The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 100 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £315 £185
% change year-on-year
+26.98% +70.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £9.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+352.63% -82.72%
Data Validation
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1493 1245 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.62% 76.62% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 760 522
Median daily rate £408 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Validation across the Manchester region.

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation across the Manchester region.

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Hybris Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) hybris