The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 66 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £338 £90 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -72.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 - £16.85
Data Validation
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
579 707 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.89% 75.29% 68.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 427 398
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.22% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Data Validation
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SSRS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL