Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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 18 July 2018 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
Wiltshire > Salisbury
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +12
Contract jobs citing Validation 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 2.44% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Salisbury median daily rate £379 - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salisbury median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

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 Salisbury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salisbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 36 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 87.80% 91.84% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 51
Salisbury median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £254 £200
90th Percentile £538 £506 £563
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Salisbury median hourly rate £21.00 - £11.72
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +76.39%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Salisbury

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Validation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Salisbury region with a requirement for Validation.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salisbury 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared