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 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 27 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.75% - 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £315 - £175
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
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
109 97 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 81.95% 76.38% 74.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 59
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +95.00%
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 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 21 Related IT Skills in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP