Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 18 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 26 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.88% 0.47% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.61% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median daily rate - £225 -
Surrey median daily rate £475 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +13.10% +12.00% +9.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £32.88 -
% change year-on-year -54.37% - -

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 168 164 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 74.01% 77.36% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 97 97
Guildford median daily rate £408 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £144 £264
90th Percentile £575 £568 £510
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 5
Guildford median hourly rate £16.50 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.54% -30.67% +150.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.75 £21.08
90th Percentile £39.75 £44.25 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% +4.17%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Guildford

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Guildford

Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Documentum
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAP