The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 28 30
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.81% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.50% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +20.00%
Validation
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 160 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 80.09% 72.40% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 81 74
Average daily rate £400 £414 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.30 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Poole - - - - 1
Weymouth - - - -
Validation
South West

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) SysML
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Korn

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Ingres
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) CGI
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) DAO
1 1 (20.00%) wxWidgets
1 1 (20.00%) GTK+
1 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) SysML
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) DO-160
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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