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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Validation
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 32 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Validation 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.10% 2.59% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 3.23% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £342 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-13.29% +37.56%

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
196 186 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.35% 80.17% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 132 88
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Validation.

1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Data Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Civica
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) BAPI
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) LSMW
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SAP HR
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) APMP

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 (28.57%) SAP HR
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LSMW
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Migration Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) BAPI
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Civica
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP