Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Center
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 36 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 0
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 6 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.55% 3.77% 4.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.17% 12.10% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 25
Liverpool median daily rate £420 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -15.15% -0.56%
10th Percentile £339 £310 £250
90th Percentile £475 £434 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £420 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +20.00% -17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 116 157 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 29.97% 31.15% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 97 119
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £295 £189 £184
90th Percentile £570 £593 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 16
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £11.67 £13.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.39% -16.20% -73.06%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.80 £10.88
90th Percentile £15.75 £17.95 £40.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £14.30 £13.50
% change year-on-year -8.29% +5.89% -18.18%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Liverpool

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Liverpool

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Liverpool over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Liverpool

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre 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 Data Centre.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (16.67%) RSVP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (16.67%) MPLS
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Security Management

Data Centre
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) RSVP
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) VPLS
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Arista
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) VMware