Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 November 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 190 158
Rank change year-on-year +26 -32 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Cleansing 19 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £475 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.21% +30.14% +4.29%
10th Percentile £208 £345 £278
90th Percentile £516 £675 £406
England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £18.94 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% +29.03% +0.75%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3948 5128 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.96% 83.07% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 3069 2256
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 175
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.27
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Data Cleansing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Cleansing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Cleansing in the West Midlands

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Cleansing in the West Midlands

Data Cleansing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Cleansing in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Cleansing in the West Midlands

Data Cleansing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Cleansing in the West Midlands

Data Cleansing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Birmingham - 10 £300 - 1
Warwickshire -1 3 £325 -23.53%
Wolverhampton - 2 £110 -
Coventry +19 1 £425 -19.62%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Data Cleansing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Cleansing.

1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 7 (36.84%) Data Management
2 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Data Governance
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) ETL
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
4 4 (21.05%) QlikView
4 4 (21.05%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (21.05%) Tableau
4 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
4 4 (21.05%) D3.js
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) NoSQL

Data Cleansing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
1 2 (10.53%) SAP MDG
2 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (21.05%) Power BI
1 4 (21.05%) QlikView
1 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.53%) SAP BW
2 2 (10.53%) SAP HANA
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Data Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Data Scientist
3 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.79%) R Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) D3.js
1 4 (21.05%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) LIMS
4 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Management
1 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Data Governance
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
3 4 (21.05%) Data Mapping
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) R
3 3 (15.79%) Scala
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft