The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 June 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.

Data Quality
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 53 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13  
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 0.86% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.36% 8.33% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £243 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.11% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £446 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £23.75
% change year-on-year +8.76% -32.25%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 56 60 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.57% 10.31% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 22
Median daily rate £300 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £441 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.41% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £19.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £31.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +24.44%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Cambridgeshire

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Cambridgeshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cambridge +2 2 £275 +26.43% 1
Peterborough +1 1 £210 -
Data Quality
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) GDPR
5 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG
1 2 (22.22%) SAP MDM
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (22.22%) PowerCenter
2 2 (22.22%) Spotfire
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) DRM
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Embarcadero
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (22.22%) Talend
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Ariba
3 1 (11.11%) DataFlux
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com