The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 29 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Validation 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.45% 0.62% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 0.82% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Median daily rate £450 £509 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.59% +6.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Validation
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 245 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.54% 75.38% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 258
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 6 (54.55%) Base SAS
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
2 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
2 6 (54.55%) Metadata Management
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) DataPower
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) SQL

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) Base SAS
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Data Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Management Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
1 6 (54.55%) Metadata Management
1 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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