The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank - 23 21
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 0.87% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.20% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £250 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
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
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 83 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 84.62% 72.17% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 50
Median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £164 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £536 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 3 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) GxP
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) LSMW
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Conversion
2 3 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MDM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LSMW
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Data Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP APO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MDM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) BAPI
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) OAuth
1 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Conversion
1 3 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) BPEL
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GxP
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore