Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 109 92
Rank change year-on-year +23 -17 -14
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.12% 1.94% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 2.26% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 31 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £330 £310 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.30% -61.37%
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £330 £310 £239
% change year-on-year +6.45% +29.59% -70.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 757 1905 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.31% 85.85% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 1401 807
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £391 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.79% -14.63% +9.33%
10th Percentile £257 £225 £263
90th Percentile £556 £525 £608
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £391 £350 £405
% change year-on-year +11.79% -13.58% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 73 46
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +46.02% +2.46%
10th Percentile £10.63 £19.23 £11.46
90th Percentile £48.92 £36.00 £40.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +55.56% -2.78%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Newcastle upon Tyne

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP