The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 43 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% 2.47% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 3.04% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £263 £278 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +105.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +44.26%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 329 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.42% 81.23% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 193 122
Median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.71% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.75 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £43.75 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Telematics
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SSIS Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) PCB Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PCB Layout Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PCB Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC