The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
England / North East
Rank 82 69 56
Rank change year-on-year -13 -13  
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.17% 3.90% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £438 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £413 £401
% change year-on-year +2.42% +2.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% -40.00%  

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 the North East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 72 77 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 9.80% 8.86% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 46
Median daily rate £350 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £258 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +81.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Data Quality as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in the North East

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in the North East

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in the North East

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -13 1 £450 -5.26%
Durham - 1 - - 1
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Data Augmentation
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) AML Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Fraud Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Fraud Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Master Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Discovery
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
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