Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Data Quality skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Quality over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Quality
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +18
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.23% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Bedford median daily rate £500 - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £440 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -12.00% +42.86% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate £17.00 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - -

Data Quality is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 16 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 19.28% 10.96% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Bedford median daily rate £430 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -11.11% +13.92%
10th Percentile £125 £236 £364
90th Percentile £500 £470 £458
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Bedford median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +66.67% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 £32.89 £11.00
% change year-on-year -43.75% +199.00% -56.00%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Bedford

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Quality in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Bedford

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) ECDL
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP