Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 21 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
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 -15
Contract jobs citing Validation 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 4.40% 2.27% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 2.52% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Worthing median daily rate £450 £483 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.68% +53.17% -
10th Percentile £423 £339 £308
90th Percentile £468 £640 £323
West Sussex median daily rate £389 £413 £315
% change year-on-year -5.70% +30.95% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Worthing median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +11.76% +198.25% -34.69%

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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 233 317 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.20% 89.80% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 127 77
Worthing median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £336 £300
90th Percentile £644 £575 £603
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Worthing median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +84.78% -45.88%
10th Percentile £36.00 £41.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £36.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Worthing

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Validation in Worthing

Validation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Validation in Worthing

For the 6 months to 21 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Validation.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) Protractor
4 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) OWASP
4 7 (63.64%) RESTful
4 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Web Development
5 6 (54.55%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (36.36%) JIRA
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Management
8 2 (18.18%) Selenium
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (18.18%) Test Automation

Validation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Protractor
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer in Test
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) EJB
3 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) JMS
3 2 (18.18%) JPA
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSD
3 2 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) OWASP
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
4 6 (54.55%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle