The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
South East / Middlesex
Rank 18 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.84% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £336 £385
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -12.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +31.99%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 127 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.67% 84.11% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 80 85
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £46.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Validation
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (50.00%) Behavioural Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) PowerBroker

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Behavioural Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) PowerBroker