The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 379 405 365
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -40
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 41 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 22
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£475 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £592 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £189 £375 £308
% change year-on-year
-49.66% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £22.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 - £21.96
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19039 19480 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 13648 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 244 373
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Validation across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Data Validation Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 6 £450 +35.33% 2
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England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Validation.

1 62 (100.00%) Validation
2 18 (29.03%) Data Modelling
3 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.19%) Finance
4 15 (24.19%) SQL
4 15 (24.19%) SAP
5 14 (22.58%) Migration
6 12 (19.35%) HTML
7 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
7 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
7 11 (17.74%) Data Migration
8 10 (16.13%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
8 10 (16.13%) Scrum
8 10 (16.13%) XML
9 9 (14.52%) UNIX
9 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (14.52%) Java
9 9 (14.52%) ETL
9 9 (14.52%) JIRA
9 9 (14.52%) Data Management
9 9 (14.52%) Integration Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.90%) Kanban
10 8 (12.90%) Spring MVC
10 8 (12.90%) jQuery
10 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Confluence
10 8 (12.90%) hybris

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.90%) Confluence
1 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) SAP SD
2 3 (4.84%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.23%) Workday HCM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP PP
3 2 (3.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.61%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.90%) MySQL
3 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.06%) QlikView
5 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.84%) Star Schema
6 3 (4.84%) SQLPlus
6 3 (4.84%) MS Access
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.23%) DB2
7 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.61%) DataStage
8 1 (1.61%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) JIRA
2 8 (12.90%) Subversion
2 8 (12.90%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Toad
4 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.61%) LSMW
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Analyst
2 21 (33.87%) Data Analyst
3 15 (24.19%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Business Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Hybris Developer
6 6 (9.68%) SAP Data Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Coordinator
7 5 (8.06%) QlikView Developer
8 4 (6.45%) SAP SD Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Deployment Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) SAP CO Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) ETL Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) XML
3 8 (12.90%) Spring MVC
3 8 (12.90%) jQuery
3 8 (12.90%) Ajax
3 8 (12.90%) Spring
3 8 (12.90%) CSS
3 8 (12.90%) JSP
3 8 (12.90%) XSD
4 4 (6.45%) HTML5
5 3 (4.84%) D3.js
6 2 (3.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) FMCG
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Data Conversion
3 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.23%) EPoS
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) DTV
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) CMDB
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Validation
2 18 (29.03%) Data Modelling
3 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.58%) Migration
5 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
5 11 (17.74%) Data Migration
6 10 (16.13%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
6 10 (16.13%) Scrum
7 9 (14.52%) ETL
7 9 (14.52%) Data Management
7 9 (14.52%) Integration Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.90%) Kanban
8 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 8 (12.90%) SEO
8 8 (12.90%) MVC
8 8 (12.90%) B2C
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) Java
3 6 (9.68%) VBA
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB
5 2 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) ISEB
1 1 (1.61%) ECDL
1 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) hybris
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Informatica
5 3 (4.84%) DataFlux
6 2 (3.23%) Cognos
6 2 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.61%) Teradata
7 1 (1.61%) Vermilion
7 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
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