Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

VMS
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - - 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median daily rate - - £165
Merseyside median daily rate - - £165
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 89 80 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 21.81% 18.22% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 68
Liverpool median daily rate £356 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.07% +25.00% +7.62%
10th Percentile £125 £163 £128
90th Percentile £530 £513 £438
Merseyside median daily rate £363 £381 £300
% change year-on-year -4.92% +27.08% +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 19
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £14.34 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% -1.10% +22.11%
10th Percentile £11.35 £13.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £16.30 £16.50 £18.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £14.34 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.34% -4.40% +11.11%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Liverpool

VMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMS in Liverpool