The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 26 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.03% 1.05% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.24% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £475 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +102.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £455 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £495 £247
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
Validation
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 242 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 68.53% 84.32% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 141 97
Median daily rate £388 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +115.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Validation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Validation
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Validation across the Liverpool region.

Validation Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Validation
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Validation across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Validation Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Validation
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Validation Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Validation
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) BAPI
2 2 (50.00%) LSMW
2 2 (50.00%) Civica
2 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LSMW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Migration Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) BAPI
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Civica
1 2 (50.00%) SAP