The first table below looks at the demand for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 134 102 144
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 10 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.90% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.09% 10.10% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 3
Average daily rate £365 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £343 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.40 £12.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-13.31% -15.78%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
324 208 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.78% 8.94% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 125 122
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £162.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -17 7 £358 +2.14% 2
Wiltshire -23 2 £475 -5.00% 2
Somerset - - - -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) Informatica
5 3 (23.08%) PowerCenter
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Talend
6 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
6 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Information Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Trillium
7 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (7.69%) Toad
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) PowerExchange
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) PowerCenter
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
2 1 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Wholesale Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Informatica Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Governance Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Governance Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XSD
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
5 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Document Management
6 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Informatica
3 2 (15.38%) Talend
3 2 (15.38%) Trillium
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Novell
4 1 (7.69%) DataFlux
4 1 (7.69%) Civica
4 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
4 1 (7.69%) Teradata
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago