Period
to 28 July 2021

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 28 July 2021 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
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 51 82
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 10 2 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.82% 0.48% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.38% 4.35% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
10th Percentile £338 £373 £411
25th Percentile £413 £406 £469
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £475 £495
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% -4.04% -13.91%
75th Percentile £456 £556 £563
90th Percentile £495 £598 £683
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £488
% change year-on-year +3.03% -15.38% -15.22%

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 65 46 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.84% 10.98% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 96
10th Percentile £351 £259 £195
25th Percentile £400 £328 £305
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £443 £400 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.63% -15.79% +25.00%
75th Percentile £529 £450 £539
90th Percentile £600 £496 £561
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £443 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +10.63% -11.11% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 19
Median hourly rate £39.50 £31.25 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +26.40% +89.39% +24.53%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £39.50 £31.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year +26.40% +86.57% +24.07%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Data Quality as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 4 (40.00%) Information Management
1 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (30.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 3 (30.00%) Informatica
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (10.00%) AAT
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Informatics
4 1 (10.00%) Snowflake
4 1 (10.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Snowflake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
General
1 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) LIMS
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Management
2 3 (30.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Informatics
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AAT
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Databricks
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) StreamSets