Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +19
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.69% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Bedford median daily rate £460 - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £460 - £350
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 15 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 19.23% 15.58% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Bedford median daily rate £300 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £125 £249 £425
90th Percentile £469 £465 £473
Bedfordshire median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Bedford median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £8.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.25% +78.79% -79.38%
10th Percentile £14.60 £14.55 £7.88
90th Percentile £19.40 £14.95 £8.93
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £8.63
% change year-on-year +17.24% +68.12% -77.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Bedford over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 September 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 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) ECDL
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud

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 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP