Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 131 119
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 23 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.82% 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.75% 4.90% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 20
Manchester median daily rate £388 £425 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +31.27% -5.82%
10th Percentile £299 £338 £225
90th Percentile £450 £500 £700
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £12.92 £10.68 £21.64
% change year-on-year +20.95% -50.65% -20.59%

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 263 388 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.40% 10.57% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 202 195
Manchester median daily rate £370 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +15.38% -10.34%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £208
90th Percentile £534 £530 £533
North West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Manchester median hourly rate £13.87 £41.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.16% +156.25% +28.00%
10th Percentile £9.34 £18.90 £12.40
90th Percentile £21.69 £47.30 £120.00
North West median hourly rate £15.25 £35.75 £21.07
% change year-on-year -57.34% +69.67% +27.70%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Manchester

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Bolton - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £400 -
Data Quality
North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Data Management
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Master Data Management
5 8 (34.78%) ETL
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) Data Governance
7 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
7 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
8 5 (21.74%) Analytics
9 4 (17.39%) MySQL Workbench
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (17.39%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (17.39%) JIRA
9 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
9 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
9 4 (17.39%) MySQL
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (17.39%) ERwin
10 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
10 3 (13.04%) Validation

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL Workbench
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) MS Access
5 2 (8.70%) Power BI
5 2 (8.70%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (8.70%) QlikView
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) ERwin
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SSIS Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Data Management
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Master Data Management
4 8 (34.78%) ETL
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (26.09%) Data Governance
6 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
9 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) GMP
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle