The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Fareham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 10 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 2.78% 13.79% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 17.39% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £371
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -18.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 69.44% 79.31% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 19
Average daily rate £300 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Validation
Hampshire

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

Validation
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 5 (83.33%) ABAP
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) EDI
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) SAP ALE
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
3 3 (50.00%) SAP MDM
3 3 (50.00%) SAP SD
3 3 (50.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (50.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP MDM
1 3 (50.00%) SAP SD
1 3 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (50.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) EDI
1 5 (83.33%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM