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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 193 134 185
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +51
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 90 141 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 1.40% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.78% 14.20% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 88 42
Average daily rate £445 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.33 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +85.18%
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
835 993 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.67% 9.84% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 519 415
Average daily rate £410 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 32 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.52 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

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 1 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Berkshire +20 33 £450 +9.09% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 20 £400 +14.28% 2
Hampshire +1 13 £483 +13.52%
Surrey -36 13 £450 - 2
East Sussex -21 5 £450 - 1
Middlesex -3 2 £375 -
Oxfordshire 0 1 £650 +52.94%
West Sussex -15 1 £325 -35.00% 1
Kent -28 1 - - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 76 (42.46%) SQL
2 65 (36.31%) Finance
3 50 (27.93%) ETL
4 48 (26.82%) Oracle
5 44 (24.58%) Migration
6 43 (24.02%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (22.91%) Data Modelling
8 38 (21.23%) Data Migration
9 37 (20.67%) Data Management
10 36 (20.11%) SAS
10 36 (20.11%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (19.55%) Data Analysis
11 35 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (18.99%) SAP
13 26 (14.53%) Data Governance
14 25 (13.97%) Oracle Database
15 23 (12.85%) Data Integration
15 23 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (12.29%) Project Management
17 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
17 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (11.17%) Validation
18 20 (11.17%) BusinessObjects
19 19 (10.61%) Banking
19 19 (10.61%) Analytics
20 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
20 16 (8.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
21 15 (8.38%) Master Data Management
21 15 (8.38%) ETL Development
21 15 (8.38%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 36 (20.11%) SAS
2 4 (2.23%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.56%) Content Management Server
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.35%) MS Office
3 4 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) MS Project
4 2 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.79%) HFM
2 5 (2.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.12%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.56%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.56%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
1 2 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) ATM
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.11%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (13.97%) Oracle Database
3 20 (11.17%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (8.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
5 12 (6.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.91%) Base SAS
7 7 (3.91%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.35%) Big Data
8 6 (3.35%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.79%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (2.79%) PowerCenter
10 4 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.23%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.23%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.23%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.68%) ERwin
3 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.12%) Toad
3 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 65 (36.31%) Finance
2 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.61%) Banking
4 15 (8.38%) Marketing
5 13 (7.26%) Retail
6 10 (5.59%) Retail Banking
7 8 (4.47%) Manufacturing
8 7 (3.91%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (36.87%) Analyst
2 39 (21.79%) Data Analyst
3 32 (17.88%) Developer
4 17 (9.50%) Data Manager
5 16 (8.94%) Business Analyst
6 15 (8.38%) Architect
7 13 (7.26%) Data Architect
7 13 (7.26%) ETL Developer
8 11 (6.15%) Talend Developer
9 10 (5.59%) Data Quality Analyst
10 9 (5.03%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (4.47%) Consultant
11 8 (4.47%) Data Modeller
11 8 (4.47%) SQL Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Data Quality Manager
12 7 (3.91%) SQL Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Data Business Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Quality Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Quality Manager
13 6 (3.35%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.59%) Web Services
2 5 (2.79%) 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
4 1 (0.56%) Flash
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.85%) Data Integration
3 13 (7.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.47%) FMCG
4 8 (4.47%) Reference Data
5 5 (2.79%) NHS
6 4 (2.23%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.68%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.68%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.68%) Statistics
7 3 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.12%) Clustering
8 2 (1.12%) CMDB
8 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.12%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.56%) Informatics
9 1 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.91%) Unix
2 4 (2.23%) Linux
2 4 (2.23%) Windows
3 2 (1.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.93%) ETL
2 44 (24.58%) Migration
3 43 (24.02%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (22.91%) Data Modelling
5 38 (21.23%) Data Migration
6 37 (20.67%) Data Management
7 35 (19.55%) Data Analysis
8 26 (14.53%) Data Governance
9 23 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (12.29%) Project Management
11 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (11.17%) Validation
13 19 (10.61%) Analytics
14 15 (8.38%) ETL Development
14 15 (8.38%) Master Data Management
15 11 (6.15%) CRM
15 11 (6.15%) Data Architecture
15 11 (6.15%) PRINCE2
15 11 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 76 (42.46%) SQL
2 15 (8.38%) Java
3 14 (7.82%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.23%) Scala
5 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.12%) C
6 2 (1.12%) C#
7 1 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.56%) VB
7 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.23%) ACCA
3 4 (2.23%) CIMA
3 4 (2.23%) Degree
4 3 (1.68%) ISEB
4 3 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMP
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) CRD IV
2 2 (1.12%) FATCA
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (26.82%) Oracle
2 34 (18.99%) SAP
3 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.70%) Talend
5 11 (6.15%) Informatica
6 9 (5.03%) Hyperion
7 8 (4.47%) Trillium
8 5 (2.79%) BMC
8 5 (2.79%) Cognos
8 5 (2.79%) Remedy
9 4 (2.23%) Ab Initio
9 4 (2.23%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.68%) Marketo
10 3 (1.68%) NetSuite
10 3 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.68%) Teradata
11 2 (1.12%) Anaplan
11 2 (1.12%) Concur
11 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.12%) Netezza
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