The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 54 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Validation 15 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.04% 2.21% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.92% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 12
Median daily rate £250 £283 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% -29.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
Validation
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
565 718 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.66% 75.42% 68.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 436 398
Median daily rate £403 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Reading region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 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 Reading region with a requirement for Validation.

1 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 14 (53.85%) Front Office
1 14 (53.85%) Back Office
1 14 (53.85%) Statistics
1 14 (53.85%) Fault Management
1 14 (53.85%) Capacity Management
1 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
2 13 (50.00%) People Management
3 8 (30.77%) Huawei
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (15.38%) WSUS
5 4 (15.38%) SCCM
5 4 (15.38%) SCOM
5 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) AIX
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.85%) GemFire
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) HFM
1 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Essbase
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) HBase
1 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Smart View
1 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (3.85%) OLTP
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Gradle
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (53.85%) Back Office
1 14 (53.85%) Front Office
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Support Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) Kafka
1 1 (3.85%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (3.85%) Spring
1 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
1 1 (3.85%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Statistics
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Life Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (15.38%) AIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Capacity Management
1 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 14 (53.85%) Fault Management
1 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
2 13 (50.00%) People Management
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.85%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Scala
1 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) SCOM
1 4 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Huawei
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) EMC
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
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