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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Validation
England / London
Rank 372 379 363
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 24 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 35
Median daily rate £388 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £370 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £323 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.31 - £20.43

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
16407 18228 17337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.80% 84.98% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11873 13026 12367
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 221 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -5 7 £375 -31.81% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £250 -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) Validation
2 26 (60.47%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) Finance
4 11 (25.58%) ETL
5 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
6 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
6 9 (20.93%) Data Quality
6 9 (20.93%) Big Data
7 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
7 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
7 8 (18.60%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Banking
7 8 (18.60%) MS Office
7 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (16.28%) SAP
8 7 (16.28%) Change Management
8 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.28%) Migration
8 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (13.95%) Degree
9 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) QA

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 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
3 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP ERP
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.65%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Maximo
2 1 (2.33%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Big Data
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.98%) SAP BW
6 2 (4.65%) Data Mart
6 2 (4.65%) DB2
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.33%) Blockchain
7 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.33%) Essbase
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) HP UFT
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.98%) TestLink
2 2 (4.65%) ERwin
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Test Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Data Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Validation Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Compliance Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Data Migration Lead
7 2 (4.65%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Qualitative Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) SAP BI Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.65%) XBRL
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) BAPI
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
4 1 (2.33%) SAP ALE
4 1 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Credit Risk
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.65%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Validation
2 11 (25.58%) ETL
3 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
4 8 (18.60%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Change Management
5 7 (16.28%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
8 4 (9.30%) Analytics
8 4 (9.30%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) R
5 1 (2.33%) ABAP
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) SAPscript
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) ACCA
3 1 (2.33%) CIMA
3 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) Data Quality
2 5 (11.63%) QA
3 4 (9.30%) IFRS
4 3 (6.98%) IFRS 9
5 2 (4.65%) IAS 39
6 1 (2.33%) PMBOK
6 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Informatica
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Tableau
5 2 (4.65%) Google
5 2 (4.65%) Talend
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Teradata
6 1 (2.33%) Workday
London
Ebury
Rate: £217.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago