Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 98 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 -15 -25
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 16 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.39% 1.02% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.32% 6.94% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £600 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% -2.86% +21.53%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £399
90th Percentile £725 £650 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £600 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +33.33% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 155 245 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.47% 14.64% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 146 121
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £206 £143 £279
90th Percentile £615 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £350 £438
% change year-on-year +21.43% -20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £9.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +82.10% -49.42%
10th Percentile £11.46 £11.71 £9.31
90th Percentile £38.65 £18.00 £9.92
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.77 £18.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -6.82% +63.64% -43.59%

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 24 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 14 (87.50%) Data Management
2 12 (75.00%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) Data Architecture
3 9 (56.25%) Talend
4 8 (50.00%) Business Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) High Availability
4 8 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (50.00%) Data Mapping
4 8 (50.00%) Informatica
4 8 (50.00%) Ab Initio
4 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (50.00%) OLAP
4 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (50.00%) ETL
4 8 (50.00%) SAS
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (50.00%) Data Lake
4 8 (50.00%) Big Data
5 7 (43.75%) Apache Hive
5 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
5 7 (43.75%) Data Governance
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Taxonomies
6 5 (31.25%) Data Validation
6 5 (31.25%) hybris
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis

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 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
1 8 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (50.00%) OLAP
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (43.75%) Apache Hive
2 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Data Management
2 9 (56.25%) Data Architecture
3 8 (50.00%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Business Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (50.00%) ETL
3 8 (50.00%) High Availability
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) Data Governance
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Data Validation
5 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ambari
1 2 (12.50%) Ganglia
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Talend
2 8 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 8 (50.00%) Informatica
3 5 (31.25%) hybris
4 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 2 (12.50%) Hortonworks
4 2 (12.50%) MapR
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft