The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Quality Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality Analyst
Rank 600 575 591
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Quality Analyst 17 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.031% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
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£400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £150
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +116.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £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
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Data Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 October 2014.

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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 16 £400 -11.11% 3
London +6 7 £400 -11.11%
Yorkshire - 4 £425 -
City of London - 4 £400 -
Scotland - 1 £325 -
Edinburgh - 1 £325 -
Hull - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Chester - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Preston - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2

Data Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Quality Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Quality Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle
4 9 (34.62%) NHS
5 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) Datanomic
6 5 (19.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (19.23%) Talend
7 4 (15.38%) Information Governance
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) UML
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) VB
7 4 (15.38%) Trillium
8 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
8 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Data Management
9 2 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
9 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (7.69%) ETL
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft

Data Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Quality Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Quality Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) MS Access
3 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) BODI
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (34.62%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) Information Governance
2 4 (15.38%) UML
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
3 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) Metadata Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) Basel III
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Datanomic
2 5 (19.23%) Talend
3 4 (15.38%) Trillium
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica
5 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.85%) Teradata