The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 86 62 87
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Contract jobs citing Validation 34 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.65% 2.70% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.33% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 12
Median daily rate £351 £326 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.51% -15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £144 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1581 1682 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.78% 81.10% 75.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 1079 868
Median daily rate £400 £377 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.10% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 80 66
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -9 7 £450 +32.93% 1
Winchester - 6 £350 -
Southampton +15 5 £500 - 1
Hook 0 5 £315 +40.00%
Basingstoke -17 2 - -
Farnborough +3 1 £380 - 1
Fareham - 1 £625 -
Havant - 1 £450 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 36 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
3 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.05%) HP
5 15 (19.74%) ITIL
6 14 (18.42%) SQL
6 14 (18.42%) ITIL V3
7 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
8 12 (15.79%) Degree
9 11 (14.47%) DNS
10 10 (13.16%) Project Management
10 10 (13.16%) Service Management
11 9 (11.84%) Migration
11 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (11.84%) LDAP
11 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (10.53%) MCTS
12 8 (10.53%) PKI
12 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
12 8 (10.53%) MCP
13 7 (9.21%) C++
13 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.21%) PHP
13 7 (9.21%) Kerberos
13 7 (9.21%) Finance
13 7 (9.21%) Replication
13 7 (9.21%) X.500
13 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
13 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.32%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) DNS
2 9 (11.84%) LDAP
3 7 (9.21%) Kerberos
3 7 (9.21%) X.500
4 3 (3.95%) LAN
4 3 (3.95%) WAN
5 2 (2.63%) ATM
5 2 (2.63%) DHCP
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) FTP
5 2 (2.63%) SNMP
5 2 (2.63%) SSH
5 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.32%) AMQP
6 1 (1.32%) Extranet
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) Intranet
6 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.95%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) WiX
2 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.26%) JIRA
3 4 (5.26%) JUnit
3 4 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.95%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.95%) Selenium
4 3 (3.95%) TestComplete
4 3 (3.95%) WATIR
5 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Avionics
5 1 (1.32%) Military
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Transition Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Service Transition Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) JDE Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) JDE Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
1 6 (7.89%) XML
2 3 (3.95%) Middleware
2 3 (3.95%) Web Services
3 2 (2.63%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) J2EE
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
4 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.32%) REST
4 1 (1.32%) Spring
4 1 (1.32%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.32%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) PKI
3 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.21%) Replication
4 5 (6.58%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.58%) Smart Meter
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) ITIL V3
3 10 (13.16%) Project Management
3 10 (13.16%) Service Management
4 9 (11.84%) Migration
5 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
6 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
7 6 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.89%) System Testing
7 6 (7.89%) Test Strategy
7 6 (7.89%) UML
7 6 (7.89%) Use Case
7 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.58%) Functional Testing
8 5 (6.58%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) C++
2 7 (9.21%) PHP
2 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (3.95%) C
4 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) Erlang
6 1 (1.32%) Java
6 1 (1.32%) R
6 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.79%) Degree
4 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 8 (10.53%) MCP
5 8 (10.53%) MCTS
6 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) ISEB
7 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.32%) MCITP
7 1 (1.32%) MCSA
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) Firmware
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
2 2 (2.63%) vRealize
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) HP
3 5 (6.58%) JD Edwards
3 5 (6.58%) VMware
4 4 (5.26%) Cisco
5 3 (3.95%) BMC
5 3 (3.95%) NetApp
5 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) Telerik
6 2 (2.63%) CA
6 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.63%) IBM
6 2 (2.63%) Informatica
7 1 (1.32%) arcserve
7 1 (1.32%) F5
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle
7 1 (1.32%) Qualys
7 1 (1.32%) Remedy
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