The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 20 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 2.70% 2.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £342 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.47 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+35.04% -10.08%
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
68 64 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 91.89% 91.43% 86.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 36
Average daily rate £380 £435 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £48.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 8 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle