Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 6 months to 23 November 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 > Farnborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 1.69% 4.61% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 5.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Farnborough median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £444 £413
% change year-on-year -12.68% +7.58% +18.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Farnborough median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £26.18
% change year-on-year +18.75% +52.82% -30.20%

Validation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 92 117 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 77.97% 76.97% 59.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 84
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £435 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +12.62% -5.21%
10th Percentile £253 £300 £280
90th Percentile £488 £538 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 8
Farnborough median hourly rate £12.50 £54.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -77.17% +28.82% -
10th Percentile £10.25 £11.74 £40.88
90th Percentile £22.85 £59.31 £73.96
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +18.92%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Farnborough.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Farnborough

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Farnborough

Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) QA

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) GemFire
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat