Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 Cleansing (Data Cleaning, Data Scrubbing)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - +127 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 9 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £340 - £363
10th Percentile £320 - £228
90th Percentile £360 - £469
Scotland median daily rate £375 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £15.50
Scotland median hourly rate - - £15.50

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 2490 1777 2658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.41% 83.78% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1025 1370
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £262
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +12.62%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 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 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Cleansing 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
2 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 5 (55.56%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) R
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Predictive Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Physics
2 5 (55.56%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Scientist
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) TM1 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Physics
1 5 (55.56%) Predictive Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Statistical Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos