The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 20 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Validation 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.07% 2.26% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 2.81% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £438 £261 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.46% -3.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 178 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 76.55% 80.54% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 124 162
Median daily rate £370 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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

1 7 (77.78%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) NetSuite
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) MS Access
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) CallidusCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
1 2 (22.22%) Power BI
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Migration Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Campaign Management
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Callidus
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Genesys
3 1 (11.11%) Marketo
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