Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 76 57
Rank change year-on-year -27 -19 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 16 10 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.96% 0.83% 2.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.50% 5.88% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +21.53% +8.68%
10th Percentile £313 £399 £315
90th Percentile £650 £525 £588
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £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 246 170 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.70% 14.07% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 116 168
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £450 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +29.68% +5.15%
10th Percentile £145 £271 £203
90th Percentile £550 £550 £491
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £9.61 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.10% -49.42% +28.81%
10th Percentile £11.71 £9.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £18.00 £9.92 £28.20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +63.64% -43.59% +50.00%

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 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Data Governance
4 7 (43.75%) Data Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) VBA
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (37.50%) SAS
5 6 (37.50%) Data Management
5 6 (37.50%) QlikView
5 6 (37.50%) Teradata
5 6 (37.50%) Data Lineage
6 5 (31.25%) Big Data
6 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) VB
7 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
7 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (37.50%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) QlikView
3 5 (31.25%) Big Data
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 2 (12.50%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (12.50%) Data Lake
5 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (12.50%) HBase
5 2 (12.50%) Impala
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) PowerPivot
5 2 (12.50%) Sqoop
6 1 (6.25%) MS Access
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) SAS Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) SAS Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Data Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Quality Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Reporting Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Talend Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 7 (43.75%) Data Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Data Lineage
3 6 (37.50%) Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
6 2 (12.50%) ETL Development
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) VBA
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Teradata
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.25%) Talend