The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 28 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 40
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 2.42% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 21.74% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.76% -28.48%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 15 46 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 6.00% 11.14% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 46 22
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% -64.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £13.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.33 £13.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -10.71% +29.93%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Coventry

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Macro
2 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) SAS

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Macro
1 1 (33.33%) SQL