Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 May 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 of England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 152 131
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 55 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 0.90% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.38% 7.93% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 52
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £236 £275 £250
90th Percentile £573 £590 £549
England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
East of England median hourly rate £28.75 - £16.75
10th Percentile £21.25 - £15.28
90th Percentile £35.00 - £18.83
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +12.50% -28.89%

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 530 492 552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.94% 11.32% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 294 304
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £213 £168 £210
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 57
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £21.34 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.15% -31.18% +16.98%
10th Percentile £10.43 £14.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £46.45 £58.10
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.34 £23.50
% change year-on-year +5.46% -9.21% +15.52%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Quality in the East of England

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Bedfordshire +16 17 £425 +37.10%
Hertfordshire +7 17 £350 -22.22% 5
Essex +13 11 £525 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £400 +33.33% 2
Suffolk -4 2 £575 - 2
Norfolk -11 2 £463 +2.78%
East Anglia - 1 £300 -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 24 (43.64%) ETL
3 23 (41.82%) Oracle
3 23 (41.82%) Data Mapping
4 18 (32.73%) XML
5 17 (30.91%) Data Management
6 16 (29.09%) Management Information System
7 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (27.27%) XML Schema
8 14 (25.45%) DataStage
8 14 (25.45%) QualityStage
8 14 (25.45%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (25.45%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (23.64%) Data Modelling
9 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
9 13 (23.64%) Data Integration
10 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (21.82%) FTP
10 12 (21.82%) Informix
10 12 (21.82%) DB2
10 12 (21.82%) Teradata
10 12 (21.82%) Finance
10 12 (21.82%) Logistics
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 10 (18.18%) SAP
12 10 (18.18%) Linux
12 10 (18.18%) IBM
12 10 (18.18%) Middleware
12 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (3.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.82%) BPCS
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.82%) Movex
3 1 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) FTP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (25.45%) DataStage
1 14 (25.45%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (25.45%) QualityStage
2 12 (21.82%) DB2
2 12 (21.82%) Informix
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (16.36%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (7.27%) Power BI
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.64%) Big Data
9 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.64%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.82%) Local Government
7 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 11 (20.00%) ETL Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Architect
4 10 (18.18%) DataStage Developer
5 9 (16.36%) DataStage ETL Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Data Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Data Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Data Migration Specialist
9 3 (5.45%) Master Data Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Migration Specialist
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) XML
2 15 (27.27%) XML Schema
3 10 (18.18%) Middleware
4 6 (10.91%) XSD
5 3 (5.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) Deeplearning4j
6 1 (1.82%) MXNet
6 1 (1.82%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.82%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.82%) Theano
6 1 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.73%) Data Structures
3 7 (12.73%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) ETL
2 23 (41.82%) Data Mapping
3 17 (30.91%) Data Management
4 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.64%) Data Integration
5 13 (23.64%) Data Modelling
6 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (21.82%) Logistics
7 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 10 (18.18%) Data Architecture
7 10 (18.18%) Decision-Making
7 10 (18.18%) Migration
7 10 (18.18%) Project Governance
8 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
8 9 (16.36%) ITIL
8 9 (16.36%) SDLC
8 9 (16.36%) Service Management
8 9 (16.36%) V-Model
9 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
9 8 (14.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) R
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Oracle
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Teradata
4 10 (18.18%) IBM
4 10 (18.18%) SAP
5 9 (16.36%) Citrix
5 9 (16.36%) HP
6 3 (5.45%) Remedy
6 3 (5.45%) Tableau
7 2 (3.64%) Embarcadero
7 2 (3.64%) Informatica
8 1 (1.82%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.82%) Capita
8 1 (1.82%) Cognos
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) Netezza
8 1 (1.82%) Northgate