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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 38 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing Validation 11 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 0.61% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.77% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £245 £340 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +126.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £332 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £348 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
422 649 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.47% 79.15% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 370 319
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 37 45
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.77 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.94% -47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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 +19 4 £358 +8.33% 3
Peterborough - 4 £300 - 1
Huntingdon - 2 £145 - 1
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Learning Management System
3 4 (14.81%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (14.81%) Data Validation
3 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Saba
3 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) SaaS
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
5 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (7.41%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) C#

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) HR Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Change Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Change Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Report Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) ERP Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) NumPy
1 1 (3.70%) STL
1 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (14.81%) Data Validation
1 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
2 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.41%) BPR
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
3 2 (7.41%) ERP
3 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
3 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Saba
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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