Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +62
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
South East median daily rate £300 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -25.00% +6.67% +94.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 - £9.50

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 928 1110 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.47% 87.47% 86.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 631 693
West Sussex median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £271
90th Percentile £572 £550 £549
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 45 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +17.65% +85.94%
10th Percentile £24.61 £19.58 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Data Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in West Sussex

Data Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Validation in West Sussex

Data Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Validation in West Sussex

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Gatwick - 1 £300 -
Data Validation
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis

Data Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Excel Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA