The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 22 June 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 77 43
Rank change year-on-year +38 -34  
Contract jobs citing Validation 8 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.01% 3.24% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.70% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 34 12
Median daily rate £575 £310 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.48% -43.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £262 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £330 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +18.57% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.19% +12.14%  

Validation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 347 1217 490
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.19% 87.74% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 816 313
Median daily rate £385 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 65 35
Median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +83.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £26.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Validation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Validation in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Validation in Tyne and Wear

Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Validation within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +39 8 £575 +85.48% 5
Validation
North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Validation.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) BCP
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) NHS
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) BCP
4 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (37.50%) Network Design
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
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