The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Validation
Hampshire / Fareham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Validation 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 4.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +18.57% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.19% +12.14%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Fareham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 60 55 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 83.33% 80.88% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 36 21
Median daily rate £425 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £323 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham citing Validation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Fareham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Validation in Fareham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Fareham

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Fareham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Validation in Fareham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Fareham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Drill
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineering Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test and Validation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Drill
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 15288
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) MapR
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau