The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 33 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 1.87% 1.12% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.28% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.51% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Validation
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 78 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 91.59% 87.64% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 34 19
Median daily rate £500 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Validation
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 26 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SAP HR
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP HR
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) HR Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SAP HR Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods