Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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 Quality
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 163 109
Rank change year-on-year +40 -54 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 61 52 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.38% 0.95% 1.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.05% 10.40% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 93
Yorkshire median daily rate £545 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £260 £327 £278
90th Percentile £615 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £18.88 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.56% +79.76% -
10th Percentile £20.80 £13.29 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.60 £27.66 £20.25
England median hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +61.11% -30.77% +8.33%

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 552 500 704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.53% 9.10% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 297 519
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £180 £194 £225
90th Percentile £575 £565 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.78 £12.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.06% +15.16% -38.17%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.58 £9.25
90th Percentile £23.52 £28.15 £25.30
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £21.60
% change year-on-year -12.42% +5.74% +9.34%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
West Yorkshire +27 48 £523 +16.11% 3
South Yorkshire +15 6 £610 +23.23% 1
East Yorkshire -7 2 £260 -24.09% 1
North Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Humberside -1 1 £545 +45.33%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 35 (57.38%) Data Modelling
2 32 (52.46%) Data Integration
3 20 (32.79%) Data Architecture
4 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (22.95%) Reference Data
8 13 (21.31%) Pentaho
8 13 (21.31%) SQL
8 13 (21.31%) NHS
8 13 (21.31%) Project Management
9 12 (19.67%) Finance
9 12 (19.67%) Data Governance
9 12 (19.67%) Data Management
10 11 (18.03%) Degree
10 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (18.03%) Informatica
11 10 (16.39%) Analytics
11 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
11 10 (16.39%) Data Strategy
12 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
12 9 (14.75%) Statistics
12 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.11%) Change Management
13 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (13.11%) Oracle
13 8 (13.11%) Operations Research
13 8 (13.11%) Economics
13 8 (13.11%) TOGAF

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 7 (11.48%) SAS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.64%) iTrent
3 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.64%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (21.31%) Pentaho
3 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.48%) Big Data
4 7 (11.48%) Data Lake
5 6 (9.84%) Apache Hive
5 6 (9.84%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.84%) HBase
5 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) ERwin
2 3 (4.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) Data Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Technical Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Lead Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Lead Data Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Pentaho Developer
7 4 (6.56%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Business Architect
8 3 (4.92%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (22.95%) Reference Data
3 13 (21.31%) NHS
4 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) RIA
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Data Modelling
2 32 (52.46%) Data Integration
3 20 (32.79%) Data Architecture
4 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (21.31%) Project Management
6 12 (19.67%) Data Governance
6 12 (19.67%) Data Management
7 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.39%) Analytics
8 10 (16.39%) Data Strategy
9 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
9 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (14.75%) Statistics
10 8 (13.11%) Change Management
10 8 (13.11%) Economics
10 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (13.11%) Open Source
10 8 (13.11%) Operations Research
10 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
2 5 (8.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.28%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Informatica
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) SAP
4 6 (9.84%) CA
4 6 (9.84%) Tableau
5 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) Talend
6 1 (1.64%) Ariba
6 1 (1.64%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Trillium
6 1 (1.64%) Veritas