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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality Analyst
UK
Rank 576 578 546
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Data Quality Analyst 21 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 40
Median daily rate £408 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £186 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £326 £390
% change year-on-year
+53.25% -16.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £18.00

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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 15 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 21 £408 +1.87% 1
London +5 13 £388 -22.50%
North West +17 3 £155 -34.84%
South East +13 3 £500 +25.00% 1
Cumbria - 3 £155 -
City of London -4 2 £463 -3.89%
South West - 2 £550 -
Swindon - 2 £550 -
Carlisle - 2 £140 -
Wiltshire - 2 £550 -
West Sussex -8 1 £500 +33.33%
Hammersmith - 1 £408 -
Docklands, London - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 £500 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -

Data Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 55 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 25 (45.45%) SQL
3 20 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 18 (32.73%) Data Management
5 15 (27.27%) Finance
6 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 11 (20.00%) Master Data Management
7 10 (18.18%) Solvency II
8 8 (14.55%) Sybase
8 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.73%) IBM
9 7 (12.73%) Banking
10 6 (10.91%) Information Management
10 6 (10.91%) Validation
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.91%) Informatica
10 6 (10.91%) Data Governance
10 6 (10.91%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (9.09%) CRM
11 5 (9.09%) ETL
11 5 (9.09%) Oracle
11 5 (9.09%) Migration
11 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
12 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
12 4 (7.27%) SAS
12 4 (7.27%) Trillium
12 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.27%) NHS

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 4 (7.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS Project
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.82%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.82%) Lorenzo
2 1 (1.82%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.45%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) QlikView
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.82%) ERwin
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Finnish Language
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.27%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 18 (32.73%) Data Management
3 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 11 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 6 (10.91%) Data Governance
4 6 (10.91%) Information Management
4 6 (10.91%) Validation
5 5 (9.09%) CRM
5 5 (9.09%) ETL
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.27%) Information Governance
6 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
6 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.45%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Data Validation
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 10 (18.18%) Solvency II
3 2 (3.64%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) IFRS
4 1 (1.82%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Sybase
2 7 (12.73%) IBM
3 6 (10.91%) Informatica
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle
5 4 (7.27%) Talend
5 4 (7.27%) Trillium
6 3 (5.45%) DataFlux
6 3 (5.45%) SAP
7 2 (3.64%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.82%) Civica
8 1 (1.82%) Cognos
8 1 (1.82%) SimCorp
8 1 (1.82%) Tableau