The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 42 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.26% 2.19% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 2.74% 0.33%
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 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 365 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 83.29% 80.04% 73.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 208 144
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
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 8 14
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.60 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £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 Nottinghamshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -6 1 £263 -5.40% 2
Validation
East Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) ETL Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (14.29%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Telematics
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SSIS Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) PCB Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PCB Layout Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PCB Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Enrichment
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) EMC