Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 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.

Slack
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 83 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing Slack 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.074% 0.65% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.31% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Cheshire median daily rate - £535 -
North West median daily rate £438 £535 -
% change year-on-year -18.22% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Slack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 325 164 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 23.91% 13.27% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 126 98
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% -8.33% -2.70%
10th Percentile £275 £266 £319
90th Percentile £550 £575 £571
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £435
% change year-on-year - -2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.63 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.29% - -
North West median hourly rate £18.13 £22.90 £14.50
% change year-on-year -20.85% +57.93% -3.33%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Slack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Slack in Cheshire

Slack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Slack in Cheshire

Slack
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Slack within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Crewe - 1 - -
Slack
North West

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Slack 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Slack.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (100.00%) Trello
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Geospatial Data

Slack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft