The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 27 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

ATG
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Contract jobs citing ATG 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.60% 0.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -21.73% +27.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ATG is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 126 176 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 37.50% 52.23% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 85 74
Median daily rate £363 £385 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +24.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.72% -14.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 £14.34 £51.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

ATG
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing ATG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ATG in Merseyside

ATG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATG in Merseyside

ATG
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 1 £375 +3.44%
ATG
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ATG 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ATG.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle

ATG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle