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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 55 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.55% 1.64% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.11% 23.53% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate £339 £350 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +94.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +83.75%
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
37 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.78% 6.95% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 11
Average daily rate £370 £370 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +89.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £288 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £496 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

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 30 April 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 -21 3 £339 +3.04%
Data Quality
Yorkshire

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SAS
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Analytics
2 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (61.54%) Base SAS
4 7 (53.85%) Customer Segmentation
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 6 (46.15%) Software Delivery
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) SQLBase
7 3 (23.08%) Reference Data
7 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
7 3 (23.08%) Ab Initio
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 3 (23.08%) ETL
8 2 (15.38%) BMC
8 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) DB2
8 2 (15.38%) Control-M
8 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (15.38%) Middleware
8 2 (15.38%) Build Automation

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 9 (69.23%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Base SAS
2 5 (38.46%) SQLBase
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data
4 2 (15.38%) DB2
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) DataStage
5 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (7.69%) MS Access
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Reference Data
3 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
3 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 7 (53.85%) Customer Segmentation
3 6 (46.15%) Software Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Metadata Management
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (7.69%) KYC
7 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Ab Initio
2 2 (15.38%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) DataFlux
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Talend
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata