The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 June 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.

Data Cleansing (Data Cleaning, Data Scrubbing)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 504 434
Rank change year-on-year +91 -70  
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 196 147 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 85 136
Median daily rate £443 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -43.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £40.17
% change year-on-year +18.03% -62.03%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in the UK

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in the UK

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in the UK

Data Cleansing
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +71 179 £450 +9.09% 23
London +10 91 £450 +5.88% 11
South East +30 20 £430 +7.50% 2
West Midlands +29 13 £365 -14.11% 2
Yorkshire +33 12 £531 +6.25% 1
East Midlands 0 12 £450 - 2
East of England -9 12 £256 -35.93%
City of London -6 11 £468 +3.88% 1
Scotland +40 9 £340 -22.28%
North West +24 9 £413 +57.14% 4
West Yorkshire +21 9 £531 +6.25% 1
Berkshire +22 8 £400 -4.47% 1
Warwickshire +17 8 £388 -8.82%
Edinburgh +21 7 £235 -46.28%
Hertfordshire -2 7 £256 -26.78%
Northamptonshire - 7 £450 -
Manchester +15 6 £400 +48.83% 1
Leeds +23 5 £513 +2.50% 1
East Sussex +2 5 £410 -25.44%
Hampshire +11 4 £500 -
Brighton +4 4 £410 -
Wales -2 4 £325 -7.14% 4
South Wales -4 4 £325 -7.14% 4
Derbyshire -14 4 £375 -16.66%
Warwick - 4 £406 -
South West +5 3 £153 -65.14% 1
Cardiff +2 3 £325 -13.33% 4
Portsmouth 0 3 £500 -
Oxfordshire -2 3 £408 +16.42%
Watford -3 3 £256 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 143 (38.03%) SQL
2 140 (37.23%) Migration
3 125 (33.24%) Data Migration
4 105 (27.93%) Finance
5 104 (27.66%) Data Modelling
6 96 (25.53%) Data Quality
7 93 (24.73%) ETL
8 91 (24.20%) Business Intelligence
9 77 (20.48%) Microsoft
10 76 (20.21%) Oracle
11 68 (18.09%) Data Warehouse
12 65 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
12 65 (17.29%) Data Analysis
13 59 (15.69%) SAP
14 56 (14.89%) SQL Server
15 52 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
15 52 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
16 51 (13.56%) Analytics
17 49 (13.03%) Data Management
18 48 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 44 (11.70%) Data Transformation
20 40 (10.64%) ERP
21 37 (9.84%) Data Mapping
22 35 (9.31%) Security Cleared
22 35 (9.31%) Degree
23 33 (8.78%) Validation
24 32 (8.51%) Python
24 32 (8.51%) Project Management
24 32 (8.51%) Relational Database
25 30 (7.98%) Power BI

