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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 106 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 17 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.90% 4.12% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 2
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£388 £388 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £378 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £398 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.10 £10.81 -
% change year-on-year
+113.78% -
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
156 170 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.14% 7.20% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 63 54
Average daily rate £335 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £224 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 8
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.30 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.94% +4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.20 £10.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £31.90 £58.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +15.06%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Birmingham -4 6 £400 +3.22% 2
Warwickshire +2 3 £425 -
Solihull +3 1 £375 -
Herefordshire - 1 £323 -
Coventry - 1 £400 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Quality also 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 that cited Data Quality.

1 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (29.17%) ETL
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) Informatica
5 6 (25.00%) Trillium
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Information Management
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) DataStage
6 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 4 (16.67%) Datanomic
7 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 4 (16.67%) SAS
7 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) SAP
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (12.50%) IBM
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Quality also 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 that cited Data Quality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) DataStage
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
5 1 (4.17%) QlikView
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.17%) ERwin
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
1 2 (8.33%) Welsh Language
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modeller
7 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
7 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Data Quality Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Business Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Data Quality Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.33%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exalytics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (29.17%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Information Management
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
7 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (12.50%) Data Governance
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
9 2 (8.33%) B2B
9 2 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) Informatica
2 6 (25.00%) Trillium
3 4 (16.67%) Datanomic
3 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Talend
5 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio
5 2 (8.33%) DataFlux
6 1 (4.17%) Netezza
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