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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 102 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 13 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.56% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.23% 6.90% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
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£350 £400 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +63.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.10 £10.81 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+113.78% -60.70%
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
158 145 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.96% 8.10% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 100 40
Average daily rate £325 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £249 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.93 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £15.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.45 £15.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 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
Leeds -8 11 £350 -33.33% 2
Data Quality
Yorkshire

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Trillium
2 12 (57.14%) Data Management
3 10 (47.62%) CRM
3 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Data Management
4 9 (42.86%) Reference Data
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
7 5 (23.81%) PowerPivot
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) ETL
8 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (14.29%) MDX
9 3 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (9.52%) Finance
10 2 (9.52%) TDD
10 2 (9.52%) OLAP
10 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
10 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (23.81%) PowerPivot
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Reference Data
2 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
3 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Data Management
2 10 (47.62%) CRM
2 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Data Management
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
6 3 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (4.76%) Metadata Management
8 1 (4.76%) People Management
8 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Trillium
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) IBM