Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Data Validation
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 188 200
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.078% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
East of England median daily rate £450 £444 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +14.52% +158.33%
10th Percentile £425 £175 £248
90th Percentile £475 £575 £496
England median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 - £13.50
10th Percentile £16.25 - £12.75
90th Percentile £18.75 - £14.25
England median hourly rate £15.50 £31.31 £18.25
% change year-on-year -50.49% +71.53% -3.95%

Data Validation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4265 3967 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.39% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2302 2704
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Data Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in the East of England

Data Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Validation in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Validation in the East of England

Data Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Validation in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Validation in the East of England

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -9 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -18 1 £450 +136.84%
Essex - 1 - -
Data Validation
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) OLTP
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Photography
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) iTrent

Data Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) OLTP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) MIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle