Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 January 2018 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 188 202
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Validation 4 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.091% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £330 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -2.86% +27.27%
10th Percentile £272 £313 £263
90th Percentile £409 £380 £430
England median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.56 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.79% +37.44% -32.19%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,682 4,096 5,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.42% 83.27% 83.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,412 2,680 3,356
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £261 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £539 £550
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +4.53% +1.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 133 175
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.73% -0.90% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.69 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.45 £33.50 £25.50
England median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Data Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Validation in Yorkshire

Data Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Validation in Yorkshire

Data Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Validation in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Validation in Yorkshire

Data Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Validation in Yorkshire

Data Validation
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +6 2 £400 - 6
East Yorkshire - 2 £260 -
Data Validation
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Ariba
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

Data Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Ariba
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas