The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meridio products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Meridio over the 3 months to 23 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Meridio, Inc.

Meridio
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 611 647 653
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6  
Contract jobs citing Meridio 6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.021% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.049% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £195 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £300 -
% change year-on-year -35.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - -

Meridio is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20707 24694 25343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.95% 44.17% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12701 15159 14403
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 813 1095
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.58 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +8.57%  

Meridio
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Meridio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Meridio in the UK

Meridio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meridio in the UK

Meridio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Meridio in the UK

Meridio
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meridio within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 6 £195 -35.00% 1
Berkshire +24 3 - - 1
South East +20 3 - - 1
Bracknell +2 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £195 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £195 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Meridio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Meridio.

1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (50.00%) Fat Client
5 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Clustering
5 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 7 (50.00%) EMC
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) Veritas
5 7 (50.00%) Unicenter
5 7 (50.00%) Thin Client
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Netcool
5 7 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) MS Access
5 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange

Meridio
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) Live Communications Server
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DHCP
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MS Access
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Power BI
3 2 (14.29%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
1 7 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (50.00%) Netcool
1 7 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Unicenter
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
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