The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 84 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 18 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.25% 1.68% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.68% 18.97% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 9
Median daily rate £425 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £15.20 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -39.20%

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 174 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.83% 8.87% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 119 128
Median daily rate £423 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £287 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Median hourly rate £15.62 £13.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.90% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.86 £18.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds -8 10 £463 +28.02% 8
Halifax +7 6 £425 +2.40%
Data Quality
Yorkshire

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Data Management
3 12 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 11 (26.19%) SAS
5 10 (23.81%) IBM
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) SAP
5 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (21.43%) Data Governance
7 8 (19.05%) IBM InfoSphere
8 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (16.67%) DB2
8 7 (16.67%) Unix
9 6 (14.29%) Linux
9 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.29%) Credit Risk
9 6 (14.29%) Information Governance
10 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
10 5 (11.90%) Quality Management
10 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.90%) ETL
11 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
11 4 (9.52%) Solaris
11 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
11 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
11 4 (9.52%) Banking
11 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (26.19%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (16.67%) DB2
3 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.38%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.38%) DataStage
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) OLAP
6 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Redis
6 1 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JMeter
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Billing
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Analyst
1 8 (19.05%) Consultant
1 8 (19.05%) Data Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Data Quality Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Data Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Data Quality Specialist
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Data Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Data Management
2 12 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 9 (21.43%) Data Governance
4 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) ETL
6 5 (11.90%) Quality Management
7 4 (9.52%) Analytics
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Data Privacy
8 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.76%) Information Management
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) IBM
1 10 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.76%) Informatica
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Splunk
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau