The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 86 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Validation 14 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.99% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.27% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 14
Median daily rate £300 £160 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -50.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £142 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £408 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £11.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +6.42%
Validation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1246 1262 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.67% 77.95% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 777 588
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 52
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Validation
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +6 6 £338 -20.58% 2
Nottinghamshire -9 4 £140 -12.50% 4
Derbyshire 0 2 £323 - 1
Leicestershire +9 1 £250 -1.47% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 -
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Validation.

1 11 (30.56%) Finance
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) ETL
2 10 (27.78%) Data Quality
3 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (25.00%) Migration
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
5 7 (19.44%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (19.44%) Data Transformation
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Data Extraction
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (11.11%) Windows
8 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 4 (11.11%) C#
8 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.11%) Tableau
8 4 (11.11%) PowerPivot
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) CICS
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) GSM
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) PowerPivot
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Data Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Access Control Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Report Writer
6 3 (8.33%) SSRS Report Writer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) SSIS Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
1 1 (2.78%) RESTful
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) Handset
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ETL
2 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
4 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) Data Transformation
4 7 (19.44%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Data Validation
7 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) COBOL
5 1 (2.78%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CISM
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PMP
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) JTAG
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Tableau
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Freescale
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Intel
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.78%) ScanSafe
4 1 (2.78%) Software AG
4 1 (2.78%) Sophos
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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