The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 39 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Validation 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.01% 2.37% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.77% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Validation
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
240 289 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.54% 85.76% 65.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 182 92
Median daily rate £365 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £13.00 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.77 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Validation
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Brighton -2 2 £350 -17.64%
Hove - 1 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
2 2 (28.57%) Protractor
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Protractor
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer in Test
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
1 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
1 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
1 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Teradata