The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead - 11.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +6.42%
Validation
Surrey

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
49 96 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 79.03% 73.85% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 88 23
Median daily rate £475 £400 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +128.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leatherhead region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TDD

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (50.00%) XML Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Use Case
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle