Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 23
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 7 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.95% 5.09% 5.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.83% 14.65% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 26
Liverpool median daily rate £380 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £311 £310 £281
90th Percentile £509 £428 £500
Merseyside median daily rate £380 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% -17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

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 120 157 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.43% 34.73% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 108 122
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% +13.21%
10th Percentile £115 £114 £171
90th Percentile £550 £591 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £381 £350
% change year-on-year +4.92% +8.93% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 9
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.50 £13.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.72% -22.60% +59.09%
10th Percentile £11.31 £11.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £14.86 £25.01 £40.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £15.09 £16.50
% change year-on-year -17.16% -8.55% +25.43%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) XMPP
4 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
4 1 (14.29%) SCOM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Transformation Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Runbook
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix