The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 89 77 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 46 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.68% 1.83% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.97% 20.26% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 15
Median daily rate £358 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.80% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £403 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.86% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.06 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 - £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 - £26.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.33%
Data Quality
England

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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
256 232 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.36% 9.06% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 135 96
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +18.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £11.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region.

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Warwickshire -3 12 £346 -10.64% 1
Birmingham -4 11 £520 +43.31% 1
Coventry +1 10 £333 -44.58%
West Bromwich - 4 £375 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £400 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 31 (36.90%) SQL
2 28 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 28 (33.33%) Data Management
3 26 (30.95%) Migration
4 20 (23.81%) ETL
5 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
6 17 (20.24%) Data Migration
7 16 (19.05%) IBM InfoSphere
7 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (15.48%) Oracle
8 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
8 13 (15.48%) Validation
8 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (15.48%) Information Management
9 11 (13.10%) IBM
9 11 (13.10%) Data Analysis
9 11 (13.10%) Finance
9 11 (13.10%) Analytics
9 11 (13.10%) Information Governance
10 9 (10.71%) NHS
10 9 (10.71%) Master Data Management
10 9 (10.71%) Data Governance
11 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (9.52%) SAP
12 7 (8.33%) Informatica
12 7 (8.33%) Trillium
12 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
12 7 (8.33%) DataFlux

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (5.95%) SAS
1 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
2 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.76%) SPSS
4 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) NAS
2 4 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (1.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) IBM InfoSphere
2 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.14%) Big Data
4 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.14%) DB2
4 6 (7.14%) QualityStage
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.95%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.76%) MS Access
6 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.38%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.38%) QlikView
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.19%) JMeter
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Analyst
2 23 (27.38%) Data Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Data Quality Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) Architect
6 10 (11.90%) Data Architect
7 9 (10.71%) Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Information Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Data Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) Data Quality Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) ETL Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) SAP Data Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) SAP Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (3.57%) OAuth
2 3 (3.57%) RESTful
2 3 (3.57%) SAML
2 3 (3.57%) SOAP
2 3 (3.57%) WCF
2 3 (3.57%) Web Services
2 3 (3.57%) XML
2 3 (3.57%) XSD
2 3 (3.57%) XSLT
3 2 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (1.19%) COM
4 1 (1.19%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.71%) NHS
3 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Statistics
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.57%) Data Conversion
5 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) Replication
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.19%) Informatics
7 1 (1.19%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Unix
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) AIX
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Data Management
1 28 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 26 (30.95%) Migration
3 20 (23.81%) ETL
4 17 (20.24%) Data Migration
5 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.48%) Information Management
6 13 (15.48%) Validation
7 11 (13.10%) Analytics
7 11 (13.10%) Data Analysis
7 11 (13.10%) Information Governance
8 9 (10.71%) Data Governance
8 9 (10.71%) Master Data Management
9 7 (8.33%) Data Validation
9 7 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 7 (8.33%) Service Design
10 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 6 (7.14%) Data Architecture
10 6 (7.14%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.57%) C
3 3 (3.57%) C#
3 3 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.38%) XAML
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Nagios
1 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle
3 11 (13.10%) IBM
4 8 (9.52%) SAP
5 7 (8.33%) DataFlux
5 7 (8.33%) Informatica
5 7 (8.33%) Trillium
6 4 (4.76%) Tableau
7 2 (2.38%) Cognos
7 2 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (1.19%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.19%) Splunk
8 1 (1.19%) Teradata
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