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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 102 79 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Contract jobs citing Validation 39 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.30% 1.55% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.04% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 3
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£375 £459 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +22.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £517 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.88 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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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
2377 1767 1553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.47% 76.07% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1681 1101 847
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 48 64
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.99% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.23 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 August 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 August 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 -28 25 £375 -18.91% 10
North Yorkshire +1 10 £356 -
South Yorkshire -9 3 - - 1
Validation
England

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 23 (30.26%) Data Validation
2 17 (22.37%) Data Analysis
3 16 (21.05%) Time Management
4 15 (19.74%) Supplier Management
5 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
6 13 (17.11%) SQL
7 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.79%) Finance
8 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.53%) Requirements Management
10 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.53%) Banking
10 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.53%) .NET
10 8 (10.53%) IIS
10 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.53%) MS Visio
11 7 (9.21%) SAS
11 7 (9.21%) JBoss
11 7 (9.21%) Java
11 7 (9.21%) NHS
11 7 (9.21%) Software AG
11 7 (9.21%) webMethods
11 7 (9.21%) Retail
11 7 (9.21%) Computacenter
11 7 (9.21%) Web Analytics
11 7 (9.21%) Google
11 7 (9.21%) Problem Management

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (10.53%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) JBoss
2 7 (9.21%) SAS
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Misys Midas
2 2 (2.63%) AWD
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) LAN
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
1 3 (3.95%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) Network Security
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.32%) Junos
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) VLAN
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (5.26%) MS Access
3 3 (3.95%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.95%) EDMS
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) OLAP
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) QualityStage
5 1 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) NUnit
1 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.32%) Moq
1 1 (1.32%) NSubstitute
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Local Government
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) Business Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Deployment Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Applications Support
5 7 (9.21%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Information Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) SAS Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) SOAP
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) NHibernate
2 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.32%) jQuery
2 1 (1.32%) RESTful
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.32%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) NHS
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Data Validation
2 17 (22.37%) Data Analysis
3 16 (21.05%) Time Management
4 15 (19.74%) Supplier Management
5 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.53%) Requirements Management
7 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.21%) Web Analytics
8 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.21%) Analytics
8 7 (9.21%) SDLC
9 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.89%) SOA
9 6 (7.89%) ETL
10 5 (6.58%) Workflow
10 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.58%) BPMN
11 4 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.21%) Java
4 3 (3.95%) VBA
4 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) ISEB
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.63%) CCIE
2 2 (2.63%) CCNP
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.32%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.32%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Software AG
2 7 (9.21%) webMethods
2 7 (9.21%) Computacenter
2 7 (9.21%) Google
3 5 (6.58%) SAP
4 4 (5.26%) Splunk
5 3 (3.95%) Teradata
6 2 (2.63%) F5
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (1.32%) Juniper
7 1 (1.32%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.32%) Kony
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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