Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 August 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 159 197
Rank change year-on-year -35 +38 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 19 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.44% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Scotland median daily rate £360 £358 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.70% -18.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £340 £187 £309
90th Percentile £514 £414 £456
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £16.31 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.05% -9.38% -5.26%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,821 3,674 4,559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.24% 84.34% 86.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,779 2,105 2,635
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £256 £260 £235
90th Percentile £546 £525 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 101
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +37.30%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £45.00 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.92% +6.38% +8.60%

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Cleansing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in Scotland

Data Cleansing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Glasgow -13 14 £383 -2.55%
Edinburgh -32 5 £355 +51.06% 2
Data Cleansing
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 7 (36.84%) SQL
1 7 (36.84%) Validation
1 7 (36.84%) Analytics
1 7 (36.84%) Workday HCM
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (36.84%) Workday
2 6 (31.58%) Post-Production
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Mindset
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) MS Access
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow Development
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Power BI
5 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (15.79%) FMCG
5 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
6 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Legal
6 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation

Data Cleansing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Workday HCM
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Functions
1 1 (5.26%) Lucidchart
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MS Access
2 3 (15.79%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Data Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Functional Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Process Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Workday Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Workday Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Workday Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Siebel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (15.79%) FMCG
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Analytics
1 7 (36.84%) Validation
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Post-Production
3 5 (26.32%) Business Process Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow Development
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Workday
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel