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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 85 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Validation 37 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.78% 1.74% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.29% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 5
Average daily rate
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£327 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £201 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £498 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
1691 1571 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.42% 75.97% 72.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 899 712
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 76 91
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 July 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
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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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 - 7 £339 -
Basingstoke +8 3 £196 +50.96% 1
Hook -4 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 - -
Southampton -9 1 - - 1
Winchester -13 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
Havant - 1 £310 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 48 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 46 (44.23%) SC Cleared
3 24 (23.08%) Migration
4 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
5 18 (17.31%) ITIL
5 18 (17.31%) Degree
6 16 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 16 (15.38%) Windows
7 15 (14.42%) HP
8 12 (11.54%) SQL
8 12 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 12 (11.54%) Computer Science
9 11 (10.58%) Data Validation
10 10 (9.62%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (9.62%) UML
10 10 (9.62%) Requirements Management
11 9 (8.65%) Data Modelling
11 9 (8.65%) Active Directory
12 8 (7.69%) Finance
12 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (7.69%) Information Security
12 8 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (6.73%) Office 365
13 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.73%) JSP
13 7 (6.73%) Oracle
13 7 (6.73%) C
13 7 (6.73%) HTML

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.96%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.88%) Firewall
3 2 (1.92%) SMTP
3 2 (1.92%) DHCP
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.92%) VPN
3 2 (1.92%) DNS
3 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) X.400
3 2 (1.92%) X.500
3 2 (1.92%) X.509
4 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.96%) SSL
4 1 (0.96%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.96%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.96%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.85%) QlikView
3 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.96%) DB2
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.92%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.96%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.96%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.96%) Subversion
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.96%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (7.69%) Finance
3 6 (5.77%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.81%) Military
5 3 (2.88%) Front Office
5 3 (2.88%) Back Office
6 2 (1.92%) Electronics
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (17.31%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Consultant
4 10 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (4.81%) Designer
8 4 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Programmer
9 3 (2.88%) Data Architect
9 3 (2.88%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.88%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.88%) Data Administrator
9 3 (2.88%) Data Consultant
9 3 (2.88%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) HTML
1 7 (6.73%) JSP
2 6 (5.77%) .NET
2 6 (5.77%) XML
3 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.92%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.96%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.96%) SOAP
5 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.77%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.77%) LIMS
3 5 (4.81%) Human Factors
3 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) Statistics
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) Clustering
5 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.92%) RMADS
5 2 (1.92%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.92%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) Physics
6 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) UNIX
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Migration
2 18 (17.31%) ITIL
3 16 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 11 (10.58%) Data Validation
6 10 (9.62%) Requirements Management
6 10 (9.62%) UML
6 10 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.65%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.69%) Information Security
9 7 (6.73%) Quality Management
9 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.77%) QMS
10 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.77%) SDLC
10 6 (5.77%) Project Management
11 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.81%) Network Design
11 5 (4.81%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) C
3 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.81%) C#
4 5 (4.81%) C++
4 5 (4.81%) VBScript
5 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.85%) VBA
5 4 (3.85%) Java
5 4 (3.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.96%) Python
6 1 (0.96%) Ada
6 1 (0.96%) ABAP
6 1 (0.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 48 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 46 (44.23%) SC Cleared
3 18 (17.31%) Degree
4 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.81%) MCSA
5 5 (4.81%) MCITP
6 3 (2.88%) MCSE
6 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.92%) MCP
7 2 (1.92%) CISSP
7 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.96%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) GAMP
1 6 (5.77%) GMP
1 6 (5.77%) GxP
1 6 (5.77%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (2.88%) QA
4 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) XenApp
3 3 (2.88%) vSphere
4 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.92%) vCloud
5 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.96%) Nessus
3 1 (0.96%) Nmap
3 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.42%) HP
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
4 5 (4.81%) VMware
5 4 (3.85%) AppSense
5 4 (3.85%) Telelogic
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco
6 2 (1.92%) ICL
6 2 (1.92%) NetApp
6 2 (1.92%) Juniper
6 2 (1.92%) BMC
6 2 (1.92%) CA
7 1 (0.96%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.96%) Sage
7 1 (0.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.96%) Altiris
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