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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 35 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.50% 2.23% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.23% 16.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Average daily rate £450 £506 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
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
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
26 50 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.78% 13.97% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 55
Average daily rate £500 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £590 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 6 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) SAS

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Data Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Management Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 6 (100.00%) Validation