Data Cleansing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (2.66%) Apache Spark
1 10 (2.66%) SAS
2 7 (1.86%) Smallworld
3 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.80%) Confluence
5 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 52 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.06%) Stata
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
7 1 (0.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 23 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.66%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (2.39%) Maximo
4 9 (2.39%) SAP FI
5 8 (2.13%) SAP ERP
6 6 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (1.06%) SAP CO
8 4 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (1.06%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.80%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (0.53%) Endur
10 2 (0.53%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.60%) SaaS
3 4 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.06%) Office 365
3 4 (1.06%) PaaS
4 3 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.27%) Force.com
6 1 (0.27%) Slack
6 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.06%) Internet
2 3 (0.80%) SNA
3 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.09%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 48 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 30 (7.98%) Power BI
6 29 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (5.59%) Big Data
7 21 (5.59%) Data Mining
7 21 (5.59%) QlikView
8 18 (4.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 18 (4.79%) Azure SQL Database
9 13 (3.46%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.19%) MS Access
11 11 (2.93%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.66%) MySQL
12 10 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (2.13%) GIS
15 7 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (4.52%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.66%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (1.60%) ERwin
5 4 (1.06%) LSMW
6 3 (0.80%) JIRA
6 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.53%) Selenium
8 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.27%) JMeter
8 1 (0.27%) JUnit
8 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.27%) Toad
8 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (27.93%) Finance
2 22 (5.85%) Banking
3 15 (3.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (3.72%) Legal
4 14 (3.72%) Marketing
5 13 (3.46%) Retail
6 12 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.13%) Publishing
7 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.33%) Electronics
9 4 (1.06%) Billing
9 4 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.06%) Local Government
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.53%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 130 (34.57%) Analyst
2 100 (26.60%) Data Analyst
3 77 (20.48%) Developer
4 26 (6.91%) Architect
5 23 (6.12%) Consultant
6 17 (4.52%) Business Analyst
6 17 (4.52%) Data Architect
6 17 (4.52%) ETL Developer
6 17 (4.52%) SQL Developer
7 16 (4.26%) Migration Analyst
8 15 (3.99%) Data Migration Analyst
9 13 (3.46%) Data Consultant
9 13 (3.46%) Data Migration Lead
9 13 (3.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 13 (3.46%) Oracle Analyst
10 12 (3.19%) Administrator
10 12 (3.19%) Migration Consultant
11 11 (2.93%) Data Migration Consultant
11 11 (2.93%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (2.93%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.66%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (1.60%) SAML
3 5 (1.33%) HTML
3 5 (1.33%) XML
4 4 (1.06%) .NET
4 4 (1.06%) HTML5
4 4 (1.06%) IDoc
4 4 (1.06%) Kafka
5 3 (0.80%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.80%) D3.js
5 3 (0.80%) GraphX
5 3 (0.80%) SOAP
6 2 (0.53%) BAPI
6 2 (0.53%) CSS
6 2 (0.53%) Lucene
6 2 (0.53%) Mason
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.53%) REST
6 2 (0.53%) Web Services
7 1 (0.27%) MXNet
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.18%) Data Structures
3 19 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.79%) Private Cloud
5 14 (3.72%) Reference Data
6 10 (2.66%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.13%) Blog
7 8 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.13%) W3C
8 6 (1.60%) User Experience
9 5 (1.33%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.06%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.80%) NHS
11 3 (0.80%) Replication
12 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.53%) Life Science
12 2 (0.53%) PMI
12 2 (0.53%) Social Network
12 2 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.52%) Unix
2 10 (2.66%) Linux
2 10 (2.66%) Windows
3 8 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (37.23%) Migration
2 125 (33.24%) Data Migration
3 104 (27.66%) Data Modelling
4 93 (24.73%) ETL
5 91 (24.20%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (17.29%) Data Analysis
7 51 (13.56%) Analytics
8 49 (13.03%) Data Management
9 44 (11.70%) Data Transformation
10 40 (10.64%) ERP
11 37 (9.84%) Data Mapping
12 33 (8.78%) Validation
13 32 (8.51%) Project Management
14 26 (6.91%) CRM
15 24 (6.38%) Visualisation
16 22 (5.85%) Logical Data Model
16 22 (5.85%) Physical Data Model
16 22 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (5.59%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 143 (38.03%) SQL
2 32 (8.51%) Python
3 19 (5.05%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.72%) Java
4 14 (3.72%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.66%) C#
5 10 (2.66%) VBA
6 9 (2.39%) R
7 6 (1.60%) C
8 5 (1.33%) Ruby
9 4 (1.06%) Go
9 4 (1.06%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.06%) PHP
9 4 (1.06%) Scala
10 3 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (0.80%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.53%) ABAP
11 2 (0.53%) Magik
11 2 (0.53%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (9.31%) Degree
1 35 (9.31%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.06%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.80%) ISEB
7 2 (0.53%) APMP
7 2 (0.53%) IIBA
7 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.53%) PMP
8 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) HND
8 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (25.53%) Data Quality
2 18 (4.79%) QA
3 8 (2.13%) PMO
3 8 (2.13%) WCAG
4 3 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.80%) GDPR
5 2 (0.53%) GxP
5 2 (0.53%) IFRS
5 2 (0.53%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.53%) P3O
5 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.27%) FATCA
6 1 (0.27%) GMP
6 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 77 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 76 (20.21%) Oracle
3 59 (15.69%) SAP
4 17 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (4.26%) Informatica
6 15 (3.99%) IBM
7 13 (3.46%) Greenplum
8 10 (2.66%) Talend
9 7 (1.86%) Ariba
10 6 (1.60%) Tableau
11 5 (1.33%) Teradata
11 5 (1.33%) Trillium
12 4 (1.06%) Cognos
12 4 (1.06%) HP
12 4 (1.06%) Remedy
13 3 (0.80%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.80%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.80%) NGA Human Resources
13 3 (0.80%) Siebel
13 3 (0.80%) Splunk
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