Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 74 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 -25 -1
Contract jobs citing Validation 5 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.59% 0.79% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.91% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 17
Nottingham median daily rate £450 £201 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +123.60% -22.60% +4.00%
10th Percentile £320 £140 £152
90th Percentile £461 £316 £343
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £263 £243
% change year-on-year +71.43% +8.25% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire 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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 729 772 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 85.76% 86.94% 82.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 404 465
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £280 £281 £231
90th Percentile £563 £563 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 14
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £13.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -8.60% -17.94%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.82 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.23 £37.60
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £14.70
% change year-on-year +3.73% -13.27% -13.53%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Nottingham

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Nottingham

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Nottingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Validation in Nottingham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Validation.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix