The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank - 11 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing - 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
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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
94 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 86.24% 55.56% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 13
Average daily rate £450 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £304 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Trac
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) XML

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Trac
1 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Validation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle