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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Validation
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £185 £375
% change year-on-year
+39.18% -50.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £21.82 -
% change year-on-year
-47.29% -
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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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1430 1004 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.26% 76.70% 73.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 599 469
Average daily rate £388 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 45
Average hourly rate £33.64 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.26% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) Talend
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (10.00%) NHS
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (10.00%) WFM
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) NHS Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) WFM
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Talend