Period
to 21 October 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 21 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 of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 152 139
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 67 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.32% 1.18% 1.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.04% 8.86% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 39
East of England median daily rate £434 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £322 £250 £254
90th Percentile £550 £594 £625
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% - +7.05%
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.33% +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 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 607 677 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.94% 13.34% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 364 295
East of England median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £173 £214 £180
90th Percentile £572 £575 £545
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 57
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £19.34 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.90% -46.29% +2.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.43 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.65 £43.75 £48.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.42% +5.96%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 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
Hertfordshire -7 23 £428 -14.50% 5
Bedfordshire +17 16 £440 -12.00% 3
Essex -1 16 £525 +31.25% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £415 +16.52% 6
Suffolk -14 2 £575 +9.52%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 of England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 28 (41.79%) QA
2 25 (37.31%) ETL
3 23 (34.33%) Migration
4 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
5 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (28.36%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (26.87%) Data Migration
7 16 (23.88%) Data Analysis
8 15 (22.39%) Finance
8 15 (22.39%) SAP
8 15 (22.39%) People Management
9 14 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (20.90%) SQL
9 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (19.40%) Release Management
10 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (17.91%) Project Planning
11 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (17.91%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (17.91%) Oracle
11 12 (17.91%) ERP
12 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
12 11 (16.42%) Scrum
13 10 (14.93%) Data Management
14 9 (13.43%) Validation
14 9 (13.43%) Logistics
14 9 (13.43%) JIRA
14 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
14 9 (13.43%) Analytics

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 8 (11.94%) Confluence
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.99%) SAS
4 1 (1.49%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (7.46%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.99%) BPCS
4 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.99%) Movex
4 2 (2.99%) SAP MDG
5 1 (1.49%) BigMachines
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (10.45%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (8.96%) MySQL
5 6 (8.96%) Pentaho
6 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.48%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (4.48%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (4.48%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.48%) Impala
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.48%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.99%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (2.99%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.99%) Power BI
8 2 (2.99%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) JIRA
2 6 (8.96%) JMeter
2 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
2 6 (8.96%) Selenium
2 6 (8.96%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.48%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.99%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (1.49%) GitLab
5 1 (1.49%) LSMW
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.97%) Local Government
4 3 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 11 (16.42%) Data Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Team Leader
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Data Migration Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Data Migration Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Data Migration Lead
6 3 (4.48%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Migration Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Tester
7 2 (2.99%) Administrator
7 2 (2.99%) AWS Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Master Data Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) XML
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.48%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) XML Schema
3 2 (2.99%) J2EE
3 2 (2.99%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) XSD
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.49%) REST
4 1 (1.49%) SOAP
4 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) NHS
3 4 (5.97%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.49%) e-Health
6 1 (1.49%) LIMS
6 1 (1.49%) PACS
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
1 3 (4.48%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) ETL
2 23 (34.33%) Migration
3 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (26.87%) Data Migration
5 16 (23.88%) Data Analysis
6 15 (22.39%) People Management
7 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (19.40%) Release Management
9 12 (17.91%) Data Cleansing
9 12 (17.91%) ERP
9 12 (17.91%) Project Planning
10 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
10 11 (16.42%) Scrum
11 10 (14.93%) Data Management
12 9 (13.43%) Analytics
12 9 (13.43%) Logistics
12 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
12 9 (13.43%) Test Strategy
12 9 (13.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Perl
2 2 (2.99%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.49%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.49%) R
3 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ISEB
1 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.97%) DBS Check
2 4 (5.97%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) ECDL
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.79%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
3 2 (2.99%) PMO
4 1 (1.49%) CDISC
4 1 (1.49%) GCP
4 1 (1.49%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) SAP
3 12 (17.91%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) Informatica
4 5 (7.46%) Remedy
5 3 (4.48%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (4.48%) Talend
6 2 (2.99%) Embarcadero
6 2 (2.99%) IBM
6 2 (2.99%) Tableau
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos
7 1 (1.49%) Databricks
7 1 (1.49%) Dataiku
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.49%) Marketo
7 1 (1.49%) Netezza
7 1 (1.49%) Workday