The first table below looks at the demand for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Validation
Rank 91 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£396 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £296 £325
% change year-on-year
-37.55% -8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £21.96
% change year-on-year
+214.28% -20.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1136 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.34% 73.96% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 609 786
Average daily rate £350 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 34
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Data Validation
Yorkshire

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Validation Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Validation
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Validation Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Validation Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Security
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
5 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Informatica
1 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards