The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 30 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.77% 2.72% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£249 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -5.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.31% 10.88% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
Average daily rate £375 £220 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -34.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £51.67 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.22% -25.50%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Internet across the Liverpool region.

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Liverpool region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds