The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 94 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.13% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £265 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- -50.47%
Benchmarking
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1479 1126 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.69% 75.37% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 616 457
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £15.98 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.39% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.70 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Benchmarking across the Manchester region.

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Benchmarking Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the Manchester region.

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Benchmarking
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport - 2 £226 - 1
Oldham - 1 £375 - 1
Benchmarking
North West

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) BPR
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (30.00%) P3O
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Local Government
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) PMO Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of PMO
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) BPR
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) P3O
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
Stockport
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £230 - £231 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Oldham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago