The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 23 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Validation 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.16% 1.90% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 2.38% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £326 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% -20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £325 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £339 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Validation
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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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 126 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.08% 79.75% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 96 126
Median daily rate £400 £360 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Validation.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Requirements Management
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
3 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 4 (44.44%) SPSS
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (33.33%) Econometrics
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Operations Research
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Economics
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Markov Chain
5 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) ATM
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) R

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (44.44%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modeller
3 2 (22.22%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) SPSS Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
2 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 3 (33.33%) Economics
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Requirements Management
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Econometrics
2 3 (33.33%) Markov Chain
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
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