Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Academic Degree
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 33 45
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -17
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.13% 2.67% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 15.19% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.53% +7.78% -30.77%
Merseyside median daily rate £413 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -14.95% +7.78% -30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £21.50 - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate £21.50 - £30.19

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Liverpool
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 63 79 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 17.80% 17.59% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 92
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -0.61%
10th Percentile £288 £250 £313
90th Percentile £553 £580 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £403 £408
% change year-on-year +5.59% -1.23% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £21.50 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.17% -27.27% -
10th Percentile £19.75 £11.00 £14.10
90th Percentile £23.25 £13.00 £27.61
Merseyside median hourly rate £21.50 £12.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +79.17% -27.27% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Liverpool

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Liverpool

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Degree
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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin