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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 383 396 353
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -43
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 41 25 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.099% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.13% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 43
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£450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £645 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-50.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -28.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 - £21.96
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18458 19449 19685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.13% 76.63% 74.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12825 13607 13265
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 234 365
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 6 £450 -31.42% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £375 - 1
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 76 (100.00%) Validation
2 26 (34.21%) SQL
3 21 (27.63%) SAP
3 21 (27.63%) Data Analysis
3 21 (27.63%) Migration
4 18 (23.68%) Finance
4 18 (23.68%) Oracle
4 18 (23.68%) Data Migration
4 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
5 16 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
5 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 16 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (19.74%) RDBMS
7 14 (18.42%) Data Modelling
7 14 (18.42%) Scrum
7 14 (18.42%) Oracle Database
8 13 (17.11%) Data Mapping
8 13 (17.11%) PL/SQL
9 12 (15.79%) Data Quality
10 11 (14.47%) BusinessObjects XI
10 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
10 11 (14.47%) Hyperion
11 10 (13.16%) VBA
11 10 (13.16%) HTML
11 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
11 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.16%) Data Management
11 10 (13.16%) Analytics
11 10 (13.16%) FMCG
12 9 (11.84%) SAP CO

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
1 7 (9.21%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.84%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) SAP CO
2 7 (9.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (9.21%) SAP FI
3 4 (5.26%) SAP SD
4 2 (2.63%) SAP HR
4 2 (2.63%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.63%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (2.63%) Workday HCM
5 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.74%) RDBMS
3 14 (18.42%) Oracle Database
4 11 (14.47%) BusinessObjects XI
5 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.21%) MySQL
6 7 (9.21%) MS Access
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.95%) QlikView
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.95%) SQLPlus
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.95%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.63%) DB2
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.32%) Big Data
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) JUnit
1 7 (9.21%) Subversion
1 7 (9.21%) JIRA
2 5 (6.58%) LSMW
3 3 (3.95%) Toad
4 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Analyst
2 27 (35.53%) Data Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Developer
3 12 (15.79%) SAP Data Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Integration Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Hybris Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Coordinator
7 5 (6.58%) Functional Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Integration Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) SAP SD Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Integration Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) QlikView Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
2 9 (11.84%) XML
3 7 (9.21%) XSD
3 7 (9.21%) CSS
3 7 (9.21%) JSP
3 7 (9.21%) Spring
3 7 (9.21%) Ajax
3 7 (9.21%) Spring MVC
3 7 (9.21%) jQuery
4 3 (3.95%) HTML5
4 3 (3.95%) D3.js
5 2 (2.63%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) FMCG
2 5 (6.58%) Data Conversion
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.63%) EPoS
5 2 (2.63%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) DTV
6 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) UNIX
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Validation
2 21 (27.63%) Migration
2 21 (27.63%) Data Analysis
3 18 (23.68%) Data Migration
4 16 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
4 16 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (18.42%) Data Modelling
5 14 (18.42%) Scrum
6 13 (17.11%) Data Mapping
7 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
8 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
8 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.16%) Data Management
8 10 (13.16%) Analytics
9 9 (11.84%) ETL
10 8 (10.53%) Project Management
10 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.53%) Integration Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.21%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) PL/SQL
3 10 (13.16%) VBA
4 8 (10.53%) Java
5 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) ECDL
1 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) SAP
2 18 (23.68%) Oracle
3 11 (14.47%) Hyperion
4 9 (11.84%) Business Objects
5 7 (9.21%) hybris
6 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.58%) Informatica
8 3 (3.95%) DataFlux
9 2 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.63%) Cognos
10 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.32%) Teradata
10 1 (1.32%) HP
10 1 (1.32%) Dell
10 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
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