Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 145 139
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 50 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 0.83% 1.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.73% 7.72% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 45
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £275 £250
90th Percentile £588 £601 £450
England median daily rate £460 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 - £15.00
England median hourly rate £22.25 £16.97 £18.75
% change year-on-year +31.15% -9.52% -18.48%

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 573 479 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.35% 10.72% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 309 306
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £214
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 76
East of England median hourly rate £26.12 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.86% -5.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £10.23 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £66.25 £47.35 £53.75
England median hourly rate £21.01 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.40% -13.00% +16.28%

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 24 February 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
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 24 February 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
Hertfordshire +7 23 £350 +21.74% 6
Cambridgeshire -14 7 £525 +75.00% 9
Essex +9 6 £550 +7.32% 2
Bedfordshire -5 6 £425 -2.86% 8
Suffolk +10 4 £525 -
Norfolk -17 3 £463 -13.95%
East Anglia - 1 £300 -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) ETL
3 14 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 13 (26.00%) Data Analysis
4 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (24.00%) Migration
5 12 (24.00%) Data Migration
6 11 (22.00%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (18.00%) Data Mapping
7 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.00%) Power BI
8 8 (16.00%) Analytics
8 8 (16.00%) XML
8 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle
8 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.00%) Project Management
9 7 (14.00%) Tableau
9 7 (14.00%) Reference Data
10 6 (12.00%) Data Extraction
10 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
10 6 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (12.00%) XML Schema

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 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.00%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.00%) Power BI
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.00%) MySQL
8 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) ERwin
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Publishing
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Data Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Data Migration Specialist
6 4 (8.00%) Migration Specialist
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Salesforce Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) XML
2 6 (12.00%) XML Schema
3 5 (10.00%) Middleware
4 4 (8.00%) J2EE
4 4 (8.00%) XSD
5 3 (6.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Reference Data
4 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (8.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ETL
2 14 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (26.00%) Data Analysis
4 12 (24.00%) Data Migration
4 12 (24.00%) Migration
5 11 (22.00%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (18.00%) Data Mapping
7 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.00%) Analytics
7 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
9 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
9 6 (12.00%) Data Extraction
10 5 (10.00%) Data Management
10 5 (10.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Workflow
10 5 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) Python
3 5 (10.00%) R
4 4 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) GDPR
2 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Tableau
4 6 (12.00%) SAP
5 5 (10.00%) Alteryx
6 3 (6.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Talend
8 1 (2.00%) Capita
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) Embarcadero
8 1 (2.00%) Informatica
8 1 (2.00%) Northgate
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Teradata
8 1 (2.00%) Workday