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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 77 87 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 56 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 1.60% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.40% 19.81% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +83.75%
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
250 207 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.00% 8.09% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 139 80
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +67.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Birmingham +8 18 £388 -3.12% 1
Warwickshire -1 8 £375 -11.76% 3
Coventry -4 7 £400 -
West Bromwich +7 5 £400 +18.51%
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 - -
Solihull -15 1 - -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 38 (35.85%) ETL
2 34 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (32.08%) SQL
3 32 (30.19%) Migration
4 31 (29.25%) Data Management
4 31 (29.25%) Oracle
5 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
5 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
6 24 (22.64%) Data Modelling
6 24 (22.64%) Informatica
7 23 (21.70%) Data Analysis
8 22 (20.75%) Data Governance
9 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (18.87%) Finance
11 19 (17.92%) Data Migration
12 18 (16.98%) Change Management
13 17 (16.04%) Web Services
13 17 (16.04%) XSD
13 17 (16.04%) Data Cleansing
14 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
15 15 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (14.15%) Analytics
15 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (13.21%) Master Data Management
16 14 (13.21%) PowerCenter
17 12 (11.32%) Java
17 12 (11.32%) XML
17 12 (11.32%) Validation
17 12 (11.32%) Data Transformation
17 12 (11.32%) BPMN

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 10 (9.43%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.60%) PowerExchange
3 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.89%) FileNet
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.72%) MS Office
4 3 (2.83%) MS Project
5 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.94%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Extranet
1 2 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (13.21%) PowerCenter
4 11 (10.38%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database
6 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (5.66%) MS Access
7 6 (5.66%) OLAP
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.72%) Big Data
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.77%) DataStage
9 4 (3.77%) DB2
9 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.77%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (3.77%) QualityStage
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) JDeveloper
2 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.89%) Automotive
3 2 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Local Government
4 1 (0.94%) Military
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (42.45%) Analyst
2 32 (30.19%) Data Analyst
3 28 (26.42%) Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Data Quality Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Quality Analyst
6 9 (8.49%) Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Informatica Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 7 (6.60%) SOA Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Data Manager
8 6 (5.66%) Data Migration Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Head of Analytics
8 6 (5.66%) Migration Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.77%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Data Business Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) Web Services
1 17 (16.04%) XSD
2 12 (11.32%) XML
3 10 (9.43%) Middleware
3 10 (9.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (9.43%) WebCenter
4 7 (6.60%) JMX
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle ADF
4 7 (6.60%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (6.60%) WSDL
5 6 (5.66%) .NET
6 3 (2.83%) WCF
6 3 (2.83%) XSLT
7 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.89%) RESTful
7 2 (1.89%) SOAP
8 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.94%) BAPI
8 1 (0.94%) HTML
8 1 (0.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.38%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.43%) NHS
4 6 (5.66%) Informatics
5 5 (4.72%) Data Conversion
5 5 (4.72%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.72%) Statistics
6 4 (3.77%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.89%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.94%) PMI
8 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Linux
1 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) ETL
2 34 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (30.19%) Migration
4 31 (29.25%) Data Management
5 24 (22.64%) Data Modelling
6 23 (21.70%) Data Analysis
7 22 (20.75%) Data Governance
8 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.92%) Data Migration
10 18 (16.98%) Change Management
11 17 (16.04%) Data Cleansing
12 15 (14.15%) Analytics
13 14 (13.21%) Master Data Management
14 12 (11.32%) BPMN
14 12 (11.32%) Case Management
14 12 (11.32%) Data Transformation
14 12 (11.32%) Validation
15 11 (10.38%) SOA
16 10 (9.43%) BPEL
16 10 (9.43%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.08%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) Java
3 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.60%) XPath
4 7 (6.60%) XQuery
5 4 (3.77%) C#
5 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.89%) XAML
8 1 (0.94%) ABAP
8 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.55%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.94%) CISSP
4 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.89%) GCP
4 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 31 (29.25%) Oracle
2 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
3 24 (22.64%) Informatica
4 10 (9.43%) IBM
5 7 (6.60%) SAP
5 7 (6.60%) Trillium
6 6 (5.66%) Cognos
6 6 (5.66%) DataFlux
7 4 (3.77%) Netezza
8 3 (2.83%) Google
8 3 (2.83%) Tableau
9 1 (0.94%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.94%) Talend
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