The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 35 19
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport - 2.61% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.15% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gosport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 127 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 88.24% 83.01% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 15 7
Average daily rate £430 £441 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.54% +26.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Nmap
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Nmap
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) HP