The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 24 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Validation 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.58% - 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £469 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
Validation
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 247 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.55% 78.16% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 165 158
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 12
Median hourly rate £14.75 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £45.00 £40.00
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 Southampton

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Validation.

1 11 (64.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (64.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 11 (64.71%) Life Science
2 10 (58.82%) Data Management
3 9 (52.94%) Change Management
4 7 (41.18%) Document Management
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
5 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) Solvency II
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.88%) QMS
8 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.88%) Network Design
8 1 (5.88%) Data Centre

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 11 (64.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Validation Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Validation Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Data Management
2 9 (52.94%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Document Management
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) Content Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
7 1 (5.88%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AAT
1 1 (5.88%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (17.65%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle