Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 48 46
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.55% 1.74% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 10.11% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Liverpool median daily rate £488 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -22.22% -30.77%
10th Percentile £339 £290 £244
90th Percentile £672 £550 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £575 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +64.29% -6.67% -42.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 75 89 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 19.33% 17.25% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 58 96
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £312 £250 £283
90th Percentile £576 £583 £544
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £14.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -14.74% -
10th Percentile £14.13 £11.00 £11.27
90th Percentile £16.38 £13.00 £17.25
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £14.08
% change year-on-year +27.08% -14.74% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Liverpool over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 May 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 3 (50.00%) Psychology
1 3 (50.00%) Market Research
1 3 (50.00%) Cognitive Psychology
2 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Research
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Progress
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Diary Studies
3 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR

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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) User Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cognitive Psychology
1 3 (50.00%) Market Research
1 3 (50.00%) Psychology
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
2 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Diary Studies
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Progress