The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Gosport 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 35 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 2 0
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 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
127 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 83.01% 82.86% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 20
Average daily rate £433 £350 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -24.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £435 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) JSP
3 10 (76.92%) UNIX
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Windows 2000
3 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) HTTPS
3 10 (76.92%) SSL
3 10 (76.92%) HP
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (76.92%) Workflow
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (76.92%) Wireshark
3 10 (76.92%) Nessus
3 10 (76.92%) Nmap
3 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
3 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
3 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
4 8 (61.54%) Knowledge Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
1 10 (76.92%) HTTPS
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
1 10 (76.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) JSP
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) UNIX
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Windows 2000
1 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Workflow
1 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Nessus
1 10 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) ArcSight