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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 402 388 357
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 18 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 28
Median daily rate £420 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £164 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 - £16.85
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
18217 18803 18933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.83% 83.68% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 13421 13967
Median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 227 247
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
City of London -15 3 £350 -22.22% 4
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 55 (100.00%) Validation
2 26 (47.27%) Migration
3 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) Data Migration
4 16 (29.09%) Finance
5 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
6 12 (21.82%) ETL
7 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 10 (18.18%) SAP
8 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 10 (18.18%) Data Quality
9 9 (16.36%) Data Management
10 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.55%) XML
10 8 (14.55%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Big Data
11 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (12.73%) MS Office
11 7 (12.73%) Change Management
12 6 (10.91%) Informatica
12 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.91%) Banking
12 6 (10.91%) System Integration Testing
13 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (9.09%) Defect Management

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (7.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS Office
3 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (3.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (7.27%) SAP PM
2 2 (3.64%) Maximo
2 2 (3.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.82%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.82%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.82%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Big Data
3 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) QlikView
5 3 (5.45%) SAP BW
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.64%) DB2
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) MS Access
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) ERwin
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
2 3 (5.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.82%) LSMW
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) TestLink
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Back Office
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Validation Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Data Migration Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Data Migration Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Data Migration Lead
7 4 (7.27%) Migration Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) XML
2 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) XBRL
4 1 (1.82%) BAPI
4 1 (1.82%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.82%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Data Conversion
4 3 (5.45%) Data Extraction
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.64%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.82%) CMDB
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.82%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Validation
2 26 (47.27%) Migration
3 23 (41.82%) Data Migration
4 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.82%) ETL
6 11 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (16.36%) Data Management
8 8 (14.55%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.73%) Change Management
9 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.91%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Data Architecture
11 5 (9.09%) Data Mapping
11 5 (9.09%) Defect Management
11 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) VBA
3 3 (5.45%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) ABAP
4 2 (3.64%) C
4 2 (3.64%) R
4 2 (3.64%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 5 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) SAP
2 6 (10.91%) Informatica
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 3 (5.45%) Talend
5 2 (3.64%) Adobe
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Yardi
6 1 (1.82%) BMC
6 1 (1.82%) CODA
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Northgate
6 1 (1.82%) Planview
6 1 (1.82%) Remedy
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Workday
6 1 (1.82%) WorldPay
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday