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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 119 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 26 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.84% 2.75% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £358 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £8.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -29.16%
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
294 182 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.93% 7.71% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 118 100
Average daily rate £425 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 20
Average hourly rate £44.50 £21.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.41% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £12.20 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.50 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -7.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Wiltshire +1 15 £475 - 1
Bristol -11 3 £425 +13.33%
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Dorset - - - - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (51.35%) Data Modelling
2 18 (48.65%) Data Analysis
3 17 (45.95%) Migration
4 16 (43.24%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (37.84%) Data Migration
7 11 (29.73%) Business Objects
8 9 (24.32%) Data Management
8 9 (24.32%) Data Governance
9 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 5 (13.51%) CIMA
11 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
11 5 (13.51%) ACCA
11 5 (13.51%) SAP
11 5 (13.51%) SQL
11 5 (13.51%) Oracle
11 5 (13.51%) Quantitative Risk Management
11 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
11 5 (13.51%) Data Extraction
11 5 (13.51%) Banking
12 4 (10.81%) FMCG
12 4 (10.81%) Information Management
12 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
12 4 (10.81%) MS Office
13 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
13 3 (8.11%) Project Management
13 3 (8.11%) NHS
13 3 (8.11%) ETL
13 3 (8.11%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP HR-PA
1 2 (5.41%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.70%) OLTP
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.70%) TKPROF
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Data Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Data Modeller
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Trainer
6 3 (8.11%) Governance Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Data Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Data Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Data Governance Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) MI Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.70%) IT Trainer
8 1 (2.70%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSD
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
2 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Extraction
2 4 (10.81%) FMCG
3 3 (8.11%) NHS
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Data Modelling
2 18 (48.65%) Data Analysis
3 17 (45.95%) Migration
4 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (37.84%) Data Migration
6 9 (24.32%) Data Management
6 9 (24.32%) Data Governance
7 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.51%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.81%) Information Management
9 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
10 3 (8.11%) Project Management
10 3 (8.11%) ETL
10 3 (8.11%) ITIL
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.70%) XPath
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CIMA
1 5 (13.51%) ACCA
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Business Objects
2 5 (13.51%) SAP
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
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