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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 55 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.84% 1.62% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.92% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Median daily rate £140 £160 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -49.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +6.42%
Validation
Nottinghamshire

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
410 365 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.59% 84.30% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 251 111
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (40.00%) PowerPivot
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (40.00%) Tableau
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Publishing
6 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) CMS
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Advertising
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) GSM

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Report Writer
1 3 (30.00%) SSRS Report Writer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SSIS Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PCB Layout Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Case Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Software AG