The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
South East / Berkshire
Rank 78 93 125
Rank change year-on-year +15 +32  
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 22 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.20% 1.19% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.28% 8.08% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +3.36% +2.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% -40.00%  

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

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 214 359 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.69% 14.68% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 185 167
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £45.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +73.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.50 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £42.00 £27.13
% change year-on-year -52.61% +54.83%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Data Quality as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Berkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Berkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Berkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Berkshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Bracknell +1 7 £600 +20.00%
Reading +21 6 £425 -19.04% 1
Slough +2 3 £450 +20.00%
Newbury -5 1 £375 +4.52% 2
Maidenhead - 1 £400 - 2
Data Quality
South East

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 20 (37.04%) SQL
1 20 (37.04%) Data Modelling
2 19 (35.19%) Data Analysis
3 14 (25.93%) SAP
4 13 (24.07%) Finance
5 11 (20.37%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (20.37%) ERP
5 11 (20.37%) Data Management
6 10 (18.52%) Migration
6 10 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 10 (18.52%) ETL
6 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
7 9 (16.67%) Oracle
8 8 (14.81%) DB2
8 8 (14.81%) ITIL
8 8 (14.81%) Degree
9 7 (12.96%) Information Management
9 7 (12.96%) Retail
9 7 (12.96%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.96%) CRM
9 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.96%) Data Mapping
9 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
9 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (12.96%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (11.11%) Data Governance

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (5.56%) SAP QM
3 2 (3.70%) HFM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP MDG
3 2 (3.70%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
1 4 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) DB2
3 5 (9.26%) QlikView
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 4 (7.41%) SQLPlus
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Toad
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Data Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 6 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) ETL Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) SAP Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Hyperion Administrator
8 2 (3.70%) Marketing Automation Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Salesforce Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.41%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.85%) AS400
5 1 (1.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.85%) Pricing Data
5 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Data Modelling
2 19 (35.19%) Data Analysis
3 11 (20.37%) Data Management
3 11 (20.37%) ERP
3 11 (20.37%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (18.52%) Data Migration
4 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 10 (18.52%) ETL
4 10 (18.52%) Migration
5 8 (14.81%) ITIL
6 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) CRM
6 7 (12.96%) Data Mapping
6 7 (12.96%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (12.96%) Information Management
6 7 (12.96%) Project Management
6 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
7 6 (11.11%) Data Architecture
7 6 (11.11%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C
2 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
2 4 (7.41%) VBA
3 2 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) GDPR
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
3 3 (5.56%) IFRS
3 3 (5.56%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) SAP
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) Apttus
5 2 (3.70%) hybris
5 2 (3.70%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.85%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) Informatica
6 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.85%) Siebel
6 1 (1.85%) Trillium
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Workday
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