Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 October 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
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing Validation 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 1.23% 4.46% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 5.32% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate - - £288
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £150 £288
% change year-on-year +216.67% -47.83% -14.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +9.09%

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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 208 94 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 85.25% 83.93% 86.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 53 77
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £429 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £186 £180 £211
90th Percentile £569 £580 £543
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -15.79% -60.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £16.80
90th Percentile £19.80 £18.75 £26.90
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £21.25
% change year-on-year +3.95% -20.78% +1.19%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing Validation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Welwyn Garden City

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Validation.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) FMCG
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 50
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau