7.30%) PL/SQL
4 7 (3.93%) C
5 5 (2.81%) Scala
6 4 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.12%) C#
7 2 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) PHP
8 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (6.74%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) ACCA
4 3 (1.69%) CIMA
4 3 (1.69%) ISEB
4 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PMP
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) CRD IV
1 2 (1.12%) FATCA
1 2 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 42 (23.60%) Oracle
2 29 (16.29%) SAP
3 16 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.30%) Talend
5 10 (5.62%) Informatica
6 8 (4.49%) Hyperion
7 7 (3.93%) Trillium
8 5 (2.81%) BMC
8 5 (2.81%) Cloudera
8 5 (2.81%) Cognos
8 5 (2.81%) Remedy
9 4 (2.25%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.69%) Marketo
10 3 (1.69%) NetSuite
10 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.69%) Teradata
11 2 (1.12%) Anaplan
11 2 (1.12%) Concur
11 2 (1.12%) hybris
11 2 (1.12%) Tableau
South East
Oliver James Associates
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