Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 161 112
Rank change year-on-year +80 -49 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 19 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.56% 0.29% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.84% 1.70% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 18
North East median daily rate £610 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £275 £345 £284
90th Percentile £755 £475 £658
England median daily rate £468 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £19.50
England median hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +61.11% -30.77% +8.33%

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

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 193 470 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.87% 17.27% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 336 183
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £218 £211 £263
90th Percentile £556 £518 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 9
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +86.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £13.50 £8.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £24.38 £29.25 £21.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £21.64
% change year-on-year -11.77% +4.75% +10.97%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in the North East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +68 15 £610 +52.50%
Durham +4 3 £231 -42.25%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
3 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (52.63%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) Data Management
3 10 (52.63%) Data Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Big Data
4 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (42.11%) Analytics
6 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
6 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
6 7 (36.84%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (36.84%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) Data Security
7 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (31.58%) CA
7 6 (31.58%) Informatica
7 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 6 (31.58%) ERwin
7 6 (31.58%) SAS
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Unix
7 6 (31.58%) Tableau
7 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
7 6 (31.58%) MongoDB

Data Quality
Co-occurring 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 6 (31.58%) SAS
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (5.26%) iTrent
3 1 (5.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Slack
1 2 (10.53%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Big Data
1 10 (52.63%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
2 6 (31.58%) Data Lake
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
2 6 (31.58%) HBase
2 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (31.58%) Pentaho
2 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) ActiveReports
5 2 (10.53%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) ERwin
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
1 8 (42.11%) Data Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Data Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Lead Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Lead Data Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Report Writer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) IVR
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
3 10 (52.63%) Data Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Data Management
4 8 (42.11%) Analytics
5 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
5 7 (36.84%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
6 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Data Integration
6 6 (31.58%) Data Security
6 6 (31.58%) Data Strategy
6 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (31.58%) Information Assurance
6 6 (31.58%) Metadata Management
6 6 (31.58%) Migration
6 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 6 (31.58%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (31.58%) SFIA
7 5 (26.32%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) CA
1 6 (31.58%) Informatica
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
1 6 (31.58%) Tableau
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP