Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Statistics
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 48 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -20
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.24% 1.19% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.54% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.00% -16.67% -50.00%
10th Percentile £313 £210 £275
90th Percentile £422 £403 £325
North West median daily rate £325 £370 £300
% change year-on-year -12.16% +23.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £9.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -52.63% +18.75%

Statistics 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 408 456 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.12% 77.82% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 285 318
Merseyside median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £188
90th Percentile £538 £513 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.47 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Merseyside

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Merseyside

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Merseyside

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -4 6 £410 +64.00% 1
Statistics
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby

Statistics
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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) A/B Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau