Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for SFIA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SFIA over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Contract jobs citing SFIA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.26% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Liverpool median daily rate £500 - -
Merseyside median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

SFIA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 335 437 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 88.62% 83.40% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 285 286
Liverpool median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £239 £252 £263
90th Percentile £550 £588 £523
Merseyside median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 3
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -30.85% -63.61%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £10.56
90th Percentile £16.28 £27.44 £26.76
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £18.80
% change year-on-year -2.89% -28.19% -44.84%

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SFIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for SFIA.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework

SFIA
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Project Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall