The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 101 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Validation 37 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.24% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.69% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 8
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£400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.00%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2312 1831 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.22% 73.12% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 1197 767
Average daily rate £365 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 46 48
Average hourly rate £16.61 £25.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.56% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £48.00 £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -2 30 £415 -7.77% 5
South Yorkshire -13 4 £373 +106.94% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 26 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (34.38%) Requirements Management
4 16 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 13 (20.31%) Retail
6 12 (18.75%) Banking
6 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.50%) Migration
8 8 (12.50%) NHS
9 7 (10.94%) Change Management
9 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.94%) SQL
10 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.38%) LAN
10 6 (9.38%) WAN
11 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
11 5 (7.81%) UML
11 5 (7.81%) ETL
11 5 (7.81%) SAS
11 5 (7.81%) Misys Midas
11 5 (7.81%) Retail Banking
12 4 (6.25%) Data Management
12 4 (6.25%) Use Case
12 4 (6.25%) Workflow
12 4 (6.25%) Service Management
12 4 (6.25%) Process Management
12 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) LAN
1 6 (9.38%) WAN
2 3 (4.69%) WebEx
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) GPRS
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) Junos
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.69%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (4.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.69%) EDMS
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) OLAP
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.56%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.56%) NSubstitute
2 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.56%) Moq
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.56%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
General
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Retail
3 12 (18.75%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Analyst
2 29 (45.31%) Business Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Lead Business Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) SAS Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Database Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) RESTful
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.56%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.56%) SOAP
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) jQuery
1 1 (1.56%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) NHS
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.13%) Replication
4 2 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (34.38%) Requirements Management
3 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) Migration
6 7 (10.94%) Change Management
6 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) UML
8 5 (7.81%) ETL
9 4 (6.25%) Data Management
9 4 (6.25%) Use Case
9 4 (6.25%) Workflow
9 4 (6.25%) Service Management
9 4 (6.25%) Process Management
9 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.25%) BPMN
9 4 (6.25%) Master Data Management
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) VBA
3 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) CCIE
3 2 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) Cisco
1 3 (4.69%) IBM
1 3 (4.69%) Teradata
2 2 (3.13%) SAP
2 2 (3.13%) Juniper
2 2 (3.13%) F5
3 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
3 1 (1.56%) Kony
3 1 (1.56%) Pega
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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Progressive Recruitment
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Posted: 20 days ago