Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 116 70
Rank change year-on-year +14 -46 +50
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 45 25 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.52% 0.82% 2.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.36% 7.53% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 52
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +33.33% +5.47%
10th Percentile £385 £308 £238
90th Percentile £628 £533 £536
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.07 £18.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.93% +85.00% -60.00%
10th Percentile £12.65 £17.75 £9.40
90th Percentile £15.61 £19.25 £15.20
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.26% -24.00%

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 364 332 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.27% 10.83% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 196 197
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £250 £159 £250
90th Percentile £563 £545 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 14
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.88% +42.86% +59.09%
10th Percentile £10.52 £12.40 £9.48
90th Percentile £37.90 £52.50 £43.68
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% -8.51% +9.05%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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
Derbyshire +34 24 £455 - 1
Northamptonshire +2 13 £475 +15.15% 4
Leicestershire +10 3 £463 - 1
Nottinghamshire -14 3 £500 +2.25% 2
Lincolnshire +5 2 - -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 33 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
1 33 (73.33%) ETL
2 22 (48.89%) Manufacturing
3 21 (46.67%) PLM
3 21 (46.67%) Python
3 21 (46.67%) R
3 21 (46.67%) Big Data
3 21 (46.67%) Analytics
4 19 (42.22%) Data Analytics
4 19 (42.22%) Apache Spark
4 19 (42.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (42.22%) Informatica
4 19 (42.22%) PowerCenter
4 19 (42.22%) Data Engineering
5 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
9 10 (22.22%) Retail
10 9 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
10 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 9 (20.00%) Hadoop
10 9 (20.00%) Credit Risk
10 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (20.00%) Cloudera
10 9 (20.00%) Ab Initio
10 9 (20.00%) Banking
10 9 (20.00%) Unix
11 5 (11.11%) Migration
11 5 (11.11%) Data Governance

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 19 (42.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Chatbot
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (46.67%) Big Data
3 19 (42.22%) PowerCenter
4 9 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) Power BI
7 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (2.22%) QlikView
7 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) ERwin
1 1 (2.22%) Toad
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (48.89%) Manufacturing
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 10 (22.22%) Retail
4 9 (20.00%) Banking
4 9 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Senior Data Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Python Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Data Modeller
6 2 (4.44%) Data Scientist
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Programme Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) ETL
2 21 (46.67%) Analytics
2 21 (46.67%) PLM
3 19 (42.22%) Data Analytics
3 19 (42.22%) Data Engineering
3 19 (42.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 5 (11.11%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (6.67%) Data Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) ERP
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.44%) QMS
9 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Python
1 21 (46.67%) R
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Informatica
2 9 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 9 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) Tableau
5 2 (4.44%) Alteryx
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) RapidMiner