Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 20 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.

Internet
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 46 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.47% 1.97% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 13.64% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Merseyside median daily rate - £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.53% +21.43%
North West median daily rate £375 £423 £450
% change year-on-year -11.24% -6.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £18.25 -
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £17.75 £17.77
% change year-on-year -18.54% -0.11% -6.47%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 62 88 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.42% 14.47% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 68 42
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £167 £155 £159
90th Percentile £536 £472 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -7.41% +1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 15
Merseyside median hourly rate £11.74 £22.43 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.67% +60.18% -26.32%
10th Percentile £9.53 £16.56 £10.35
90th Percentile £21.85 £38.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year -4.29% -1.52% -6.47%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Merseyside

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Merseyside

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Merseyside

Internet
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 Internet within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 2 - - 7
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Internet.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware