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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 533 523 524
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 95 111 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 46
Median daily rate £400 £275 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £160 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £258 £185
% change year-on-year
+47.57% +39.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £18.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.61% -3.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £11.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+273.91% -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
41710 42817 39755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.53% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27739 28398 25061
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 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 1151 1110
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Validation across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Data Validation Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 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
London -24 39 £425 -5.55%
South East +19 20 £413 +81.31% 2
Yorkshire +6 16 £340 -10.81%
West Midlands -31 8 £384 +39.54%
North West +20 4 - - 2
East of England +17 4 £190 -50.96% 1
East Midlands -5 3 £140 -12.50%
Midlands -9 1 - -
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Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 England region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 151 (100.00%) Validation
2 73 (48.34%) SQL
3 52 (34.44%) Migration
4 47 (31.13%) Finance
5 38 (25.17%) Data Migration
6 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
7 35 (23.18%) ETL
8 31 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (18.54%) Data Modelling
10 27 (17.88%) C#
11 24 (15.89%) Web Services
11 24 (15.89%) QA
12 23 (15.23%) .NET
12 23 (15.23%) JIRA
13 22 (14.57%) MVC
13 22 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (13.91%) Data Quality
14 21 (13.91%) XML
14 21 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (13.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 19 (12.58%) Visualisation
16 19 (12.58%) Data Cleansing
16 19 (12.58%) Data Analysis
16 19 (12.58%) .NET Framework
16 19 (12.58%) VBA
17 18 (11.92%) Confluence
17 18 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (11.26%) jQuery
18 17 (11.26%) Java

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 18 (11.92%) Confluence
2 11 (7.28%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.65%) SAS
4 3 (1.99%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.32%) CMS
5 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.62%) MS Office
3 7 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.99%) SAP PM
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.66%) HFM
3 1 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.66%) Maximo
3 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.66%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.66%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.66%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.32%) AdWords
4 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) ATM
1 1 (0.66%) Extranet
1 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (13.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (11.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (7.28%) Data Mining
6 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.31%) GIS
10 4 (2.65%) MySQL
10 4 (2.65%) QlikView
11 3 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 23 (15.23%) JIRA
2 15 (9.93%) JUnit
2 15 (9.93%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (8.61%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.61%) Maven
4 10 (6.62%) SoapUI
5 8 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.64%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.31%) ERwin
8 2 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.32%) Subversion
9 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.66%) LSMW
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Back Office
3 6 (3.97%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Publishing
5 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.66%) Automotive
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 66 (43.71%) Analyst
2 43 (28.48%) Developer
3 24 (15.89%) Test Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) .NET Developer
5 16 (10.60%) SQL Developer
6 14 (9.27%) Data Analyst
7 11 (7.28%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.96%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) Architect
9 8 (5.30%) Consultant
9 8 (5.30%) Data Architect
10 7 (4.64%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.97%) SQL Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) Data Migration Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) Data Migration Lead
12 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) ETL Developer
12 5 (3.31%) Migration Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.89%) Web Services
2 23 (15.23%) .NET
3 21 (13.91%) XML
4 20 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 19 (12.58%) .NET Framework
6 17 (11.26%) jQuery
6 17 (11.26%) SOAP
7 15 (9.93%) Entity Framework
7 15 (9.93%) Razor View Engine
7 15 (9.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (9.93%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET
9 9 (5.96%) XSD
9 9 (5.96%) XSLT
10 7 (4.64%) RESTful
10 7 (4.64%) WCF
11 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.31%) HTML
12 5 (3.31%) OAuth
12 5 (3.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Visualisation
2 18 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.93%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (7.28%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.62%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.96%) Data Conversion
7 8 (5.30%) Data Extraction
8 6 (3.97%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.99%) User Experience
10 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.32%) iPad
10 2 (1.32%) NHS
10 2 (1.32%) Replication
10 2 (1.32%) Social Media
10 2 (1.32%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.66%) CMDB
11 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.66%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.97%) Unix
2 2 (1.32%) AIX
2 2 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.66%) VMS
3 1 (0.66%) Windows
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (100.00%) Validation
2 52 (34.44%) Migration
3 38 (25.17%) Data Migration
4 35 (23.18%) ETL
5 31 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (18.54%) Data Modelling
7 22 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (14.57%) MVC
8 19 (12.58%) Data Analysis
8 19 (12.58%) Data Cleansing
9 17 (11.26%) Change Management
10 16 (10.60%) Data Management
10 16 (10.60%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (10.60%) Project Management
10 16 (10.60%) Scrum
10 16 (10.60%) Test Scripting
11 13 (8.61%) Kanban
11 13 (8.61%) Performance Testing
11 13 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.95%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (48.34%) SQL
2 27 (17.88%) C#
3 19 (12.58%) VBA
4 17 (11.26%) Java
5 16 (10.60%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.97%) XAML
7 5 (3.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.99%) Perl
8 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.32%) AWK
9 2 (1.32%) C
9 2 (1.32%) Korn
9 2 (1.32%) R
9 2 (1.32%) sed
9 2 (1.32%) VB
9 2 (1.32%) X++
10 1 (0.66%) ABAP
10 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.62%) Degree
3 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.32%) ACCA
5 2 (1.32%) CIMA
6 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.89%) QA
2 21 (13.91%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Ansible
1 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (9.93%) Talend
2 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.27%) Oracle
3 10 (6.62%) Informatica
4 9 (5.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.32%) Adobe
5 2 (1.32%) Cognos
5 2 (1.32%) Crimson Hexagon
5 2 (1.32%) Google
5 2 (1.32%) hybris
5 2 (1.32%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.32%) Murex
5 2 (1.32%) Tableau
5 2 (1.32%) Yardi
6 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.66%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.66%) Planview
6 1 (0.66%) Remedy
6 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.66%) WorldPay
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