The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 8.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Salisbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 88.00% 71.88% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 12
Average daily rate £300 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £8.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Salisbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Validation
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware