The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Cleansing (Data Cleaning, Data Scrubbing)
England / South West
Rank 130 132 142
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £270 £431 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.39% +4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £340 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £13.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -32.50%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2099 2317 2454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.55% 79.87% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1527 1585
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 137 84
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Data Cleansing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in the South West

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in the South West

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in the South West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in the South West

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in the South West

Data Cleansing
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Wiltshire - 4 £350 -
Bristol 0 1 £190 -54.76%
Gloucestershire - 1 £160 -
Somerset - 1 £525 -
Data Cleansing
England

Data Cleansing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Cleansing 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Migration
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
5 6 (40.00%) High Availability
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) MS Access
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) PHP
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Statistics
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Postgraduate
7 2 (13.33%) CRM

Data Cleansing
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Stata
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (33.33%) MS Access
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Database Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Database Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PC Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
4 6 (40.00%) High Availability
4 6 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Statistics
5 2 (13.33%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
6 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) R
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP