The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £372 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +18.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.47 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-16.08% +19.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 74.67% 57.78% 58.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 13
Average daily rate £450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £125 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) EAI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 1 (50.00%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com