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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 553 565 520
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -45
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 73 86 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 45
Median daily rate £390 £239 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.35% -31.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £175 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £223 £193
% change year-on-year
+62.92% +15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -47.29%
Data Validation
UK

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
41047 42746 40764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.47% 81.10% 77.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27382 28436 25881
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1034 1183 1137
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.76 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 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 September 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 -7 31 £425 -5.55% 5
Yorkshire +20 16 £340 -8.10% 1
South East +16 11 £390 +73.33% 1
West Midlands -19 7 £388 +76.13% 1
North West +21 3 - - 3
East Midlands -5 3 £140 -12.50%
East of England +13 2 £358 -28.50%
Data Validation
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Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Validation
2 70 (52.24%) SQL
3 47 (35.07%) Migration
4 39 (29.10%) Finance
5 35 (26.12%) Data Migration
6 34 (25.37%) ETL
7 32 (23.88%) SQL Server
8 27 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (18.66%) C#
9 25 (18.66%) Data Modelling
10 23 (17.16%) JIRA
11 22 (16.42%) Web Services
12 21 (15.67%) .NET
12 21 (15.67%) Data Quality
13 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 20 (14.93%) MVC
13 20 (14.93%) QA
13 20 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (14.18%) Data Cleansing
14 19 (14.18%) XML
14 19 (14.18%) VBA
15 18 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (12.69%) Data Analysis
16 17 (12.69%) .NET Framework
16 17 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (12.69%) SOAP
16 17 (12.69%) Visualisation
16 17 (12.69%) Confluence
17 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure

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 (12.69%) Confluence
2 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.73%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) MS Office
3 8 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.99%) SAP PM
2 2 (1.49%) Maximo
3 1 (0.75%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.75%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.75%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Extranet
1 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (12.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (8.21%) Data Mining
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.99%) QlikView
7 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.49%) Big Data
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (17.16%) JIRA
2 16 (11.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (9.70%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.70%) JUnit
3 13 (9.70%) Maven
4 10 (7.46%) SoapUI
5 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.73%) ERwin
8 2 (1.49%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.75%) LSMW
9 1 (0.75%) TestLink
General
1 39 (29.10%) Finance
2 12 (8.96%) Back Office
3 5 (3.73%) Publishing
3 5 (3.73%) Retail
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (38.81%) Analyst
2 42 (31.34%) Developer
3 22 (16.42%) Test Analyst
4 17 (12.69%) .NET Developer
5 16 (11.94%) SQL Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) ETL Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Architect
9 6 (4.48%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Data Migration Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Data Migration Lead
10 5 (3.73%) Migration Analyst
11 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 4 (2.99%) SAP Consultant
11 4 (2.99%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) Web Services
2 21 (15.67%) .NET
3 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 19 (14.18%) XML
5 17 (12.69%) .NET Framework
5 17 (12.69%) SOAP
6 15 (11.19%) Entity Framework
6 15 (11.19%) jQuery
6 15 (11.19%) Razor View Engine
6 15 (11.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (11.19%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (6.72%) XSLT
8 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET
9 7 (5.22%) RESTful
9 7 (5.22%) WCF
9 7 (5.22%) XSD
10 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (3.73%) OAuth
11 5 (3.73%) SAML
12 2 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Visualisation
2 15 (11.19%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.72%) Data Conversion
5 9 (6.72%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.97%) Data Extraction
7 6 (4.48%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.24%) User Experience
9 2 (1.49%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.49%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.49%) Replication
9 2 (1.49%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.49%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.75%) CMDB
10 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.75%) NHS
10 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.99%) Unix
2 2 (1.49%) AIX
2 2 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (100.00%) Validation
2 47 (35.07%) Migration
3 35 (26.12%) Data Migration
4 34 (25.37%) ETL
5 27 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (18.66%) Data Modelling
7 20 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (14.93%) MVC
8 19 (14.18%) Data Cleansing
9 17 (12.69%) Data Analysis
10 16 (11.94%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (11.94%) Test Scripting
11 14 (10.45%) Change Management
11 14 (10.45%) Data Management
12 13 (9.70%) Performance Testing
13 12 (8.96%) API Testing
13 12 (8.96%) Project Management
13 12 (8.96%) Scrum
14 11 (8.21%) Defect Tracking
14 11 (8.21%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (52.24%) SQL
2 25 (18.66%) C#
3 19 (14.18%) VBA
4 16 (11.94%) T-SQL
5 15 (11.19%) Java
6 6 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.48%) XAML
7 3 (2.24%) Perl
7 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.49%) AWK
8 2 (1.49%) C
8 2 (1.49%) Korn
8 2 (1.49%) R
8 2 (1.49%) sed
8 2 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.46%) Degree
3 9 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.75%) ACCA
5 1 (0.75%) CIMA
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.67%) Data Quality
2 20 (14.93%) QA
3 5 (3.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.75%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (11.94%) Talend
2 13 (9.70%) Oracle
3 11 (8.21%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.46%) Informatica
5 9 (6.72%) SAP
6 2 (1.49%) Adobe
6 2 (1.49%) HP
6 2 (1.49%) Murex
6 2 (1.49%) Tableau
6 2 (1.49%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.49%) Yardi
7 1 (0.75%) BMC
7 1 (0.75%) CODA
7 1 (0.75%) Cognos
7 1 (0.75%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.75%) Northgate
7 1 (0.75%) Remedy
7 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.75%) Teradata
7 1 (0.75%) VMware
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