Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 July 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 81 98
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -5
Contract jobs citing Validation 11 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.86% 1.15% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.39% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Glasgow median daily rate £240 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.14% +34.62% -
10th Percentile £154 £345 £243
90th Percentile £423 £550 £425
Scotland median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +13.64% -5.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.50 - £27.25
10th Percentile £23.65 - £27.13
90th Percentile £24.95 - £27.38
Scotland median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.03% -12.86% -15.15%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1080 1080 1488
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.24% 82.63% 84.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 622 777
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £243
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 50
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.70 £23.25 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.99% -20.51% +67.14%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.57 £12.10
90th Percentile £39.05 £36.93 £68.00
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +25.00%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Validation in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Talend
3 3 (27.27%) DBAmp
3 3 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Visualforce
3 3 (27.27%) Apex Code
3 3 (27.27%) Data Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DBAmp
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Salesforce Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IAM Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Management Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Validation
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Apex Code
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (27.27%) Talend
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