The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 136 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 12 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 1.05% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.02% 9.42% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 5
Average daily rate £375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £285 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £610 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £24.00 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-32.95% +58.80%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
398 361 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.30% 11.19% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 238 154
Average daily rate £398 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £245 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £673 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 14
Average hourly rate £42.00 £38.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £10.13 £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.75 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
Dorset +8 4 £245 +10.22%
Bristol -8 4 £350 -22.22% 1
Gloucestershire +13 3 £400 -
Wiltshire -17 1 £450 -12.19% 3
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) ETL
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (34.29%) Finance
5 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
7 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
7 9 (25.71%) Data Structures
8 8 (22.86%) Data Management
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (20.00%) Banking
10 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
11 5 (14.29%) Data Governance
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (14.29%) Migration
11 5 (14.29%) SAP
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
12 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
12 4 (11.43%) Teradata
12 4 (11.43%) MS Office
12 4 (11.43%) MS Access
12 4 (11.43%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP HR
1 2 (5.71%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.43%) MS Access
6 3 (8.57%) Big Data
7 2 (5.71%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (5.71%) QualityStage
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.86%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView
8 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
8 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.86%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Data Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (17.14%) ETL Developer
4 6 (17.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Access Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Access VBA Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (8.57%) VBA Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SAP MDM Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.86%) XSD
2 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
3 3 (8.57%) NHS
3 3 (8.57%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ETL
2 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.86%) Data Management
5 5 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Data Mapping
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) Information Management
8 2 (5.71%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (5.71%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) VBA
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) COBOL
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) APMP
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) Teradata
5 3 (8.57%) Saba
6 2 (5.71%) Informatica
6 2 (5.71%) Tableau
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
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