Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 47 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 +24
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.22% 1.18% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 8.70% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% -17.65%
10th Percentile £193 £261 £310
90th Percentile £425 £364 £535
North West median daily rate £380 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +4.83% -14.71% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £16.00
North West median hourly rate £17.41 £13.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +33.92% -18.75% -7.67%

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 78 69 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 15.85% 13.58% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 68
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £198 £146 £191
90th Percentile £578 £432 £522
North West median daily rate £400 £390 £413
% change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £11.74 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.72% -26.66% +28.00%
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.57 £12.75
90th Percentile £26.68 £14.10 £28.48
North West median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +8.81% - -5.88%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Merseyside over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 14 November 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 +2 6 £400 +28.00% 4
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) React
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media

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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) PSTN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
2 1 (16.67%) VMware