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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank 247 259 228
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 19 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Median daily rate £425 £423 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +267.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £243 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £17.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+152.94% -69.09%
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
7094 7500 6928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.52% 79.41% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4343 4350 3832
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 251 262
Median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.81 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +12 9 £444 +5.02%
Buckinghamshire +17 7 - -
West Sussex -17 3 £400 +36.75%
Data Validation
England

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 32 (100.00%) Validation
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) JIRA
4 11 (34.38%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) JUnit
5 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (31.25%) Confluence
6 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 9 (28.13%) Kanban
6 9 (28.13%) Performance Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Maven
6 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
6 9 (28.13%) Scrum
7 8 (25.00%) Project Management
7 8 (25.00%) QA
7 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (25.00%) API Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Talend
8 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
8 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (18.75%) Product Management
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (18.75%) Computer Science

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (31.25%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) JIRA
2 11 (34.38%) JUnit
3 9 (28.13%) Maven
4 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
5 6 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Publishing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.25%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
4 2 (6.25%) Middleware
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.25%) XSD
5 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Validation
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) Kanban
4 9 (28.13%) Performance Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
5 8 (25.00%) API Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Product Management
6 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
6 6 (18.75%) Time Management
7 5 (15.63%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (15.63%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Talend
2 2 (6.25%) hybris
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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