Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +58
Contract jobs citing Re-Platforming 12 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.16% 1.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Merseyside median daily rate £250 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.65% - -
North West median daily rate £475 £433 £400
% change year-on-year +9.83% +8.13% -10.11%
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 461 378 437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 82.91% 83.44% 83.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 241 276
Merseyside median daily rate £414 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.75% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £594 £538
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.22 £13.11 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.09% +0.85% -42.02%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.41 £11.45
90th Percentile £23.80 £22.00 £20.05
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.82% -26.67% +42.55%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -14 2 £475 +3.26%
Re-Platforming
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Laravel
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
5 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery

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:

General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) PHP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript