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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 108 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 11 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.94% 7.69% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
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£340 £483 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.53% +54.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.67 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.51% +100.00%
Data Quality
Yorkshire

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
123 130 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.64% 7.73% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 52
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £261 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.35 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.30 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £42.70 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.73% +18.57%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Leeds -25 10 £350 -33.33% 4
Bradford -6 1 £225 -
Data Quality
Yorkshire

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) CRM
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Data Management
5 9 (39.13%) Data Management
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (39.13%) Visualisation
5 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
5 9 (39.13%) Data Mining
5 9 (39.13%) Trillium
6 8 (34.78%) Reference Data
7 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) PowerPivot
9 4 (17.39%) ETL
10 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) MDX
10 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (8.70%) Inmon Methodology
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (8.70%) TDD
11 2 (8.70%) MS Excel

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) PowerPivot
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (39.13%) Data Mining
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) OLAP
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Architect
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Visualisation
2 8 (34.78%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Data Management
3 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Data Management
3 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.70%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Trillium
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) iSOFT
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau