The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
England / Yorkshire
Rank 109 111 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Validation 8 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.94% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.16% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 24
Median daily rate £405 £348 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% -18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £275 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £420 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £342 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.31 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-13.29% +37.56%

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
1777 2335 2092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.42% 81.08% 81.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1544 1414
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 63 49
Median hourly rate £14.25 £18.75 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.09 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire -4 7 £405 +18.24% 7
South Yorkshire +2 1 - - 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
2 3 (17.65%) Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Project
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
2 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 3 (17.65%) DSDM
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (17.65%) MS Project
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ATM
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Junior
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) RACF Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) RACF Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) UAT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) iSeries
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) PACS
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
2 3 (17.65%) Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) DSDM
2 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
3 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) ISO26262
1 1 (5.88%) MISRA
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Infor
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £225.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago