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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South East / Hampshire
Rank 54 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing Validation 52 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.09% 2.20% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 2.71% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 18
Median daily rate £444 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.53% -15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £30.97
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +42.07%

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
1295 1511 1578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.85% 80.98% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 962 867
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 72
Median hourly rate £42.07 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Fareham -7 10 £525 - 1
Portsmouth +6 9 £413 -34.00% 1
Farnborough +1 7 £400 +45.45%
Hook +3 6 £340 +9.67%
Southampton +12 4 £400 - 2
Basingstoke +1 2 - - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £438 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £450 -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 41 (47.13%) Security Cleared
2 35 (40.23%) SC Cleared
3 26 (29.89%) ITIL
4 18 (20.69%) Windows
5 17 (19.54%) Configuration Management
6 16 (18.39%) Finance
6 16 (18.39%) Linux
6 16 (18.39%) Java
7 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
7 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (14.94%) PaaS
9 12 (13.79%) Change Management
9 12 (13.79%) SQL
10 11 (12.64%) Scrum
10 11 (12.64%) Replication
10 11 (12.64%) Degree
10 11 (12.64%) Windows 7
10 11 (12.64%) Eclipse
10 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
11 9 (10.34%) Project Management
11 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
11 9 (10.34%) XML
11 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
11 9 (10.34%) SCCM
11 9 (10.34%) Spring
11 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.34%) ITIL V3
11 9 (10.34%) IaaS

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 6 (6.90%) Apache Spark
1 6 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (6.90%) GemFire
1 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.75%) Apache
3 3 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) PaaS
2 9 (10.34%) IaaS
3 6 (6.90%) GitHub
4 1 (1.15%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) LAN
2 7 (8.05%) WAN
3 6 (6.90%) MPLS
4 5 (5.75%) DNS
5 4 (4.60%) Firewall
5 4 (4.60%) SAN
6 3 (3.45%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.45%) LDAP
6 3 (3.45%) SSL
6 3 (3.45%) X.500
7 2 (2.30%) DHCP
7 2 (2.30%) MVNO
7 2 (2.30%) Skype
7 2 (2.30%) SNMP
7 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.30%) VoIP
8 1 (1.15%) AMQP
8 1 (1.15%) BGP
8 1 (1.15%) DMVPN
8 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.90%) HBase
2 6 (6.90%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) Apache Hive
3 5 (5.75%) Big Data
3 5 (5.75%) OLTP
4 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (2.30%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.15%) MS Access
6 1 (1.15%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.05%) JIRA
3 6 (6.90%) Gradle
3 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.90%) JUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.60%) AdminStudio
5 4 (4.60%) MSI
5 4 (4.60%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (3.45%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.45%) Subversion
7 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.15%) ERwin
7 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.09%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.75%) Big Data Developer
6 5 (5.75%) C++ Developer
6 5 (5.75%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Lead Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Technical Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Spring
1 9 (10.34%) XML
2 6 (6.90%) .NET
2 6 (6.90%) JSON
2 6 (6.90%) Kafka
2 6 (6.90%) MFC
2 6 (6.90%) Spring Boot
2 6 (6.90%) XML Messaging
3 5 (5.75%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (5.75%) Spring Integration
3 5 (5.75%) WCF
4 3 (3.45%) Middleware
5 2 (2.30%) HTML
5 2 (2.30%) J2EE
6 1 (1.15%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.15%) gRPC
6 1 (1.15%) OpenID
6 1 (1.15%) REST
6 1 (1.15%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
1 11 (12.64%) Replication
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.20%) CMDB
3 7 (8.05%) Life Science
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.45%) PKI
6 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.30%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.30%) Economics
7 2 (2.30%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.30%) Statistics
7 2 (2.30%) Telematics
7 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 16 (18.39%) Linux
3 11 (12.64%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.90%) Unix
6 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.60%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 17 (19.54%) Configuration Management
3 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) Change Management
5 11 (12.64%) Scrum
6 9 (10.34%) ITIL V3
6 9 (10.34%) Project Management
6 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.20%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.20%) Service Management
8 7 (8.05%) Requirements Management
8 7 (8.05%) SDLC
8 7 (8.05%) Service Design
9 6 (6.90%) BDD
9 6 (6.90%) Release Management
9 6 (6.90%) Test Planning
9 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) Java
2 12 (13.79%) SQL
3 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.90%) C++
4 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.75%) C#
6 4 (4.60%) VBScript
7 2 (2.30%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby
8 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (47.13%) Security Cleared
2 35 (40.23%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.64%) Degree
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.75%) MCITP
5 5 (5.75%) MCSA
6 3 (3.45%) MCP
6 3 (3.45%) MCTS
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) CCNP
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.30%) PMP
7 2 (2.30%) VCP4
7 2 (2.30%) VCP5
7 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.15%) AAT
8 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (4.60%) QA
3 3 (3.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) HDFS
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.30%) Firmware
4 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) SCCM
2 4 (4.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.30%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) HP
2 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.90%) VMware
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco
4 5 (5.75%) Telerik
5 4 (4.60%) Citrix
6 3 (3.45%) Cognos
6 3 (3.45%) NetApp
7 2 (2.30%) Altiris
7 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 2 (2.30%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.30%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.30%) Supermicro
7 2 (2.30%) Tableau
7 2 (2.30%) Telelogic
7 2 (2.30%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.15%) Google
8 1 (1.15%) Qualys
8 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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