Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 15 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 100 115
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 34 42 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.16% 1.44% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.83% 9.57% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - -
Scotland median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -67.11% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 346 439 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.83% 15.10% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 266 156
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £197 £208 £155
90th Percentile £559 £563 £544
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -14.41% -14.42%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.75 £17.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.90% -31.00% -25.93%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) Data Analysis
4 12 (35.29%) Banking
4 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (29.41%) SAS
6 9 (26.47%) Migration
7 8 (23.53%) ETL
7 8 (23.53%) Data Lineage
8 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle
8 7 (20.59%) Data Management
8 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
9 6 (17.65%) Reference Data
10 5 (14.71%) Data Governance
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
11 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
11 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.76%) Analytics
11 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
11 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
12 3 (8.82%) Master Data Management
12 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management

Data Quality
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.82%) PowerCenter
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.94%) DataStage
5 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) ERwin
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Analyst
2 20 (58.82%) Data Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Sales Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Data Quality Officer
5 1 (2.94%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Migration Architect
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Reference Data
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Data Analysis
2 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (26.47%) Migration
5 8 (23.53%) Data Lineage
5 8 (23.53%) ETL
6 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
6 7 (20.59%) Data Management
6 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Data Governance
9 4 (11.76%) Analytics
9 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
9 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
10 3 (8.82%) Decision-Making
10 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (8.82%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (8.82%) Master Data Management
10 3 (8.82%) Project Management
11 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) CA
2 3 (8.82%) Informatica
3 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) Teradata
4 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft