The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 19 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Validation 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.38% 1.30% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 1.49% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 67 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 75.63% 87.01% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 33 76
Median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.10 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -20.00%
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Validation across the Ipswich region.

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Ipswich region.

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) BT
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) GoldenSource
4 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) WPA2
4 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) DSL
4 1 (12.50%) RSVP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Linux

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (12.50%) DSL
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) RSVP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) WPA
2 1 (12.50%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) GoldenSource
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
Ipswich, Suffolk
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