The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 38 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.32% 1.42% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.72% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £196 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
Validation
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 174 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 64.10% 82.08% 74.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 93
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Median hourly rate £17.45 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Validation across the Basingstoke region.

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) JD Edwards
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Service Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Accountant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Accountant
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) JDE Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) JDE Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware