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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 62 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Contract jobs citing Validation 51 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.50% 1.66% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.26% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 7
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£327 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £130 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.37% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.95%
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
1637 1419 1242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.21% 73.79% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 810 749
Average daily rate £375 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 62 83
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Portsmouth - 9 £339 -
Hook -7 6 £225 -43.75%
Basingstoke +6 5 £128 -1.92%
Andover - 3 £250 - 1
Farnborough - 3 - - 1
Southampton -6 2 - - 1
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 50 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 48 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.37%) Migration
4 20 (18.52%) ITIL
4 20 (18.52%) Degree
5 17 (15.74%) Windows
5 17 (15.74%) HP
6 16 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.96%) Computer Science
8 13 (12.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (10.19%) SQL
9 11 (10.19%) Data Analysis
10 10 (9.26%) Data Validation
10 10 (9.26%) UML
10 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
10 10 (9.26%) Quality Management
11 9 (8.33%) LIMS
11 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 9 (8.33%) GAMP
11 9 (8.33%) GMP
11 9 (8.33%) GxP
11 9 (8.33%) QMS
11 9 (8.33%) Requirements Management
11 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.41%) JSP
12 8 (7.41%) C

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.93%) Simulink
4 1 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.93%) SAP FS
1 1 (0.93%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.85%) DHCP
3 2 (1.85%) SMTP
3 2 (1.85%) VPN
3 2 (1.85%) DNS
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
3 2 (1.85%) X.400
3 2 (1.85%) X.500
3 2 (1.85%) X.509
4 1 (0.93%) Wireless
4 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) ATM
4 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.93%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.70%) QlikView
3 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (1.85%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 13 (12.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (7.41%) Finance
3 6 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.63%) Military
5 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (16.67%) Analyst
2 13 (12.04%) Software Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Consultant
5 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Architect
8 4 (3.70%) Programmer
8 4 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.78%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.78%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Data Architect
9 3 (2.78%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.78%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Data Consultant
9 3 (2.78%) Data Administrator
9 3 (2.78%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) JSP
1 8 (7.41%) HTML
2 7 (6.48%) XML
3 6 (5.56%) .NET
4 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.85%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.93%) SOAP
6 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.33%) LIMS
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.63%) Human Factors
5 3 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.85%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.85%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.85%) RMADS
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.93%) Statistics
7 1 (0.93%) Physics
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.74%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Linux
3 3 (2.78%) UNIX
3 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) Migration
2 20 (18.52%) ITIL
3 16 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 11 (10.19%) Data Analysis
5 10 (9.26%) Data Validation
5 10 (9.26%) UML
5 10 (9.26%) Quality Management
6 9 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 9 (8.33%) QMS
6 9 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.41%) Project Management
8 7 (6.48%) SDLC
9 6 (5.56%) High Availability
9 6 (5.56%) Information Security
10 5 (4.63%) Six Sigma
10 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 8 (7.41%) C
3 7 (6.48%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.56%) VBScript
5 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.63%) C#
5 5 (4.63%) Embedded C
6 4 (3.70%) C++
6 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.70%) Java
6 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.93%) ABAP
7 1 (0.93%) COBOL
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.93%) Ada
7 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 48 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 20 (18.52%) Degree
4 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.56%) MCITP
5 6 (5.56%) MCSA
6 3 (2.78%) MCSE
6 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) CISSP
7 2 (1.85%) MCP
8 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.93%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) GAMP
1 9 (8.33%) GMP
1 9 (8.33%) GxP
2 7 (6.48%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (1.85%) QA
4 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.78%) XenApp
3 3 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.85%) vCloud
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.93%) Nmap
3 1 (0.93%) Nessus
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.74%) HP
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle
4 5 (4.63%) VMware
5 4 (3.70%) Telelogic
5 4 (3.70%) AppSense
6 2 (1.85%) ICL
6 2 (1.85%) Juniper
6 2 (1.85%) BMC
6 2 (1.85%) CA
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco
6 2 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (0.93%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.93%) Altiris
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