Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 164 188
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 -32
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.29% 0.081% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Scotland median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £324 £336
90th Percentile £625 £461 £481
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £30.25 £19.47 £16.00
% change year-on-year +55.37% +21.69% +4.00%

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 4,174 3,110 4,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.03% 83.74% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,457 1,834 2,378
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £513 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 78 63
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 £19.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -40.00% +43.23%
10th Percentile £11.36 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £46.25 £47.20 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.55
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.83% +22.75%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -3 11 £375 -3.23%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Data Cleansing
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 8 (57.14%) Data Quality
2 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Snowflake Schema
3 5 (35.71%) Star Schema
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (14.29%) Power BI
6 2 (14.29%) Scorecard
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
7 1 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Snowflake Schema
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (35.71%) Star Schema
2 2 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) ETL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Scorecard
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos