Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Structured Cabling
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.41% 0.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 2.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Merseyside median daily rate £130 £115 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% - -
North West median daily rate £140 £115 -
% change year-on-year +21.74% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Structured Cabling 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 70 109 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.37% 18.23% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 65 48
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% - +25.49%
10th Percentile £146 £176 £150
90th Percentile £438 £523 £479
North West median daily rate £390 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Merseyside median hourly rate £11.74 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +28.00% -39.76%
10th Percentile £10.57 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £14.10 £28.48 £23.75
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.88% -10.53%

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Structured Cabling in Merseyside

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Structured Cabling in Merseyside

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Structured Cabling in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Structured Cabling in Merseyside

Structured Cabling
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 Structured Cabling within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 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 2 £130 +13.04%
Structured Cabling
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) VRRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (50.00%) vMotion
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Licensing

Structured Cabling
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%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) VMware