The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 17 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Validation 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.35% 4.23% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 5.88% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £30.82
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.89%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 51 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 79.13% 71.83% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 48
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £68.75 £27.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (30.00%) HBase
2 3 (30.00%) Spring Integration
2 3 (30.00%) GemFire
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Kafka
2 3 (30.00%) GitHub
2 3 (30.00%) Gradle
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (30.00%) HDFS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (30.00%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (30.00%) GemFire
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (30.00%) HBase
1 3 (30.00%) OLTP
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Gradle
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) Kafka
1 3 (30.00%) Spark Streaming
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (30.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Economics
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) OSINT
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) HDFS
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) Telelogic
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) VMware