The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 90 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Validation 32 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.49% 1.56% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.19% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 7
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£348 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £142 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.30 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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
1611 1140 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 75.17% 71.34% 73.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 652 618
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 46 103
Average hourly rate £23.75 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Validation Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport -17 4 - -
Havant +1 3 - - 1
Southampton -10 1 £365 -6.41% 1
Winchester - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 36 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.05%) SC Cleared
3 24 (30.77%) HP
4 20 (25.64%) Windows
4 20 (25.64%) Degree
5 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (20.51%) HTML
7 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 14 (17.95%) SSL
8 14 (17.95%) ITIL
8 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
9 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 13 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (15.38%) DV Cleared
10 12 (15.38%) .NET
11 10 (12.82%) UNIX
11 10 (12.82%) JSP
11 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
11 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (12.82%) Software Testing
12 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
12 9 (11.54%) Linux
12 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
12 9 (11.54%) MCSE
12 9 (11.54%) Workflow
13 8 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) Documentum
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Project
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.85%) MS Office
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.28%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.95%) SSL
3 8 (10.26%) HTTPS
3 8 (10.26%) Wireshark
4 6 (7.69%) SNMP
5 4 (5.13%) Network Security
6 3 (3.85%) SMTP
6 3 (3.85%) X.400
6 3 (3.85%) X.500
7 2 (2.56%) ATM
7 2 (2.56%) NGN
8 1 (1.28%) VLAN
8 1 (1.28%) VoIP
8 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.28%) FDDI
8 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) QlikView
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) JUnit
2 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.28%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) Lombardi
General
1 5 (6.41%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Military
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 8 (10.26%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Consultant
5 4 (5.13%) Release Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Integration Test Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Integration Tester
6 3 (3.85%) Security Tester
6 3 (3.85%) Test Leader
6 3 (3.85%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Tester
7 2 (2.56%) Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) .NET
3 10 (12.82%) JSP
4 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.97%) XML
6 4 (5.13%) Drools
7 2 (2.56%) SOAP
7 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.28%) Ajax
8 1 (1.28%) MDX
8 1 (1.28%) SAP ALE
8 1 (1.28%) jQuery
8 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.28%) REST
8 1 (1.28%) WAMP
8 1 (1.28%) EDI
8 1 (1.28%) Web Services
8 1 (1.28%) CSS
8 1 (1.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) Clustering
6 2 (2.56%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) CMDB
7 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.28%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) UNIX
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.54%) Linux
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.26%) Windows XP
4 8 (10.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) ITIL
1 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
2 10 (12.82%) Software Testing
3 9 (11.54%) Workflow
4 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.26%) Project Management
4 8 (10.26%) Requirements Management
5 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.97%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (8.97%) High Availability
5 7 (8.97%) Test Strategy
6 6 (7.69%) UML
6 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.41%) Scrum
7 5 (6.41%) Migration
7 5 (6.41%) Change Management
7 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.13%) ERP
8 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.26%) VBScript
4 6 (7.69%) SQL
4 6 (7.69%) Java
5 5 (6.41%) C
6 4 (5.13%) Python
7 2 (2.56%) Pascal
7 2 (2.56%) Ada
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) ABAP
8 1 (1.28%) VBA
8 1 (1.28%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 36 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.05%) SC Cleared
3 20 (25.64%) Degree
4 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 9 (11.54%) MCSE
7 8 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (10.26%) ISTQB
8 7 (8.97%) MCITP
8 7 (8.97%) MCSA
9 4 (5.13%) MCP
9 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.13%) CCNP
9 4 (5.13%) CCNA
10 3 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.28%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.28%) GAMP
2 1 (1.28%) GxP
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.26%) Nmap
3 6 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (10.26%) Nessus
3 7 (8.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (7.69%) SCCM
5 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) HP
2 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle
4 6 (7.69%) SAP
4 6 (7.69%) Capita
5 4 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.85%) Remedy
7 2 (2.56%) Mercator
7 2 (2.56%) BMC
7 2 (2.56%) VMware
7 2 (2.56%) ESRI
7 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.28%) Altiris
8 1 (1.28%) Lumension
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Siebel
8 1 (1.28%) CA
8 1 (1.28%) Borland
8 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
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