Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 513 539
Rank change year-on-year +32 +26 -70
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 419 387 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 255 239
England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £217 £250
90th Percentile £605 £613 £563
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £386
% change year-on-year - +10.03% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 8
England median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.50% +29.03% -5.73%
10th Percentile £17.38 £14.25 £9.73
90th Percentile £54.60 £33.40 £24.95
UK median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +42.50% +29.03% -5.73%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80294 81883 85035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.66% 84.16% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54019 54581 56048
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1877 2118 2511
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in England

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in England

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in England

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in England

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Cleansing in England

Data Cleansing
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Cleansing within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
London +15 212 £450 -1.10% 21
South East +8 63 £425 +7.59% 8
North of England +72 42 £356 -20.83% 6
East of England -1 38 £325 -27.27% 2
Midlands -18 32 £350 -13.58% 8
North West +43 28 £375 -30.23% 2
West Midlands +20 20 £313 -34.21% 4
South West -12 17 £473 +31.25% 1
East Midlands -34 12 £425 +13.33% 3
Yorkshire +19 9 £294 -30.88% 4
North East +68 5 £300 -35.14%
Data Cleansing
UK

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

1 189 (45.11%) SQL
2 180 (42.96%) Migration
3 155 (36.99%) Data Modelling
4 153 (36.52%) Data Migration
5 145 (34.61%) Data Quality
6 124 (29.59%) ETL
7 110 (26.25%) Finance
8 99 (23.63%) Oracle
9 87 (20.76%) Business Intelligence
10 84 (20.05%) Data Analysis
11 75 (17.90%) SAP
12 70 (16.71%) SQL Server
13 66 (15.75%) Data Management
14 64 (15.27%) Microsoft
15 62 (14.80%) Analytics
16 61 (14.56%) Relational Database
17 60 (14.32%) Data Transformation
18 58 (13.84%) XML
19 56 (13.37%) Big Data
19 56 (13.37%) Security Cleared
19 56 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
20 55 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
21 51 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
22 49 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
23 47 (11.22%) Collaborative Working
24 43 (10.26%) Java
24 43 (10.26%) Project Management
24 43 (10.26%) Data Mapping
25 42 (10.02%) JSON
26 41 (9.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Cleansing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (4.77%) Apache
1 20 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.39%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.67%) SAS
4 4 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.72%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.48%) Confluence
6 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.24%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 38 (9.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (4.77%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.91%) InfoPath
6 7 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (1.19%) SPSS
8 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.24%) Stata
9 1 (0.24%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (3.58%) SAP MM
2 13 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.39%) SAP S/4HANA
4 9 (2.15%) SAP ERP
5 8 (1.91%) SAP CRM
5 8 (1.91%) SAP MDG
6 7 (1.67%) SAP APO
7 6 (1.43%) SAP MDM
8 5 (1.19%) SAP CO
8 5 (1.19%) SAP FI
8 5 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.95%) iTrent
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.95%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.19%) Slack
3 5 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (1.19%) Trello
4 3 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.48%) Office 365
5 2 (0.48%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.95%) SMS
1 4 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.48%) SNA
3 1 (0.24%) Broadband
3 1 (0.24%) Internet
3 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.24%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.71%) SQL Server
2 61 (14.56%) Relational Database
3 56 (13.37%) Big Data
4 55 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (9.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (7.16%) Hadoop
7 27 (6.44%) Oracle Database
8 23 (5.49%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (5.49%) Data Mining
8 23 (5.49%) Power BI
9 18 (4.30%) HBase
10 15 (3.58%) QlikView
10 15 (3.58%) SAP Data Services
11 13 (3.10%) NoSQL
11 13 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (2.39%) MySQL
14 9 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (2.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (3.82%) LSMW
2 13 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (2.63%) JIRA
