The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Quality
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 39 52
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 1.08% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 10.00% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% -40.00%  

Data Quality is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 24 30 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 9.20% 10.79% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 60
Median daily rate £450 £325 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Data Quality as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Southampton

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Southampton

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Southampton

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) SystmOne
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Kalido
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft