The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 25 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.55% - 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% - 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £395 - £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
Validation
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 74 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 92.21% 89.16% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 51 60
Median daily rate £475 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £52.03 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +225.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Newport region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Validation
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 9 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 Newport region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) CA
1 4 (57.14%) ERwin
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ERwin
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modeller
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CA