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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 553 494 504
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 70 125 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 76 36
Median daily rate £400 £357 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% -4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £185
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +62.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.35% -42.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £14.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+196.55% -73.63%
Data Validation
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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
41405 41278 38388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.00% 79.99% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27604 27297 24281
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 950 1073 1105
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -26 27 £425 -5.55% 3
South East +14 24 £425 +0.59% 1
Yorkshire -16 9 £340 -9.33%
West Midlands -35 4 £375 -3.22%
East of England +13 2 £175 -50.00%
North West +5 2 - -
Midlands -7 1 - -
East Midlands -15 1 - -
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Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Validation
2 76 (46.34%) SQL
3 51 (31.10%) Finance
4 50 (30.49%) Migration
5 41 (25.00%) ETL
6 36 (21.95%) SQL Server
7 35 (21.34%) QA
8 34 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (20.12%) Data Modelling
9 33 (20.12%) Data Migration
10 31 (18.90%) Data Analysis
11 30 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (15.85%) Project Management
12 26 (15.85%) JIRA
13 25 (15.24%) Data Quality
13 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (14.63%) Web Services
14 24 (14.63%) XML
15 23 (14.02%) MS Excel
16 22 (13.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (12.80%) Confluence
17 21 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (12.20%) Scrum
18 20 (12.20%) Java
18 20 (12.20%) Test Scripting
19 19 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (11.59%) Oracle
19 19 (11.59%) Microsoft
19 19 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 21 (12.80%) Confluence
2 17 (10.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.83%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.83%) SAS
5 2 (1.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (7.32%) MS Office
4 8 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.27%) MS Project
6 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.61%) HFM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.22%) AdWords
3 2 (1.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.83%) BT 21CN
2 2 (1.22%) ATM
3 1 (0.61%) Extranet
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (13.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (9.76%) Data Mining
6 14 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (5.49%) MS Access
8 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (4.27%) MySQL
11 5 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (3.05%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.44%) OLAP
12 4 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.83%) DB2
13 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.83%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 26 (15.85%) JIRA
2 18 (10.98%) JUnit
3 15 (9.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 13 (7.93%) Maven
5 12 (7.32%) Jenkins
6 10 (6.10%) SoapUI
7 9 (5.49%) ERwin
8 5 (3.05%) Subversion
9 3 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.61%) LSMW
11 1 (0.61%) Selenium
11 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (31.10%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Banking
3 6 (3.66%) Retail
3 6 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.05%) Publishing
5 4 (2.44%) Back Office
5 4 (2.44%) Legal
6 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.22%) Automotive
7 2 (1.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.22%) 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 75 (45.73%) Analyst
2 42 (25.61%) Developer
3 28 (17.07%) Test Analyst
4 21 (12.80%) Data Analyst
5 15 (9.15%) SQL Developer
6 12 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.71%) Architect
7 11 (6.71%) Data Architect
8 8 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (4.27%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.66%) QA Analyst
10 6 (3.66%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.66%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (3.05%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (3.05%) Hybris Developer
11 5 (3.05%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.05%) Technical Developer
11 5 (3.05%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.63%) Web Services
1 24 (14.63%) XML
2 13 (7.93%) jQuery
3 12 (7.32%) .NET
3 12 (7.32%) SOAP
4 9 (5.49%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.49%) HTML
5 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (4.88%) Entity Framework
5 8 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (4.88%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (4.27%) XSD
7 6 (3.66%) Ajax
7 6 (3.66%) CSS
8 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.05%) JSP
8 5 (3.05%) Spring
8 5 (3.05%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.32%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 8 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (4.27%) Data Extraction
4 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.05%) iPad
6 4 (2.44%) NHS
7 3 (1.83%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.83%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.22%) Replication
8 2 (1.22%) Social Media
8 2 (1.22%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.71%) Unix
2 3 (1.83%) AIX
2 3 (1.83%) Linux
3 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (100.00%) Validation
2 50 (30.49%) Migration
3 41 (25.00%) ETL
4 34 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (20.12%) Data Migration
5 33 (20.12%) Data Modelling
6 31 (18.90%) Data Analysis
7 26 (15.85%) Project Management
8 21 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (12.20%) Scrum
9 20 (12.20%) Test Scripting
10 19 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (10.98%) Change Management
12 16 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
12 16 (9.76%) Kanban
12 16 (9.76%) Process Improvement
13 15 (9.15%) Analytics
14 14 (8.54%) Data Architecture
15 13 (7.93%) MVC
15 13 (7.93%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (46.34%) SQL
2 20 (12.20%) Java
3 14 (8.54%) C#
4 13 (7.93%) VBA
5 10 (6.10%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.44%) Perl
6 4 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.22%) AWK
7 2 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.22%) Korn
7 2 (1.22%) sed
7 2 (1.22%) VB
7 2 (1.22%) X++
7 2 (1.22%) XAML
8 1 (0.61%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.93%) Degree
3 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) ACCA
4 2 (1.22%) CIMA
4 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (21.34%) QA
2 25 (15.24%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.05%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.61%) Basel II
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.61%) Control-M
2 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (11.59%) Microsoft
1 19 (11.59%) Oracle
2 15 (9.15%) Talend
3 13 (7.93%) Informatica
4 7 (4.27%) SAP
5 6 (3.66%) Trillium
6 5 (3.05%) hybris
7 2 (1.22%) Cognos
7 2 (1.22%) Crimson Hexagon
7 2 (1.22%) Google
7 2 (1.22%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.22%) Murex
7 2 (1.22%) Teradata
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) CA
8 1 (0.61%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) Planview
8 1 (0.61%) Siebel
8 1 (0.61%) Yardi
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