The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 27 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Validation 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.88% 1.11% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 1.51% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £110 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.25 £30.35
% change year-on-year
-13.29% +42.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
187 199 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 72.48% 73.70% 66.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 116 61
Median daily rate £380 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £241 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £484 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Median hourly rate £31.88 £13.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.86% -11.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £8.19 £8.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.06 £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Derby +7 8 £313 -
Chesterfield - 2 £110 -
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 7 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (35.71%) R
3 5 (35.71%) Talend
3 5 (35.71%) IaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
3 5 (35.71%) OpenTSDB
3 5 (35.71%) InfluxDB
3 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
3 5 (35.71%) HDInsight
3 5 (35.71%) Tableau
3 5 (35.71%) Power BI
3 5 (35.71%) Data Lake
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
3 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (35.71%) Data Lake
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
1 5 (35.71%) HDInsight
1 5 (35.71%) InfluxDB
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (35.71%) OpenTSDB
1 5 (35.71%) Power BI
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Data Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
3 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) R
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
1 5 (35.71%) Tableau
1 5 (35.71%) Talend
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix