The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 73 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate
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£388 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
751 423 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.77% 69.57% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 307 365
Average daily rate £400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 38
Average hourly rate £39.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Validation across the Bristol region.

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation across the Bristol region.

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Data Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Validation.

1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) B2C
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) SEO
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Data Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Toad
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Hybris Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) XSD
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) XUL
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) B2C
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) SEO
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO