The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 22 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.69% 0.63% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.90% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £250 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Validation
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 111 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 68.97% 69.81% 75.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 51
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £14.90 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £22.50 £37.50
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 Leicester

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Validation
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP