The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 552 496 507
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 73 123 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 33
Median daily rate £400 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £160 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+30.41% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £14.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.55% -60.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £14.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+196.55% -73.63%
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40623 40561 37775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.74% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27280 26672 24090
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 933 1073 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Validation across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Data Validation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London -10 29 £450 -2.70% 4
South East +6 21 £413 -2.36% 1
Yorkshire -5 8 £340 -9.33%
West Midlands -33 5 £400 -5.88%
North West -17 3 - - 1
North East -52 3 £260 -
East of England +6 2 £175 -50.03%
South West -5 1 £350 +7.69%
Midlands -6 1 - -
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Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 165 (100.00%) Validation
2 75 (45.45%) SQL
3 53 (32.12%) Finance
4 48 (29.09%) Migration
5 38 (23.03%) SQL Server
6 37 (22.42%) ETL
7 35 (21.21%) Data Analysis
8 34 (20.61%) Data Modelling
9 33 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 31 (18.79%) QA
11 28 (16.97%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (15.76%) Project Management
13 24 (14.55%) Data Quality
13 24 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (13.94%) XML
14 23 (13.94%) JIRA
15 22 (13.33%) Web Services
15 22 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (12.73%) Test Scripting
16 21 (12.73%) MS Excel
17 20 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (12.12%) Oracle
18 19 (11.52%) Java
18 19 (11.52%) Microsoft
19 18 (10.91%) Scrum
19 18 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (10.30%) SharePoint
20 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
20 17 (10.30%) Analytics

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in 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 17 (10.30%) Confluence
1 17 (10.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.03%) SAS
4 3 (1.82%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.21%) CMS
5 2 (1.21%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (7.27%) MS Office
4 8 (4.85%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.61%) HFM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.21%) AdWords
3 2 (1.21%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) BT 21CN
2 2 (1.21%) ATM
2 2 (1.21%) NAS
2 2 (1.21%) SAN
3 1 (0.61%) Extranet
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.97%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.48%) Data Mining
5 14 (8.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.45%) MS Access
7 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (4.85%) MySQL
9 7 (4.24%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (4.24%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 5 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.42%) DB2
12 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (13.94%) JIRA
2 16 (9.70%) JUnit
3 10 (6.06%) Maven
3 10 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (5.45%) ERwin
4 9 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.24%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.64%) Subversion
7 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.61%) LSMW
9 1 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 53 (32.12%) Finance
2 10 (6.06%) Banking
3 7 (4.24%) Retail
4 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.42%) Back Office
5 4 (2.42%) Legal
5 4 (2.42%) Publishing
6 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.21%) Automotive
7 2 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 73 (44.24%) Analyst
2 40 (24.24%) Developer
3 24 (14.55%) Test Analyst
4 21 (12.73%) Data Analyst
5 14 (8.48%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.48%) SQL Developer
6 11 (6.67%) Architect
6 11 (6.67%) Data Architect
7 8 (4.85%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
8 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (4.24%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Hybris Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.64%) QA Analyst
9 6 (3.64%) Technical Developer
9 6 (3.64%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.03%) Consultant
10 5 (3.03%) Informatica Consultant
10 5 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.94%) XML
2 22 (13.33%) Web Services
3 14 (8.48%) jQuery
4 11 (6.67%) .NET
5 9 (5.45%) .NET Framework
5 9 (5.45%) SOAP
6 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (4.85%) Entity Framework
6 8 (4.85%) HTML
6 8 (4.85%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (4.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (4.85%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (4.85%) XSD
7 7 (4.24%) Ajax
7 7 (4.24%) CSS
8 6 (3.64%) JSP
8 6 (3.64%) Spring
8 6 (3.64%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.27%) Visualisation
3 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.64%) iPad
5 6 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.42%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.42%) NHS
7 3 (1.82%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.82%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.21%) EMC Centera
8 2 (1.21%) Replication
8 2 (1.21%) Social Media
8 2 (1.21%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) PDA
9 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.27%) Unix
2 3 (1.82%) AIX
2 3 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (100.00%) Validation
2 48 (29.09%) Migration
3 37 (22.42%) ETL
4 35 (21.21%) Data Analysis
5 34 (20.61%) Data Modelling
6 33 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 26 (15.76%) Project Management
8 21 (12.73%) Test Scripting
9 20 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (10.91%) Scrum
11 17 (10.30%) Analytics
11 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
13 14 (8.48%) Change Management
13 14 (8.48%) Data Architecture
13 14 (8.48%) Kanban
13 14 (8.48%) MVC
14 13 (7.88%) Process Improvement
15 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (45.45%) SQL
2 19 (11.52%) Java
3 14 (8.48%) C#
4 11 (6.67%) VBA
5 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.42%) Korn
7 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.82%) Perl
9 2 (1.21%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.21%) AWK
9 2 (1.21%) C-shell
9 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.21%) sed
9 2 (1.21%) X++
9 2 (1.21%) XAML
10 1 (0.61%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.06%) Degree
3 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.21%) ACCA
4 2 (1.21%) CIMA
4 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.79%) QA
2 24 (14.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.82%) Basel II
5 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) Control-M
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (12.12%) Oracle
2 19 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.09%) Informatica
4 10 (6.06%) Talend
5 7 (4.24%) SAP
6 6 (3.64%) hybris
6 6 (3.64%) Trillium
7 3 (1.82%) Google
8 2 (1.21%) Cognos
8 2 (1.21%) EMC
8 2 (1.21%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.21%) Murex
8 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.21%) Teradata
8 2 (1.21%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) CODA
9 1 (0.61%) HP
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