Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 148 137
Rank change year-on-year +43 -11 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 16 42 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.94% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.39% 9.95% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 49
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £176 £267 £278
90th Percentile £438 £516 £538
England median daily rate £513 £480 £488
% change year-on-year +6.77% -1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £27.56 £20.91 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.78% -40.26% +94.44%
England median hourly rate £21.00 £18.85 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.42% -24.61% +38.89%

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 154 422 627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.49% 9.45% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 241 385
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £160 £200 £239
90th Percentile £646 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 20
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -9.09% +32.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.98 £11.53
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.80 £35.50
Median hourly rate £27.30 £22.83 £23.50
% change year-on-year +19.57% -2.84% +17.50%

Data Quality
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Quality in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Quality in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Data Quality in Yorkshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Quality in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 2 June 2020. 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 +24 12 £375 -11.76% 1
South Yorkshire +39 2 £225 -45.45%
North Yorkshire +3 2 £276 -41.88%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) NHS
1 5 (31.25%) Public Sector
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
3 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) Power BI
3 3 (18.75%) Power Platform
4 2 (12.50%) Slack
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (12.50%) Trello
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) GIS
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.25%) ArcInfo
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Power Platform
2 2 (12.50%) Slack
2 2 (12.50%) Trello
3 1 (6.25%) Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Power BI
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (31.25%) Public Sector
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Geospatial Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) GIS Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) GIS Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SystmOne Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Kafka
1 1 (6.25%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) NHS
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Capita
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Tableau