The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 10 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.00% - 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
Validation
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 81 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 80.00% 63.78% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 61 31
Median daily rate £380 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £388 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Validation
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java