Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 20 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 49
Contract jobs citing Validation 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport - 2.39% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.62% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Newport median daily rate - £395 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.39% +9.51%
South Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £342
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.96% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Newport median hourly rate - £57.50 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £57.50 £19.96
% change year-on-year - +188.08% -

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138 267 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 82.14% 91.13% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 176 134
Newport median daily rate £425 £445 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +8.54% +6.49%
10th Percentile £263 £312 £307
90th Percentile £575 £575 £509
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
Newport median hourly rate £41.50 £56.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.22% +275.00% -36.84%
10th Percentile £18.80 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £68.20 £61.13
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +11.40%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Newport

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Newport

Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Newport