4 5 (1.19%) ERwin
4 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.48%) Selenium
8 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.24%) GitLab
8 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.24%) JMeter
8 1 (0.24%) JUnit
8 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 110 (26.25%) Finance
2 21 (5.01%) Banking
3 16 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (3.58%) Marketing
4 15 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.86%) Legal
5 12 (2.86%) Publishing
5 12 (2.86%) Retail
6 11 (2.63%) Law
7 9 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.43%) Electronics
9 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.72%) Front Office
11 2 (0.48%) Advertising
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (34.61%) Analyst
2 90 (21.48%) Data Analyst
3 69 (16.47%) Developer
4 40 (9.55%) Business Analyst
5 32 (7.64%) Consultant
6 25 (5.97%) Architect
7 21 (5.01%) Data Migration Specialist
7 21 (5.01%) Migration Specialist
8 20 (4.77%) Oracle Developer
9 19 (4.53%) Data Architect
9 19 (4.53%) Data Consultant
9 19 (4.53%) Data Manager
9 19 (4.53%) SQL Developer
10 17 (4.06%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.10%) Data Scientist
11 13 (3.10%) DBA
11 13 (3.10%) Migration Consultant
11 13 (3.10%) Oracle DBA
12 11 (2.63%) Data Migration Consultant
13 10 (2.39%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.84%) XML
2 42 (10.02%) JSON
3 20 (4.77%) Kafka
4 18 (4.30%) JMS
5 9 (2.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 7 (1.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (1.43%) .NET
7 6 (1.43%) Web Services
8 5 (1.19%) D3.js
8 5 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.95%) BAPI
10 3 (0.72%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.72%) MDX
10 3 (0.72%) Middleware
10 3 (0.72%) MLlib
10 3 (0.72%) NumPy
10 3 (0.72%) Pandas
10 3 (0.72%) RHadoop
10 3 (0.72%) scikit-learn
11 2 (0.48%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 17 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.10%) Reference Data
5 9 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.91%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.91%) Blog
6 8 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.43%) AS400
7 6 (1.43%) Taxonomies
8 4 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.95%) Life Science
8 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.95%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.48%) CMDB
10 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.48%) FMCG
10 2 (0.48%) Replication
10 2 (0.48%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.30%) Unix
2 14 (3.34%) Linux
3 8 (1.91%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (42.96%) Migration
2 155 (36.99%) Data Modelling
3 153 (36.52%) Data Migration
4 124 (29.59%) ETL
5 87 (20.76%) Business Intelligence
6 84 (20.05%) Data Analysis
7 66 (15.75%) Data Management
8 62 (14.80%) Analytics
9 60 (14.32%) Data Transformation
10 51 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 49 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (11.22%) Collaborative Working
13 43 (10.26%) Data Mapping
13 43 (10.26%) Project Management
14 41 (9.79%) Coaching
14 41 (9.79%) CRM
14 41 (9.79%) ERP
15 40 (9.55%) Post-Production
16 38 (9.07%) Validation
17 35 (8.35%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 189 (45.11%) SQL
2 43 (10.26%) Java
3 34 (8.11%) PL/SQL
4 31 (7.40%) Python
5 24 (5.73%) R
6 15 (3.58%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.39%) C#
7 10 (2.39%) VBA
8 8 (1.91%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.67%) Scala
10 6 (1.43%) Apex Code
10 6 (1.43%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.95%) C
11 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.95%) VB
12 3 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.72%) GraphQL
13 2 (0.48%) PHP
13 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 56 (13.37%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.44%) DV Cleared
3 22 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.30%) Degree
5 8 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (34.61%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.39%) GDPR
2 10 (2.39%) PMO
3 8 (1.91%) GxP
3 8 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.67%) QA
5 2 (0.48%) SLA
5 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.24%) GAAP
6 1 (0.24%) IFRS
6 1 (0.24%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (3.34%) Oracle Clusterware
1 14 (3.34%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.48%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (3.82%) Data Guard
2 14 (3.34%) Oracle Flashback
2 14 (3.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (23.63%) Oracle
2 75 (17.90%) SAP
3 64 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.97%) Tableau
5 22 (5.25%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.10%) Talend
7 9 (2.15%) HP
7 9 (2.15%) Informatica
8 8 (1.91%) Siebel
9 6 (1.43%) Alteryx
9 6 (1.43%) Callidus
9 6 (1.43%) Cognos
9 6 (1.43%) IBM
10 4 (0.95%) Ariba
10 4 (0.95%) Concur
10 4 (0.95%) Greenplum
10 4 (0.95%) Workday
10 4 (0.95%) Yardi
11 3 (0.72%) Google
11 3 (0.72%) Sage