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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Validation
Rank 77 69 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Contract jobs citing Validation 20 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 1.48% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.02% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £425 £444 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £383 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £496 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £371
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -18.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 940 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.28% 73.27% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 467 639
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £560 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -5 5 - -
Reigate - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Validation
South East

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) WPF
2 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 8 (25.00%) Usability Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 8 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 7 (21.88%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (18.75%) XML
5 5 (15.63%) ISEB
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
5 5 (15.63%) UML
5 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (15.63%) Use Case
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
5 5 (15.63%) IIBA
5 5 (15.63%) Data Validation
5 5 (15.63%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (12.50%) Huawei
6 4 (12.50%) Firewall
6 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 4 (12.50%) HTML
6 4 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) ABAP
6 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 4 (12.50%) CSS
6 4 (12.50%) SNMP
6 4 (12.50%) Ericsson
7 3 (9.38%) Nokia
7 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (6.25%) Confluence
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) SNMP
2 3 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (6.25%) HSRP
3 2 (6.25%) LTE
3 2 (6.25%) 4G
3 2 (6.25%) FWSM
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.25%) IPsec
3 2 (6.25%) 2G
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) UMTS
3 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) 3G
3 2 (6.25%) MPLS
3 2 (6.25%) OSPF
3 2 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 8 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) User Experience Designer
1 8 (25.00%) Designer
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) WPF
1 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (18.75%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) SAP PI
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Ajax
5 2 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) XSD
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) JSP
5 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) WSDL
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 5 (15.63%) UML
3 5 (15.63%) Use Case
3 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
3 5 (15.63%) Data Validation
3 5 (15.63%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
1 4 (12.50%) ABAP
2 3 (9.38%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
1 5 (15.63%) IIBA
2 2 (6.25%) CCIE
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
1 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Huawei
1 4 (12.50%) SAP
1 4 (12.50%) Ericsson
2 3 (9.38%) Nokia
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Juniper
2 3 (9.38%) Greenplum
3 2 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (6.25%) hybris
3 2 (6.25%) Redback
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Nortel
3 2 (6.25%) Radware
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Mercator
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.13%) Crossbeam
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