Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Cleansing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Cleansing over the 6 months to 23 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 Cleansing (Data Cleaning, Data Scrubbing)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 202 223
Rank change year-on-year +28 +21 -52
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 24 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.16% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 13
North West median daily rate £375 £600 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +84.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £568 £267
90th Percentile £438 £668 £567
England median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median hourly rate £53.00 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.54% - -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +29.03% -1.23%

Data Cleansing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,478 5,136 6,804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.36% 84.54% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,906 3,322 4,184
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 146 271
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £23.30 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.72% -30.46% +76.32%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.38 £12.61
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in the North West

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in the North West

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in the North West

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in the North West

Data Cleansing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Cleansing within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Cheshire - 11 £338 - 2
Manchester +7 10 £400 -25.58% 3
Lancashire - 1 - - 2
Data Cleansing
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Cleansing 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 15 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 14 (58.33%) Migration
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) ETL
5 9 (37.50%) Data Management
6 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
8 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 6 (25.00%) Master Data Management
9 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
9 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
10 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (16.67%) SAP
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) UML
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
10 4 (16.67%) B2B
10 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
10 4 (16.67%) Statistics
10 4 (16.67%) Data Transformation

Data Cleansing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Slack
1 4 (16.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (12.50%) Data Mart
3 3 (12.50%) Spatial Data
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) GIS
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) ETL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Project Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SAP CO Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) SAP FI Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 14 (58.33%) Migration
3 10 (41.67%) ETL
4 9 (37.50%) Data Management
5 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
6 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (25.00%) Master Data Management
8 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 4 (16.67%) B2B
9 4 (16.67%) Data Transformation
9 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (16.67%) ERD
9 4 (16.67%) ETL Development
9 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
9 4 (16.67%) Reference Data Management
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy