The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.62% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
377 333 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.41% 77.62% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 261 181
Average daily rate £450 £436 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.69 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% -27.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £40.00
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 Swindon

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Data Validation
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

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

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared