The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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.

Internet
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 34 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.80% 1.95% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 10.87% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £281 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +24.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -17.85% +29.95%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 26 46 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 9.35% 17.97% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 10
Median daily rate £250 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £313 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Liverpool

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Liverpool

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Internet.

1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) ColdFusion
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP

Internet
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 3 (33.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DSL
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (11.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobility Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) PlayStation
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) BYOD
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL