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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 388 390 386
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 40 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 23
Average daily rate
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£468 £400 £555
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% -27.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £280 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.75 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 - -
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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
19071 19669 18770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.41% 77.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13778 13777 12793
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 231 331
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
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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 +24 5 £550 +65.41% 1
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 68 (100.00%) Validation
2 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 17 (25.00%) Migration
4 16 (23.53%) Finance
4 16 (23.53%) SQL
5 15 (22.06%) HTML
5 15 (22.06%) Data Migration
6 14 (20.59%) UNIX
7 13 (19.12%) SAP
7 13 (19.12%) XML
7 13 (19.12%) Java
7 13 (19.12%) JIRA
8 12 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 12 (17.65%) hybris
8 12 (17.65%) MySQL
8 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
8 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 12 (17.65%) Scrum
8 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 12 (17.65%) Spring
9 11 (16.18%) Subversion
9 11 (16.18%) Ajax
9 11 (16.18%) SEO
9 11 (16.18%) MVC
9 11 (16.18%) Project Management
9 11 (16.18%) XSD
9 11 (16.18%) CSS
9 11 (16.18%) JSP
9 11 (16.18%) JUnit

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.18%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.94%) Workday HCM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.94%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.94%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.47%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MySQL
2 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.35%) QlikView
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.41%) DB2
5 3 (4.41%) Star Schema
5 3 (4.41%) MS Access
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.94%) DataStage
6 2 (2.94%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) JIRA
2 11 (16.18%) Subversion
2 11 (16.18%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Toad
3 2 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.94%) LSMW
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Analyst
2 19 (27.94%) Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Data Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Hybris Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Coordinator
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) QlikView Developer
8 4 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Architect
9 3 (4.41%) SAP Data Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) SAP SD Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Deployment Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) HTML
2 13 (19.12%) XML
3 12 (17.65%) Spring
4 11 (16.18%) Ajax
4 11 (16.18%) Spring MVC
4 11 (16.18%) jQuery
4 11 (16.18%) XSD
4 11 (16.18%) CSS
4 11 (16.18%) JSP
5 4 (5.88%) HTML5
6 3 (4.41%) D3.js
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.47%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) FMCG
2 5 (7.35%) Data Conversion
3 4 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.94%) EPoS
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) UNIX
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Validation
2 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 17 (25.00%) Migration
4 15 (22.06%) Data Migration
5 12 (17.65%) Scrum
5 12 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 12 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 11 (16.18%) Project Management
6 11 (16.18%) MVC
6 11 (16.18%) SEO
6 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
7 10 (14.71%) Kanban
7 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.71%) Data Management
7 10 (14.71%) ETL
7 10 (14.71%) B2C
8 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) VBA
5 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.94%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) ISEB
1 1 (1.47%) ECDL
1 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
1 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.47%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) SAP
2 12 (17.65%) hybris
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Informatica
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.88%) HP
5 4 (5.88%) Cognos
6 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.94%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.47%) Demandware
7 1 (1.47%) Vermilion
7 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.47%) ATG
7 1 (1.47%) Teradata
7 1 (1.47%) Endeca
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