The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 23 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.90% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Validation
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 165 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 81.88% 89.19% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 110 51
Median daily rate £438 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
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 Canary Wharf

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCDST
2 2 (33.33%) ACTC
2 2 (33.33%) ACHDS
2 2 (33.33%) ACDT
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Akka
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ACDT
2 2 (33.33%) ACHDS
2 2 (33.33%) ACTC
2 2 (33.33%) MCDST
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk