The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 53 68 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Contract jobs citing Validation 22 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.40% 0.77% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 0.97% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 12
Median daily rate £281 £321 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -34.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £282 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £380 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.05 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 723 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 79.54% 80.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 568 459
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Validation
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Validation Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Validation.

1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
4 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) Aerospace
4 10 (17.54%) Banking
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.04%) MATLAB
6 8 (14.04%) VBA
6 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
6 8 (14.04%) MS Office
6 8 (14.04%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
7 7 (12.28%) Functional Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.28%) Requirements Management
7 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.28%) Simulink
8 6 (10.53%) C++
8 6 (10.53%) Network Design
8 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
9 5 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
9 5 (8.77%) VXLAN
9 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
9 5 (8.77%) C

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
3 7 (12.28%) Simulink
4 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.26%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (8.77%) VXLAN
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Junos
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) OpenFlow
3 1 (1.75%) RTP
3 1 (1.75%) SNMP
3 1 (1.75%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.75%) VLAN
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.75%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Aerospace
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Military
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Access Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Access VBA Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Excel Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Excel VBA Developer
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Developer
4 8 (14.04%) VBA Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Environment Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Dropwizard
1 1 (1.75%) OpenDaylight
1 1 (1.75%) XML
1 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
1 7 (12.28%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Solaris
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
2 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.28%) Functional Testing
2 7 (12.28%) Requirements Management
3 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.53%) Network Design
3 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.02%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 4 (7.02%) Regression Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Service Management
6 3 (5.26%) CAD
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL
6 3 (5.26%) PLM
6 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) MATLAB
2 8 (14.04%) VBA
3 6 (10.53%) C++
4 5 (8.77%) C
5 3 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) CISM
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) DO-178B
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.26%) GMP
3 2 (3.51%) ARP4754
3 2 (3.51%) ARP4761
3 2 (3.51%) DO-160
3 2 (3.51%) DO-254
3 2 (3.51%) GxP
4 1 (1.75%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.75%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Nessus
1 1 (1.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) PTC
3 3 (5.26%) Remedy
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.75%) Qualys
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago