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 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 25 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.73% 4.95% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 6.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
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
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
108 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 78.83% 78.22% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 44 47
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.21% -44.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (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 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA