The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 30 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Validation 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.16% 3.22% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 4.18% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £313 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £313 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £31.44 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Validation
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 287 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 71.70% 76.94% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 151 152
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 24
Median hourly rate £29.95 £31.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% +74.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.66 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.20 £40.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Warwick - 5 £550 - 2
Atherstone - 2 - -
Validation
West Midlands

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) MS Project
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) DataStage
4 2 (16.67%) QualityStage
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Automotive
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Project
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 2G
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
1 1 (8.33%) MIMO
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DataStage
1 2 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (16.67%) QualityStage
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
2 1 (8.33%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (8.33%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP