The first table below looks at the demand for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 67 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing Validation 20 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.59% 1.19% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.66% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Average daily rate
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£360 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 904 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.60% 71.58% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 490 535
Average daily rate £375 £388 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Validation
South East

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 7 - -
Staines -5 4 - - 1
Reigate - 1 - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (34.88%) XML
1 15 (34.88%) UNIX
2 14 (32.56%) MySQL
3 12 (27.91%) Huawei
3 12 (27.91%) SNMP
4 11 (25.58%) Ericsson
4 11 (25.58%) Java
4 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
4 11 (25.58%) Data Validation
5 10 (23.26%) MS Office
6 9 (20.93%) HTML
6 9 (20.93%) CSS
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 9 (20.93%) LTE
7 8 (18.60%) Firewall
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
8 7 (16.28%) ETL
8 7 (16.28%) Nokia
8 7 (16.28%) B2C
8 7 (16.28%) Cisco
8 7 (16.28%) Juniper
8 7 (16.28%) JSP
8 7 (16.28%) XSD
8 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
8 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
8 7 (16.28%) SAP
8 7 (16.28%) Oracle

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
1 7 (16.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Office
2 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (4.65%) SAP EWM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP MRS
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.33%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) SNMP
2 9 (20.93%) LTE
3 8 (18.60%) Firewall
4 7 (16.28%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (13.95%) 2G
5 6 (13.95%) IPsec
5 6 (13.95%) BGP
5 6 (13.95%) Telnet
5 6 (13.95%) 3G
5 6 (13.95%) MPLS
5 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
5 6 (13.95%) VPN
6 5 (11.63%) UMTS
6 5 (11.63%) VoIP
6 5 (11.63%) OSPF
6 5 (11.63%) VRRP
6 5 (11.63%) RSVP
6 5 (11.63%) FWSM
6 5 (11.63%) HSRP
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) JUnit
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 8 (18.60%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) XML
2 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) CSS
3 7 (16.28%) JSP
3 7 (16.28%) XSD
3 7 (16.28%) Ajax
3 7 (16.28%) Spring
3 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
3 7 (16.28%) jQuery
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
4 3 (6.98%) XSLT
4 3 (6.98%) SOAP
4 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) BAPI
4 3 (6.98%) SAP ALE
4 3 (6.98%) SAP PI
5 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) WSDL
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) NHS
1 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) UNIX
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Data Validation
2 9 (20.93%) Project Management
3 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
3 7 (16.28%) ETL
3 7 (16.28%) B2C
3 7 (16.28%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) SEO
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
3 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
3 7 (16.28%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.95%) Network Management
5 5 (11.63%) CRM
5 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
5 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Use Case
6 4 (9.30%) Requirements Management
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) Perl
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) ABAP
3 4 (9.30%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.95%) CCIE
2 4 (9.30%) IIBA
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) Solvency II
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Huawei
2 11 (25.58%) Ericsson
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) Nokia
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) Juniper
4 7 (16.28%) SAP
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (16.28%) hybris
5 6 (13.95%) Greenplum
5 6 (13.95%) Redback
5 6 (13.95%) Radware
5 6 (13.95%) Nortel
6 5 (11.63%) Business Objects
7 4 (9.30%) Talend
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) VMware
9 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
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