The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 87 83 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Validation 10 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.84% 0.79% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.97% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 3
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £309 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £495 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £342 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £61.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.47 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+35.04% -10.08%
Validation
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 1133 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.01% 81.04% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 632 526
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 16 35
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead - 4 £415 -
Redhill - 2 - - 1
Camberley - 1 £131 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) QA
3 6 (24.00%) XML Messaging
3 6 (24.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (20.00%) Test Management
4 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) SOAP
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (16.00%) Use Case
5 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) IPsec
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) BGP
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DMZ
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) IPv4
3 2 (8.00%) IPv6
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) OSPF
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) IKE
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Quality Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
1 6 (24.00%) XML Messaging
2 5 (20.00%) SOAP
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) Flash
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) HPUX
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (20.00%) Test Management
2 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (16.00%) Use Case
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Earned Value Management
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.00%) VB
2 2 (8.00%) VB6
2 2 (8.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PMP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.00%) GAMP
3 1 (4.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Anaplan
5 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.00%) Mitel
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Siemens
5 1 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
Surrey
Amoria Bond
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago