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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 27 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.04% 0.83% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.92% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£500 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.00%
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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
167 109 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.53% 90.08% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 47 174
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft