The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Validation
London / City of London
Rank 146 145 177
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Median daily rate £350 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 - £16.85

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2534 2571 4165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.93% 84.88% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2010 2018 3258
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 38
Median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +41.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Validation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Data Validation Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Workday
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) TestLink
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Workday
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