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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 20 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 3.45% - 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £37.65 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.34% +7.57%
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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
51 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 58.62% 54.84% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 7 23
Average daily rate £190 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Mule
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica