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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 35 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Validation 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.76% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
212 160 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.92% 70.18% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 95 53
Median daily rate £395 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +297.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 (57.14%) Risk Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) Compliance Audit
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) iPad
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) AAT
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Advisor
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Advisor
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Compliance Audit
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AAT
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore