The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Validation
Rank 255 231 199
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 9 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
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£375 £548 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +154.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £442 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £558 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.72% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.43 - -
Data Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7413 6501 5550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.57% 72.88% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4091 3480 2728
Average daily rate £396 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 269 308
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Validation across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Validation across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Data Validation Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -13 4 £185 - 3
Surrey -2 1 - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (100.00%) Validation
2 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) MS Office
8 5 (16.67%) ODBC
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
9 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) MS Access
9 4 (13.33%) Siebel
9 4 (13.33%) EAI
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
10 3 (10.00%) NHS
10 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
10 3 (10.00%) Data Management

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SAS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (23.33%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.33%) MS Access
2 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.67%) Base SAS
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Military
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Lead
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) SAP WM Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel Developer
5 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) ODBC
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) NHS
4 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
4 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Economics
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Validation
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.67%) Workflow
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) EAI
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Siebel
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Cerner
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
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