The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 47 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.83% 2.33% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.53% 25.00% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £338 £430 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.51% +160.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £27.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-41.28% +60.29%
Data Quality
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
38 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.92% 9.33% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 25
Average daily rate £410 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £243 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.71 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.13% -43.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
Sheffield -17 4 £338 -30.76%
Data Quality
Yorkshire

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) ETL
3 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (36.67%) Analytics
5 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 10 (33.33%) Migration
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) ISEB
7 8 (26.67%) Informatica
7 8 (26.67%) SAS
7 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
7 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Statistics
7 8 (26.67%) Degree
8 7 (23.33%) Base SAS
8 7 (23.33%) Customer Segmentation
8 7 (23.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 7 (23.33%) MS Office
9 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 5 (16.67%) Big Data
10 5 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
10 5 (16.67%) ERwin
10 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) SQLBase

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (26.67%) SAS
2 3 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Base SAS
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) SQLBase
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) ERwin
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Tester
2 6 (20.00%) ETL Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Data Quality Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) ETL Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) NHS Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) SAS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
1 2 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Statistics
3 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
4 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ETL
2 11 (36.67%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 10 (33.33%) Migration
4 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 7 (23.33%) Customer Segmentation
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) Data Management
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.00%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) Build Automation
10 2 (6.67%) ETL Development
10 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Metadata Management
10 2 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
2 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) R
4 2 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
1 8 (26.67%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Informatica
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio
4 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM