Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Re-Platforming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Re-Platforming over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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.

Re-Platforming
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - +56 -
Contract jobs citing Re-Platforming 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.40% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Merseyside median daily rate £494 - £500
North West median daily rate £488 £375 £431
% change year-on-year +30.00% -13.04% -11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Re-Platforming is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 405 392 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 81.16% 86.92% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 259 299
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £246 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £588
North West median daily rate £423 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.44% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%
10th Percentile £11.41 £10.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £18.87 £27.85
North West median hourly rate £23.83 £21.78 £21.05
% change year-on-year +9.39% +3.49% -30.20%

Re-Platforming
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Re-Platforming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Re-Platforming in Merseyside

Re-Platforming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Re-Platforming in Merseyside

Re-Platforming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Re-Platforming in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Re-Platforming in Merseyside

Re-Platforming
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 Re-Platforming within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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 - 7 £494 -
Re-Platforming
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Re-Platforming 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 Re-Platforming.

1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) DNA
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (28.57%) DRM
3 2 (28.57%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) CMDB

Re-Platforming
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Web Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Customer-Centricity
1 4 (57.14%) DNA
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) DRM
2 2 (28.57%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle