The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 32 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.75% 0.28% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 2.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £550 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.05 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-37.44% +80.31%
Data Quality
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.98% 11.91% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 13
Average daily rate £488 £550 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +71.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £525 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.44 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £13.55 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Data Quality
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (87.50%) SAP
1 7 (87.50%) Migration
1 7 (87.50%) Data Migration
1 7 (87.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Data Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Data Quality Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Data Migration
1 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft