The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 47 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 1 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% 2.59% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.50% 18.64% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
Average daily rate £450 £513 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -26.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-40.95% +80.31%
Data Quality
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
40 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.44% 13.88% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 33
Average daily rate £425 £513 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +19.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £122.50 £15.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+716.66% -58.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) SPSS
4 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (25.00%) QualityStage
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Information Exploitation
4 1 (25.00%) ETL

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Information Exploitation
4 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata