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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 93 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Validation 24 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.23% 1.84% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.21% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 19
Median daily rate £340 £327 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £265 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £441 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
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
1518 1761 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.81% 83.07% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 1138 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 87 76
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.32 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Hook +8 7 £313 -
Southampton +21 6 £563 - 2
Winchester +4 3 £350 - 2
Havant +9 1 £450 +45.16%
Basingstoke -9 1 - -
Portsmouth -19 1 £259 -23.48%
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 29 (41.43%) Security Cleared
2 20 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 18 (25.71%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 13 (18.57%) HP
6 10 (14.29%) Service Management
6 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 10 (14.29%) Degree
7 9 (12.86%) SQL
8 8 (11.43%) DNS
8 8 (11.43%) DV Cleared
9 7 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.00%) WiX
9 7 (10.00%) C++
9 7 (10.00%) PHP
9 7 (10.00%) LDAP
9 7 (10.00%) Project Management
10 6 (8.57%) Change Management
10 6 (8.57%) Finance
10 6 (8.57%) Data Management
10 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.57%) MS Office
10 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (8.57%) SCCM
10 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Use Case
10 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.57%) PKI

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 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
1 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) DNS
2 7 (10.00%) LDAP
3 5 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 5 (7.14%) X.500
4 3 (4.29%) LAN
4 3 (4.29%) SNMP
4 3 (4.29%) SSL
4 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) ATM
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
5 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 2 (2.86%) FTP
5 2 (2.86%) SSH
6 1 (1.43%) AMQP
6 1 (1.43%) Extranet
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
6 1 (1.43%) Intranet
6 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) WiX
2 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 4 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.86%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.43%) Gradle
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Avionics
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Military
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Transition Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Service Transition Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Build Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Service Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Transition Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Build Manager
9 2 (2.86%) IT Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) ITIL Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) XML
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) Middleware
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) J2EE
3 1 (1.43%) JSON
3 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.43%) REST
3 1 (1.43%) Spring
3 1 (1.43%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.43%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) PKI
3 5 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Replication
3 5 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 4 (5.71%) Life Science
5 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) Android
3 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) ITIL
2 14 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 10 (14.29%) Service Management
4 7 (10.00%) Project Management
4 7 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (8.57%) Change Management
5 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.57%) Data Management
5 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.57%) Use Case
5 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.14%) Migration
6 5 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.71%) Document Management
7 4 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Release Management
8 3 (4.29%) Information Management
8 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) C++
2 7 (10.00%) PHP
3 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.29%) C
4 3 (4.29%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) Erlang
6 1 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (1.43%) R
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Security Cleared
2 20 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) Degree
4 8 (11.43%) DV Cleared
5 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.14%) MCP
6 5 (7.14%) MCTS
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.43%) CCNP
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.43%) CISSP
9 1 (1.43%) ISEB
9 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.43%) MCITP
9 1 (1.43%) MCSA
9 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) Firmware
2 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.86%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) SCOM
3 2 (2.86%) vRealize
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.43%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) HP
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
5 3 (4.29%) BMC
5 3 (4.29%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.29%) NetApp
5 3 (4.29%) SAP
6 2 (2.86%) CA
6 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) arcserve
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle
7 1 (1.43%) Qualys
7 1 (1.43%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago