The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 56 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Validation 6 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.02% 0.93% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.24% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Validation
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
465 566 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.81% 74.87% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 308 282
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 59
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 3 £363 +30.63% 6
Peterborough +11 1 - -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (20.00%) BPR
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Biology
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) BPR
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) X++
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ARP4761
1 1 (10.00%) DO-160
1 1 (10.00%) DO-254
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Lauterbach
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £130.00 - £140.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago