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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 88 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Validation 27 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.52% 1.38% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.69% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 15
Median daily rate £371 £430 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% +23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £319 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.36% -31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
1391 1836 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.28% 82.00% 75.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 1116 913
Median daily rate £400 £383 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 84 76
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 0 9 £253 -22.78% 13
Farnborough - 4 - - 3
Southampton +13 3 £563 +114.28%
Winchester +6 3 £438 +22.20% 1
Hook -4 3 £362 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (27.27%) Change Management
4 14 (25.45%) ITIL
5 10 (18.18%) Windows
5 10 (18.18%) Linux
5 10 (18.18%) Java
5 10 (18.18%) Finance
5 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 8 (14.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (14.55%) Life Science
7 8 (14.55%) Data Management
7 8 (14.55%) Release Management
7 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
8 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (12.73%) Document Management
8 7 (12.73%) Spring
8 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.73%) Service Management
8 7 (12.73%) Replication
8 7 (12.73%) Workflow
8 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
8 7 (12.73%) HP
8 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
9 6 (10.91%) Eclipse

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 4 (7.27%) Apache
1 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
1 4 (7.27%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (7.27%) GemFire
1 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) GitHub
1 4 (7.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) SNMP
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
2 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) LDAP
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Apache Hive
1 4 (7.27%) Big Data
1 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.27%) HBase
1 4 (7.27%) OLTP
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Gradle
2 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) JUnit
3 3 (5.45%) Artifactory
3 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.45%) Subversion
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Military
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.27%) Validation Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Validation Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Spring
2 4 (7.27%) JSON
2 4 (7.27%) Kafka
2 4 (7.27%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
2 4 (7.27%) Spring Integration
2 4 (7.27%) XML
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) MFC
3 3 (5.45%) XML Messaging
4 2 (3.64%) J2EE
4 2 (3.64%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) WCF
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.55%) Life Science
2 7 (12.73%) Replication
3 5 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.45%) Device Driver
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.45%) PKI
6 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.64%) Telematics
6 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.82%) CMDB
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.09%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.82%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Change Management
2 14 (25.45%) ITIL
3 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.55%) Data Management
5 8 (14.55%) Release Management
6 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.73%) Document Management
6 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
6 7 (12.73%) Service Management
6 7 (12.73%) Workflow
7 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Test Management
9 4 (7.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.45%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) VBScript
6 1 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 3 (5.45%) MCITP
5 3 (5.45%) MCSA
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) CCNP
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) MCP
6 2 (3.64%) MCTS
6 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (3.64%) VCP4
6 2 (3.64%) VCP5
6 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (5.45%) SLA
3 2 (3.64%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) HDFS
3 3 (5.45%) Firmware
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.82%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) HP
2 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Altiris
4 2 (3.64%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp
4 2 (3.64%) Supermicro
4 2 (3.64%) Telerik
5 1 (1.82%) Arqiva
5 1 (1.82%) BMC
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Qualys
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago