The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.53% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +83.75%
Data Quality
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.55% 4.26% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £300 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £428 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Data Quality
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAP