The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £300 £331
% change year-on-year
+30.41% -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -58.94%
Data Validation
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1010 440 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.52% 78.57% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 278 230
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 34 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -56.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £11.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Validation
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA