Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 17 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 77 50
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27 +3
Contract jobs citing Validation 5 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.53% 0.81% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.94% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 19
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £263 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.43% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £320 £140 £140
90th Percentile £461 £378 £328
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £321 £273
% change year-on-year +40.08% +17.89% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £70.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +64.71% - -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 811 847 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.55% 85.47% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 443 509
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £228
90th Percentile £563 £558 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 20
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -13.27% -13.53%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.47 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £23.60 £48.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Validation in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Nottinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Nottingham -2 5 £450 +123.60% 1
Validation
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Nottinghamshire 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

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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