The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation
Rank 27 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Validation 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.55% 1.51% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.01% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £475 £235 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.12% -41.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £31.44 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+33.58% -13.26%
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
192 149 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.70% 74.87% 61.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 79 41
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Validation across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Advisor
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AAT
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
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