Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 111 105
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 29 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.06% 1.14% 1.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.55% 11.36% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 25
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £419 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -16.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £274 £362 £269
90th Percentile £601 £555 £653
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +8.76% +43.53%
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +59.26% -21.21%

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 275 308 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.02% 10.00% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 190 223
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £406 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -2.11% +3.75%
10th Percentile £220 £267 £275
90th Percentile £563 £560 £615
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 24
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -35.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.44 £8.58
90th Percentile £23.75 £52.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £22.10 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.49% -11.11% +4.41%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 17 October 2018. 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
Northamptonshire -24 8 £475 +5.56%
Derbyshire +16 6 £525 +31.25%
Leicestershire +9 6 £500 +63.40%
Nottinghamshire +7 6 £450 +18.42% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 - - 3
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
3 9 (31.03%) Data Strategy
4 8 (27.59%) QA
4 8 (27.59%) Data Migration
4 8 (27.59%) Oracle
4 8 (27.59%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
5 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (24.14%) ETL
5 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (20.69%) Data Management
6 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (20.69%) Information Management
6 6 (20.69%) Master Data Management
7 5 (17.24%) Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (17.24%) Data Privacy
7 5 (17.24%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (17.24%) Data Validation
7 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
7 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.24%) Legal
7 5 (17.24%) Validation
7 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling

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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) MindAlign
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) MS Access
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) OLAP
5 1 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) ERwin
1 4 (13.79%) Toad
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.24%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Data Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Data Migration Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Data Modeller
2 5 (17.24%) Migration Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Data Quality Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Sales Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.90%) DBA
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Processing Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Data Quality Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Data Quality Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Caffe
1 2 (6.90%) Deeplearning4j
1 2 (6.90%) MXNet
1 2 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
1 2 (6.90%) TensorFlow
1 2 (6.90%) Theano
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
3 4 (13.79%) FMCG
4 3 (10.34%) NHS
5 2 (6.90%) CMDB
5 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) Data Strategy
3 8 (27.59%) Data Migration
3 8 (27.59%) Migration
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) ETL
5 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (20.69%) Data Management
5 6 (20.69%) Information Management
5 6 (20.69%) Master Data Management
6 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
6 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) Data Privacy
6 5 (17.24%) Data Validation
6 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (17.24%) Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) R
3 2 (6.90%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Tableau
4 2 (6.90%) Greenplum
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.45%) Reuters