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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 49 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Validation 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.54% 1.59% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.08% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £388 £378 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +202.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
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
473 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.85% 76.52% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 323 358
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 50
Median hourly rate £34.50 £41.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +12.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +10 4 £488 +47.72% 9
Peterborough - 4 £305 -
Validation
East of England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Saba
2 6 (22.22%) Learning Management System
3 5 (18.52%) ServiceNow
3 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
3 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (18.52%) Workday
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 3 (11.11%) SaaS
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) SLA
6 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Unix
6 2 (7.41%) Windows
6 2 (7.41%) Linux

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
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
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) HR Manager
2 8 (29.63%) IT Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Programme Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Change Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Report Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Objects Reports Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) NumPy
1 1 (3.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Learning Management System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Planning and Forecasting
1 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
2 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (7.41%) ERP
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Saba
2 5 (18.52%) ServiceNow
2 5 (18.52%) Workday
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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