Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Cleansing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Cleansing over the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cleansing (Data Cleaning, Data Scrubbing)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 118 131
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 4 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.41% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.49% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £370 £235 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.45% -46.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £346 £149 £419
90th Percentile £464 £337 £456
Scotland median daily rate £423 £375 £438
% change year-on-year +12.67% -14.29% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Data Cleansing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,612 2,259 2,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.04% 84.64% 85.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,392 1,321 1,157
Edinburgh median daily rate £424 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £265
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +26.46% -9.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.22 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +64.29%

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Cleansing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in Edinburgh

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Cleansing in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in Edinburgh

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in Edinburgh

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Cleansing 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Lucidchart
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

Data Cleansing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Lucidchart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft