The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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 Quality
South East / West Sussex
Rank 60 63 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9  
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.78% 0.50% 0.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 3.90% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £455 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £401
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.40 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 64 77 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 12.45% 12.85% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 55 36
Median daily rate £436 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.34% +5.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £472 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -40.00%  
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in West Sussex

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in West Sussex

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the West Sussex 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
Crawley - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £409 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Data Quality
South East

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (50.00%) Talend
3 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
4 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Reference Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) PMI
5 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) ABAP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Reference Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) ABAP
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Talend
3 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (12.50%) Trillium