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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 103 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +25
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 43 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.36% 1.80% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.55% 23.89% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 10
Median daily rate £375 £400 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £296 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £8.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £21.64 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-37.61% +31.15%
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
220 180 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.95% 7.55% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 115 89
Median daily rate £400 £376 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.71% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.81 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £43.00 £30.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -11 11 £375 -11.76%
Coventry -7 8 £441 -
Birmingham -16 7 £375 -7.74% 1
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £120 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 29 (32.22%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 27 (30.00%) Migration
4 25 (27.78%) Data Management
5 22 (24.44%) Data Modelling
6 21 (23.33%) ETL
7 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (20.00%) Analytics
9 17 (18.89%) Oracle
9 17 (18.89%) Master Data Management
10 16 (17.78%) Change Management
11 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 15 (16.67%) Data Governance
11 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (15.56%) Data Migration
12 14 (15.56%) Management Information System
12 14 (15.56%) Finance
12 14 (15.56%) Informatica
13 13 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
15 11 (12.22%) DataFlux
15 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
15 11 (12.22%) Trillium
15 11 (12.22%) NHS
16 10 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
16 10 (11.11%) Data Transformation
17 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
17 9 (10.00%) XML
18 8 (8.89%) SQL Server

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 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) SAS
3 3 (3.33%) PowerExchange
3 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.78%) MS Office
4 4 (4.44%) SPSS
5 3 (3.33%) MS Project
6 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.11%) Google Drive
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (1.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
3 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.89%) Big Data
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.44%) DB2
6 4 (4.44%) MS Access
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (3.33%) PowerCenter
7 3 (3.33%) QualityStage
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.22%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.22%) OLAP
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.22%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
4 1 (1.11%) Military
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) Analyst
2 21 (23.33%) Data Analyst
3 18 (20.00%) Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Quality Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.67%) Head of Analytics
8 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) ETL Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Governance Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Information Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
11 2 (2.22%) Change Analyst
11 2 (2.22%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.00%) XML
2 6 (6.67%) .NET
2 6 (6.67%) Web Services
2 6 (6.67%) XSD
3 3 (3.33%) SOAP
3 3 (3.33%) WCF
3 3 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.33%) XSLT
4 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.22%) Middleware
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.22%) RESTful
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.11%) BAPI
5 1 (1.11%) HTML
5 1 (1.11%) JMS
5 1 (1.11%) REST
5 1 (1.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.22%) NHS
4 7 (7.78%) Statistics
5 5 (5.56%) Data Conversion
6 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.33%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.33%) Informatics
8 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.22%) User Experience
8 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.11%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.11%) PMI
9 1 (1.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.11%) AIX
3 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (30.00%) Migration
3 25 (27.78%) Data Management
4 22 (24.44%) Data Modelling
5 21 (23.33%) ETL
6 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.00%) Analytics
7 17 (18.89%) Master Data Management
8 16 (17.78%) Change Management
9 15 (16.67%) Data Governance
10 14 (15.56%) Data Migration
11 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 10 (11.11%) Data Transformation
13 8 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (7.78%) Quality Management
14 7 (7.78%) Validation
15 6 (6.67%) Change Control
15 6 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
15 6 (6.67%) Information Management
15 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) C#
4 3 (3.33%) Java
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.22%) XAML
6 1 (1.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.11%) CISSP
5 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.22%) GCP
4 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.89%) Oracle
3 14 (15.56%) Informatica
4 11 (12.22%) DataFlux
4 11 (12.22%) Trillium
5 7 (7.78%) SAP
6 4 (4.44%) IBM
7 3 (3.33%) Google
8 2 (2.22%) EMC
8 2 (2.22%) Tableau
9 1 (1.11%) Amdocs
9 1 (1.11%) Cognos
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.11%) Talend
9 1 (1.11%) Teradata
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