Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 6 months to 25 May 2019 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 Quality
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 133 117
Rank change year-on-year -15 -16 +35
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 43 69 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.95% 1.41% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.26% 10.99% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 42
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £278 £216
90th Percentile £514 £538 £587
England median daily rate £478 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -2.05% +8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.78 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.49% +94.44% +12.50%
England median hourly rate £18.85 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.23% +25.00% +12.50%

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

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 419 628 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.28% 12.83% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 386 273
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £200 £239 £200
90th Percentile £550 £538 £588
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 18 15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +20.00% -18.03%
10th Percentile £8.98 £11.08 £9.79
90th Percentile £33.95 £36.50 £20.12
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -12.77%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Data Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Quality in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +2 38 £425 +6.25% 2
South Yorkshire -12 4 £413 -13.16%
North Yorkshire +5 1 £475 +111.11%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 21 (48.84%) Migration
2 17 (39.53%) Data Modelling
2 17 (39.53%) Data Migration
3 16 (37.21%) Data Architecture
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 13 (30.23%) Data Management
5 12 (27.91%) Data Analysis
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.93%) SAP
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (18.60%) ETL
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (16.28%) Finance
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.28%) Data Mapping
8 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
9 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
10 5 (11.63%) Validation
10 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
10 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
10 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
10 5 (11.63%) Data Protection

Data Quality
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (6.98%) OpenEdge
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) DTS
7 2 (4.65%) MS Access
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.65%) Power BI
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.33%) DB2
8 1 (2.33%) OLAP
8 1 (2.33%) OLTP
8 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Analyst
2 22 (51.16%) Data Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (4.65%) SAS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Information Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Project Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.30%) Reference Data
4 3 (6.98%) NHS
5 2 (4.65%) CMDB
5 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Migration
2 17 (39.53%) Data Migration
2 17 (39.53%) Data Modelling
3 16 (37.21%) Data Architecture
4 13 (30.23%) Data Management
5 12 (27.91%) Data Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Data Cleansing
6 8 (18.60%) ETL
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) Data Mapping
7 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
9 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
9 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.63%) Validation
9 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
10 4 (9.30%) ERP
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) SAP
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) IDERA
4 3 (6.98%) Tableau
5 2 (4.65%) Alteryx