The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 33 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.33% 1.69% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.04% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £488 £330 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% +164.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
Validation
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 343 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.40% 83.05% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 229 163
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 17
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Saba
2 6 (35.29%) Learning Management System
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
3 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (29.41%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (29.41%) Workday
3 5 (29.41%) ServiceNow
4 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Electronics
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.88%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.88%) NumPy

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (5.88%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.88%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) HR Manager
2 8 (47.06%) IT Manager
3 5 (29.41%) IT Programme Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) NumPy
1 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Planning and Forecasting
1 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.76%) Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
2 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
2 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
2 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
2 2 (11.76%) SDLC
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Use Case
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Saba
2 5 (29.41%) ServiceNow
2 5 (29.41%) Workday
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk
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