Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 19 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +15
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.59% 2.16% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.80% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
North Yorkshire median daily rate £319 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.68% -
10th Percentile £267 £413 £368
90th Percentile £376 £628 £394
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £380 £388
% change year-on-year +1.97% -1.94% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £26.75 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.75 £13.50 £13.88
% change year-on-year +150.00% -2.70% -

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 264 321 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 77.65% 76.98% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 174 215
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 16
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.69 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.97% -8.20% +24.90%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.31 £12.00
90th Percentile £24.35 £38.65 £39.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in North Yorkshire

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in North Yorkshire

Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in North Yorkshire

Validation
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
York +2 2 £319 -50.96%
Validation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe