The median contractor rate for a Functional Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Functional Consultant
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.74% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 260 236 252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 95.94% 94.40% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 129 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £24.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in Liverpool

Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Functional Consultant in Liverpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Consultant in Liverpool

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Functional Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation