Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 133 94
Rank change year-on-year +5 -39 +77
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 45 63 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.27% 2.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.23% 12.40% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 74
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% -18.66% +22.94%
10th Percentile £325 £259 £212
90th Percentile £584 £576 £615
England median daily rate £468 £475 £460
% change year-on-year -1.58% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.37 £34.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.32% +72.15% +46.30%
10th Percentile £16.82 £14.04 £18.00
90th Percentile £28.73 £35.00 £23.30
England median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year +24.44% +16.88% +32.76%

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 440 508 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.17% 10.24% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 297 291
Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £211 £238 £160
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £20.80 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.09% +26.05% +10.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.31 £8.69
90th Percentile £29.37 £43.25 £22.39
England median hourly rate £21.42 £21.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.13% +9.40% -16.67%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +44 43 £410 -12.30% 5
South Yorkshire -22 2 £506 +26.56%
Data Quality
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 23 (51.11%) Data Modelling
2 19 (42.22%) Data Management
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (35.56%) Data Architecture
6 15 (33.33%) ETL
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (24.44%) Data Analysis
9 11 (24.44%) Migration
10 10 (22.22%) Data Migration
10 10 (22.22%) Public Sector
11 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
12 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 8 (17.78%) Data Integration
12 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
12 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (15.56%) Data Strategy
13 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (15.56%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
13 7 (15.56%) Data Governance
13 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (15.56%) CRM
13 7 (15.56%) SAS
13 7 (15.56%) Quality Management

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 (15.56%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) OpenEdge
3 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.44%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Flow
3 1 (2.22%) PowerApps
3 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Skype
1 2 (4.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.44%) Power BI
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.22%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (2.22%) HDInsight
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
8 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Public Sector
3 5 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Architect
3 11 (24.44%) Data Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) CRM Database Manager
6 3 (6.67%) CRM Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Data Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Database Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.44%) DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) JSON
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.89%) NHS
2 4 (8.89%) Reference Data
3 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) AIX
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Data Modelling
2 19 (42.22%) Data Management
3 16 (35.56%) Data Architecture
4 15 (33.33%) ETL
5 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (24.44%) Data Analysis
6 11 (24.44%) Migration
7 10 (22.22%) Data Migration
8 8 (17.78%) Data Integration
8 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
9 7 (15.56%) CRM
9 7 (15.56%) Data Governance
9 7 (15.56%) Data Strategy
9 7 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (15.56%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (15.56%) Quality Management
10 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) R
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) BiZZdesign
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.67%) IDERA
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (6.67%) Tableau
4 2 (4.44%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica