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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 158 168 152
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 95 88 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 0.95% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.07% 10.09% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 46
Average daily rate £450 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £266 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £76.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-33.94% +80.31%
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
858 872 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.03% 9.38% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 425 331
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 45 27
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £55.00 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +26 25 £375 +13.20% 1
Berkshire +17 23 £450 +4.65% 4
Hampshire +11 19 £550 +51.72% 1
Surrey -14 12 £525 +16.66% 3
West Sussex +14 9 £375 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -19 3 £550 +13.40%
Sussex - 1 - -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 83 (38.07%) SQL
2 74 (33.94%) Finance
3 55 (25.23%) Data Management
4 52 (23.85%) Oracle
5 51 (23.39%) ETL
6 48 (22.02%) Migration
7 45 (20.64%) Data Modelling
8 44 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (20.18%) Data Analysis
9 41 (18.81%) Data Migration
10 39 (17.89%) Validation
10 39 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (16.51%) Banking
12 35 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (15.14%) SAS
14 32 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (13.30%) Informatica
16 27 (12.39%) Microsoft
16 27 (12.39%) MS Excel
16 27 (12.39%) Master Data Management
16 27 (12.39%) Data Cleansing
16 27 (12.39%) Data Integration
17 25 (11.47%) Project Management
17 25 (11.47%) BusinessObjects
17 25 (11.47%) Oracle Database
18 20 (9.17%) SAP
18 20 (9.17%) Data Governance
19 18 (8.26%) Analytics
20 17 (7.80%) Java
21 16 (7.34%) SQL Server

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (15.14%) SAS
2 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 27 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.21%) MS Office
4 2 (0.92%) MS Project
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.92%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.46%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.46%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.46%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (11.47%) BusinessObjects
2 25 (11.47%) Oracle Database
3 16 (7.34%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (4.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (4.59%) PowerCenter
6 10 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.13%) Base SAS
8 8 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.21%) DB2
9 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.75%) Big Data
10 6 (2.75%) OLTP
11 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.83%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (1.83%) ERwin
2 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.92%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.92%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.92%) Toad
5 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 74 (33.94%) Finance
2 36 (16.51%) Banking
3 13 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.50%) Marketing
4 12 (5.50%) Retail
5 8 (3.67%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.21%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.75%) Electronics
7 6 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.92%) Automotive
8 2 (0.92%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (37.61%) Analyst
2 49 (22.48%) Data Analyst
3 38 (17.43%) Developer
4 26 (11.93%) Architect
5 22 (10.09%) Data Architect
6 17 (7.80%) Financial Analyst
7 16 (7.34%) Business Analyst
8 15 (6.88%) Data Manager
8 15 (6.88%) Data Quality Analyst
9 11 (5.05%) ETL Developer
9 11 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.59%) Consultant
10 10 (4.59%) Data Business Analyst
10 10 (4.59%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.13%) Data Modeller
11 9 (4.13%) Informatica Developer
11 9 (4.13%) Information Architect
11 9 (4.13%) SAS Analyst
11 9 (4.13%) Senior Business Analyst
12 8 (3.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.21%) Web Services
2 5 (2.29%) Middleware
3 3 (1.38%) .NET
3 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.38%) CSS
3 3 (1.38%) REST
3 3 (1.38%) XML
4 2 (0.92%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.92%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.46%) Flash
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.46%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (12.39%) Data Integration
3 16 (7.34%) Reference Data
4 15 (6.88%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.67%) Data Extraction
5 8 (3.67%) FMCG
6 7 (3.21%) NHS
7 5 (2.29%) CMDB
8 4 (1.83%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.38%) Clustering
9 3 (1.38%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Informatics
10 2 (0.92%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.92%) Statistics
10 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.46%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.67%) Windows
2 7 (3.21%) Unix
3 5 (2.29%) MVS
4 2 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.23%) Data Management
2 51 (23.39%) ETL
3 48 (22.02%) Migration
4 45 (20.64%) Data Modelling
5 44 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (20.18%) Data Analysis
6 41 (18.81%) Data Migration
7 39 (17.89%) Validation
8 32 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (12.39%) Data Cleansing
9 27 (12.39%) Master Data Management
10 25 (11.47%) Project Management
11 20 (9.17%) Data Governance
12 18 (8.26%) Analytics
13 15 (6.88%) Data Architecture
13 15 (6.88%) Data Validation
13 15 (6.88%) Risk Management
14 13 (5.96%) CRM
14 13 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (5.05%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 83 (38.07%) SQL
2 17 (7.80%) Java
3 11 (5.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.38%) C#
5 3 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.92%) C
6 2 (0.92%) Scala
7 1 (0.46%) ABAP
7 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (5.05%) SC Cleared
1 11 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.83%) ACCA
2 4 (1.83%) CIMA
2 4 (1.83%) ISEB
3 3 (1.38%) Degree
4 2 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMP
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.88%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.92%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.92%) FATCA
3 2 (0.92%) GAMP
3 2 (0.92%) GxP
3 2 (0.92%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (23.85%) Oracle
2 29 (13.30%) Informatica
3 27 (12.39%) Microsoft
4 20 (9.17%) SAP
5 8 (3.67%) Talend
6 4 (1.83%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.83%) Tableau
6 4 (1.83%) Trillium
7 3 (1.38%) Cognos
7 3 (1.38%) HP
7 3 (1.38%) Teradata
8 2 (0.92%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.92%) IBM
8 2 (0.92%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.92%) Sybase
9 1 (0.46%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.46%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.46%) Reuters
9 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead, Sussex
RAPP
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 24 days ago