Period
to 24 May 2018

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

Asset Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 129 126
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 -7
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 34 6 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 0.22% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.27% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 21
Manchester median daily rate £375 £250 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -56.52% +12.20%
10th Percentile £275 £163 £325
90th Percentile £539 £443 £680
North West median daily rate £395 £335 £444
% change year-on-year +17.91% -24.51% -6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £12.82 - -
North West median hourly rate £13.91 £50.00 £43.43
% change year-on-year -72.18% +15.13% +128.58%

Asset Management 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,629 2,227 3,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.20% 83.25% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,716 1,364 1,799
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £244
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 48 60
Manchester median hourly rate £19.76 £20.25 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.42% +6.62% +30.98%
10th Percentile £12.81 £11.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £46.13 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £36.74 £32.50
% change year-on-year -36.85% +13.04% +44.44%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
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 Asset Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Rochdale - 2 - -
Salford - 2 £540 - 1
Asset Management
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Migration
3 10 (29.41%) Problem Management
4 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
5 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 8 (23.53%) QA
5 8 (23.53%) Kanban
5 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.59%) GitHub
6 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
6 7 (20.59%) Gatling
6 7 (20.59%) JMeter
6 7 (20.59%) JIRA
6 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
6 7 (20.59%) Selenium
6 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 6 (17.65%) Change Management
7 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.65%) Confluence
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
7 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
7 6 (17.65%) Data Management
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 5 (14.71%) Citrix
8 5 (14.71%) Windows

Asset Management
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) GitHub
2 3 (8.82%) BrowserStack
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
2 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) DMZ
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) MPLS
3 2 (5.88%) NAS
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) SMTP
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Gatling
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.59%) JIRA
1 7 (20.59%) JMeter
1 7 (20.59%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Tester
2 7 (20.59%) Automation Tester
3 5 (14.71%) QA Tester
4 4 (11.76%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Data Governance Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Data Governance Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Data Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.82%) Governance Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Migration
3 10 (29.41%) Problem Management
4 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
5 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) Kanban
5 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) Change Management
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.65%) Data Management
7 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
7 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (11.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCDP
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.88%) SLA
4 1 (2.94%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.94%) FlexNet
4 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) Symantec
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Capita
6 1 (2.94%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk