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 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 2.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81 81 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 79.41% 89.01% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 80
Median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

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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

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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