The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 126 140 151
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.16% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.21% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £190 £388 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +158.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £258 £185
% change year-on-year
+47.57% +39.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £11.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+273.91% -47.29%
Data Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2018 2439 2497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.42% 77.70% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1464 1485
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 172 152
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Validation across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Data Validation Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 4 £190 - 1
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) X++
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Reports Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MDM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Trillium