Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 14 December 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 78 57
Rank change year-on-year -22 -21 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 20 15 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.13% 1.20% 2.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.99% 7.46% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 18
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £438 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +22.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £269 £399 £315
90th Percentile £650 £525 £499
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £355
% change year-on-year -2.86% +23.24% +29.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.82 - £13.50

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 286 201 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.11% 16.09% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 136 173
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £434 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.40% +24.07% +8.11%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £201
90th Percentile £546 £538 £486
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £430 £350
% change year-on-year -18.60% +22.86% +12.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £14.35 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.44% -13.54% +10.65%
10th Percentile £15.82 £9.31 £11.63
90th Percentile £18.60 £21.45 £27.90
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.68 £17.50
% change year-on-year +22.66% -16.14% +34.62%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) Data Governance
5 7 (35.00%) Data Integration
5 7 (35.00%) QlikView
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (30.00%) SAS
6 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (30.00%) VBA
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) Teradata
6 6 (30.00%) Data Management
6 6 (30.00%) Data Lineage
7 5 (25.00%) Big Data
7 5 (25.00%) VB
7 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Power BI
9 3 (15.00%) ERP
9 3 (15.00%) ETL

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (30.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) QlikView
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (15.00%) Power BI
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (10.00%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (10.00%) Data Lake
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.00%) HBase
5 2 (10.00%) Impala
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (10.00%) PowerPivot
5 2 (10.00%) Sqoop
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) SAS Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) SAS Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Business Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Data Lineage
3 6 (30.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) ERP
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security
6 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
6 2 (10.00%) ETL Development
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (10.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) VBA
5 5 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Teradata
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 3 (15.00%) Epicor
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (5.00%) Talend