Period
to 5 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 5 December 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 106 121
Rank change year-on-year +44 +15 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 5 5 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.27% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.43% 2.30% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 19
Median daily rate - £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
England median daily rate £500 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +8.11% -2.63% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.43 £28.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -16.32% +38.31% -1.54%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 92 217 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.43% 11.88% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 110 142
Median daily rate £413 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.74% -6.88% -
10th Percentile £179 £155 £216
90th Percentile £575 £532 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.78 £12.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.36% -7.17% +1.52%
10th Percentile £9.36 £10.58 £9.41
90th Percentile £47.50 £16.40 £15.00
Median hourly rate £26.51 £21.42 £20.80
% change year-on-year +23.77% +2.97% +3.99%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Data Quality in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Data Quality in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 5 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +35 3 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (40.00%) Teradata
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) Impala
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Spark SQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (60.00%) Data Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata