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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 27 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.50% 1.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £181 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.25 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+6.71% -1.06%
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
105 88 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 78.95% 75.21% 74.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 48 50
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £499 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £23.75 £37.00 £29.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.81% +24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £13.00 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.15 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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