The table below looks at the statistics for Val IT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Val IT over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Val IT
Rank 644 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Val IT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.020% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5060 5526 5370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.37% 9.43% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3241 3442 3307
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 225 215
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.37 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.91% +24.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £56.40 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.57% +28.45%

Val IT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Val IT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Val IT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Val IT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Val IT within the UK.

Val IT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Val IT
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Val IT within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 £425 -
England - 1 £425 -

Val IT
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Val IT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Val IT.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (100.00%) SSAE 16

Val IT
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Auditor
1 1 (100.00%) IT Auditor
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) SSAE 16