The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for Data Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Validation over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Validation
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £338 £250
% change year-on-year +21.48% +35.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.31 £24.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +13.79% -51.51%  

Data Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 188 175 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 74.31% 71.72% 75.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 105 90
Median daily rate £413 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Median hourly rate £20.15 £41.75 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.73% +141.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.76 £13.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £112.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Data Validation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in Derbyshire

Data Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Tableau
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Talend
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (100.00%) OpenTSDB
1 5 (100.00%) InfluxDB
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) HDInsight
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL

Data Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Data Lake
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) HDInsight
1 5 (100.00%) InfluxDB
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) OpenTSDB
1 5 (100.00%) Power BI
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) Tableau
1 5 (100.00%) Talend