Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 50 30
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 11 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.01% 0.99% 4.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.28% 3.18% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 22
Liverpool median daily rate £450 £575 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +40.67% +36.25%
10th Percentile £378 £563 £250
90th Percentile £595 £588 £519
Merseyside median daily rate £500 £575 £434
% change year-on-year -13.04% +32.56% +44.58%
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 107 157 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 29.23% 30.97% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 95 99
Liverpool median daily rate £395 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.27% -6.25% +18.52%
10th Percentile £299 £193 £187
90th Percentile £599 £498 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 17
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.89% -3.57% -61.73%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.75 £9.70
90th Percentile £24.01 £15.25 £17.12
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £16.18 £13.50
% change year-on-year -18.97% +19.85% -15.63%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Data Security
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Automotive
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Risk 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) RSVP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VPLS
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Arista
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) VMware