The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Quality Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality Analyst
Rank 627 603 610
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Quality Analyst 18 59 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.11% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 47 13
Median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £525 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £99.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £99.00 - £15.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51143 55638 52625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33308 35407 31787
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2080 2057
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Data Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Quality Analyst in the job title.

Data Quality Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Quality Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Quality Analyst within the UK.

Data Quality Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Quality Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Data Quality Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Quality Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality Analyst within the UK.

Data Quality Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Quality Analyst
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 18 £388 -8.82% 1
West Midlands - 4 £388 - 1
South East -1 3 - -
London -45 3 £375 -
Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
East of England +11 2 £256 -39.70%
Leeds - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 £400 -
Warwickshire - 2 £400 -
North West +20 1 - -
City of London +11 1 £375 -
Brighton +2 1 - -
East Sussex +2 1 - -
Luton -6 1 £263 -38.23%
Bedfordshire -11 1 £263 -38.23%
Hertfordshire - 1 £250 -
Chester - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £250 -
Northampton - 1 £400 -
Halifax - 1 £425 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £400 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 - 1
Walsall - 1 £120 -
South West - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -

Data Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Data Quality Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Data Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 17 (34.00%) Data Governance
3 15 (30.00%) Data Management
3 15 (30.00%) Finance
4 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Banking
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle
5 12 (24.00%) Data Analysis
6 11 (22.00%) Data Modelling
7 10 (20.00%) SAS
7 10 (20.00%) Trillium
8 9 (18.00%) Informatica
9 7 (14.00%) Quality Management
9 7 (14.00%) DataFlux
9 7 (14.00%) Analytics
10 6 (12.00%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle EDQ
10 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
10 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (10.00%) ETL
11 5 (10.00%) Migration
11 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.00%) Project Management
12 4 (8.00%) XML
12 4 (8.00%) QA
12 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
12 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
12 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared

Data Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SPSS
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.00%) Lorenzo
3 1 (2.00%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (2.00%) ResourceLink
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 2 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (4.00%) MS Access
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) QlikView
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) French Language
5 1 (2.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) German Language
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.00%) NHS
3 3 (6.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (4.00%) Statistics
4 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Data Governance
2 15 (30.00%) Data Management
3 12 (24.00%) Data Analysis
4 11 (22.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (14.00%) Analytics
5 7 (14.00%) Quality Management
6 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) ETL
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Change Control
8 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (6.00%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.00%) Validation
9 2 (4.00%) Customer Analytics
9 2 (4.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ACCA
2 1 (2.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.00%) CRD IV
4 1 (2.00%) FINREP
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.00%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Trillium
3 9 (18.00%) Informatica
4 7 (14.00%) DataFlux
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Birst
6 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.00%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) SimCorp
6 1 (2.00%) Sybase
6 1 (2.00%) Tableau