The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 50 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% 1.81% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 2.13% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £410 £300 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.82
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.89%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 328 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.78% 84.75% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 209 118
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
1 7 (53.85%) Data Quality
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Information Management
3 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 3 (23.08%) Data Validation
5 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Broadband
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) Telnet
2 1 (7.69%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Quality Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Quality Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Quality Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (15.38%) OAuth
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
1 2 (15.38%) SAML
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSD
1 2 (15.38%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Information Management
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Data Validation
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) API Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
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