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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 104 97
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7  
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 25 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.06% 0.98% 1.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.36% 9.33% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 34
Median daily rate £450 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £281 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £625 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.76% -28.48%  

Data Quality is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 299 268 311
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 12.66% 10.51% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 169 217
Median daily rate £408 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +20.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £163 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 46 29
Median hourly rate £21.84 £31.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.56% -17.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £10.50 £22.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.63 £46.04 £45.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -10.71% +29.93%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 9 £500 +73.91% 3
Norfolk +8 7 £450 -12.19% 1
Essex -13 4 £588 +30.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £243 -46.11% 2
East Anglia -2 2 - -
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 23 (48.94%) Migration
2 18 (38.30%) Finance
3 17 (36.17%) Data Migration
3 17 (36.17%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) Data Modelling
4 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Data Cleansing
5 14 (29.79%) Oracle
6 12 (25.53%) Data Management
7 10 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
8 9 (19.15%) Data Analysis
9 8 (17.02%) Scrum
9 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
9 8 (17.02%) ETL
9 8 (17.02%) UML
10 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.89%) SOA
10 7 (14.89%) XML
10 7 (14.89%) C
10 7 (14.89%) Test Management
10 7 (14.89%) Data Mapping
10 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
10 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
11 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 6 (12.77%) Reference Data
11 6 (12.77%) Degree
11 6 (12.77%) JIRA

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 5 (10.64%) Confluence
2 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.26%) SAP MDG
1 2 (4.26%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.26%) PowerCenter
5 2 (4.26%) QlikView
5 2 (4.26%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) JIRA
2 5 (10.64%) JMeter
2 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.64%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.13%) PowerDesigner
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Data Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Data Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Migration Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.26%) Designer
8 2 (4.26%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) Java EE
3 3 (6.38%) J2EE
3 3 (6.38%) XSD
4 2 (4.26%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) EDIFACT
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
2 6 (12.77%) Reference Data
3 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
1 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Migration
2 17 (36.17%) Data Migration
2 17 (36.17%) Data Modelling
3 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.79%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (25.53%) Data Management
6 9 (19.15%) Data Analysis
7 8 (17.02%) ETL
7 8 (17.02%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
7 8 (17.02%) UML
8 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (14.89%) Data Mapping
8 7 (14.89%) SOA
8 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Test Management
9 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.64%) Data Transformation
10 5 (10.64%) Master Data Management
10 5 (10.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) C
3 4 (8.51%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (6.38%) GDPR
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Informatica
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
2 5 (10.64%) Talend
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Ariba
4 2 (4.26%) Embarcadero
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
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