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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 331 387 368
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 72 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 16
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £528
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £525 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £21.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +90.90%
Data Validation
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
17625 18479 15938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12904 12836 10936
Average daily rate £450 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 232 316
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.63 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +10 10 £500 +43.88% 3
Harrow - 1 £360 -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Validation
2 51 (46.79%) Migration
3 37 (33.94%) Data Migration
4 35 (32.11%) SQL
5 30 (27.52%) Data Modelling
6 23 (21.10%) SAP
6 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (20.18%) Data Cleansing
7 22 (20.18%) Finance
8 20 (18.35%) HTML
9 19 (17.43%) Java
9 19 (17.43%) Data Analysis
10 18 (16.51%) UNIX
11 17 (15.60%) XML
11 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
12 16 (14.68%) CSS
12 16 (14.68%) Subversion
12 16 (14.68%) Ajax
12 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
12 16 (14.68%) JIRA
12 16 (14.68%) jQuery
13 15 (13.76%) Spring
13 15 (13.76%) hybris
13 15 (13.76%) XSD
13 15 (13.76%) Tomcat
13 15 (13.76%) MySQL
13 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
13 15 (13.76%) Scrum
14 14 (12.84%) Project Management
14 14 (12.84%) MVC

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (13.76%) Tomcat
2 14 (12.84%) Confluence
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
4 2 (1.83%) Drupal
4 2 (1.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) FastStats
3 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) SAP MM
2 5 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.67%) SAP PP
4 3 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.75%) SAP CO
4 3 (2.75%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.83%) Workday HCM
5 2 (1.83%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.92%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) MySQL
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.50%) QlikView
7 5 (4.59%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.67%) SAP BW
9 3 (2.75%) MS Access
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.83%) DataStage
10 2 (1.83%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.83%) Star Schema
10 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.83%) DB2
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Subversion
1 16 (14.68%) JIRA
2 14 (12.84%) JUnit
3 2 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.83%) Toad
3 2 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.83%) LSMW
3 2 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 22 (20.18%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.83%) Front Office
4 1 (0.92%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 44 (40.37%) Analyst
2 28 (25.69%) Developer
3 26 (23.85%) Data Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Business Analyst
5 15 (13.76%) Hybris Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Consultant
7 10 (9.17%) SAP Data Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) SAP Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Functional Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) Data Manager
10 6 (5.50%) QlikView Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Administrator
11 5 (4.59%) Data Administrator
11 5 (4.59%) Data Consultant
11 5 (4.59%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.35%) HTML
2 17 (15.60%) XML
3 16 (14.68%) CSS
3 16 (14.68%) Ajax
3 16 (14.68%) jQuery
4 15 (13.76%) Spring
4 15 (13.76%) XSD
5 14 (12.84%) JSP
5 14 (12.84%) Spring MVC
6 6 (5.50%) HTML5
7 3 (2.75%) D3.js
7 3 (2.75%) .NET
8 2 (1.83%) XHTML
8 2 (1.83%) CSS3
8 2 (1.83%) Web Services
9 1 (0.92%) REST
9 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.92%) ODBC
9 1 (0.92%) J2EE
9 1 (0.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Data Conversion
2 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) Data Extraction
3 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.59%) iPad
4 4 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.67%) FMCG
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.75%) Replication
5 3 (2.75%) Statistics
6 2 (1.83%) Open Source
6 2 (1.83%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.83%) Derivative
6 2 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.83%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.92%) NHS
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) UNIX
2 11 (10.09%) Windows
3 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Validation
2 51 (46.79%) Migration
3 37 (33.94%) Data Migration
4 30 (27.52%) Data Modelling
5 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (20.18%) Data Cleansing
7 19 (17.43%) Data Analysis
8 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
9 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
10 15 (13.76%) Scrum
11 14 (12.84%) MVC
11 14 (12.84%) SEO
11 14 (12.84%) ETL
11 14 (12.84%) Project Management
11 14 (12.84%) Integration Testing
11 14 (12.84%) Data Management
11 14 (12.84%) Data Mapping
11 14 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (11.93%) Kanban
12 13 (11.93%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.11%) SQL
2 19 (17.43%) Java
3 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.67%) Perl
4 4 (3.67%) VBA
5 3 (2.75%) VB
6 2 (1.83%) Ruby
6 2 (1.83%) PHP
6 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.83%) C#
7 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) ISEB
2 1 (0.92%) ECDL
2 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 7 (6.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (21.10%) SAP
2 15 (13.76%) hybris
3 13 (11.93%) Oracle
4 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.26%) Citrix
6 7 (6.42%) HP
7 4 (3.67%) Cognos
8 3 (2.75%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.75%) Informatica
8 3 (2.75%) Google
9 2 (1.83%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.83%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.83%) Talend
10 1 (0.92%) Siebel
10 1 (0.92%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.92%) ATG
10 1 (0.92%) Endeca
10 1 (0.92%) Demandware
10 1 (0.92%) Vermilion
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