Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 41 31
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 19 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.03% 1.80% 3.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.27% 5.80% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 14
Liverpool median daily rate £500 £463 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.07% +10.00%
10th Percentile £328 £315 £337
90th Percentile £635 £576 £532
Merseyside median daily rate £500 £463 £468
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.07% +10.00%
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 104 138 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 27.51% 31.01% 37.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 90 108
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -4.69% +18.52%
10th Percentile £299 £153 £155
90th Percentile £633 £514 £550
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £388 £395
% change year-on-year +3.23% -1.90% +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 17
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.89% -5.86% -26.46%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.75 £10.95
90th Percentile £25.27 £15.25 £20.93
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £14.34
% change year-on-year -2.89% -5.86% -18.06%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Data Security
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) BGP
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Skype
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS

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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) BGP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) PSTN
3 2 (10.53%) Skype
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) IPv4
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Data Security
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) VB
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
3 1 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Veeam