The table below looks at the statistics for Data Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Validation
Rank - 108 98
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 0 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.78% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Median daily rate - £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.30%
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
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1781 1788 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.79% 84.78% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1273 978
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Data Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 13 (100.00%) Validation
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) QA
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (53.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
4 7 (53.85%) ETL
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) MS Access
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 6 (46.15%) MS Project
5 6 (46.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
7 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (15.38%) NHS

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
1 7 (53.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
2 6 (46.15%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (46.15%) MS Access
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) Pentaho
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Development Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Sass
1 1 (7.69%) XHTML
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Validation
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Server Building
7 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle