The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 14 19
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 4.17% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.13% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Validation
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 84.06% 81.25% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 45 41
Median daily rate £440 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Validation
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA