The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 - £16.85
Data Validation
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 802 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.73% 80.28% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 558 313
Median daily rate £413 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 38
Median hourly rate £19.64 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Data Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire