The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Quality Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality Specialist
Rank - - 553
Contract jobs requiring a Data Quality Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Data Quality Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Quality Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Quality Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Quality Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Quality Specialist
Top 4 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Quality Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Data Quality Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Quality Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality