Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 21 November 2019 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 23 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -13
Contract jobs citing Validation 8 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.20% 6.30% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 6.86% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 3
Hounslow median daily rate £488 £419 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.42% -20.24% +16.67%
10th Percentile £288 £319 £393
90th Percentile £542 £563 £623
West London median daily rate £438 £443 £405
% change year-on-year -1.13% +9.29% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 316 379 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 87.05% 91.77% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 230 170
Hounslow median daily rate £463 £488 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.13% +1.04% +9.66%
10th Percentile £256 £235 £277
90th Percentile £604 £623 £588
West London median daily rate £460 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -0.54% +2.78% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 5
Hounslow median hourly rate £20.42 £30.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.05% +84.85% -28.26%
10th Percentile £11.13 £14.10 £12.00
90th Percentile £28.00 £115.00 £122.90
West London median hourly rate £34.69 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.06% +69.57% +6.98%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Hounslow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Hounslow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Hounslow over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Validation in Hounslow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Hounslow

Validation
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford -1 7 £504 -8.41% 1
Validation
West London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Power BI
4 2 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
4 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (12.50%) PMO

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (12.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Author
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Validation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Validation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Drools
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (12.50%) Data Science
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (12.50%) GAMP
1 1 (12.50%) GLP
1 1 (12.50%) Good Clinical Practice
1 1 (12.50%) GxP
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) SAP