Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Change Control
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 131 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -36 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 27 25 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.94% 0.68% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.82% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 24
Manchester median daily rate £513 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% +17.65% +15.74%
10th Percentile £330 £246 £220
90th Percentile £600 £438 £496
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £350
% change year-on-year +9.76% +17.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 - £175.00
10th Percentile £18.00 - £162.50
90th Percentile £20.00 - £187.50
North West median hourly rate £31.98 - £60.00

Change Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2333 3035 2565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.01% 82.14% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1851 1470
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £245 £256 £230
90th Percentile £538 £538 £532
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 52 59
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £15.13 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.01% -8.94% +7.16%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.11 £10.70
90th Percentile £45.00 £41.35 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £30.91
% change year-on-year +23.21% -9.41% +40.50%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Manchester

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Manchester

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Manchester

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Manchester

Change Control
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 Change Control within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £270 -
Change Control
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Change Control.

1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (37.04%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
5 7 (25.93%) Document Management
5 7 (25.93%) Unix
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Legal
5 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (25.93%) IDOL
5 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
5 7 (25.93%) iManage
6 6 (22.22%) DevOps
6 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 6 (22.22%) ITIL
6 6 (22.22%) Statistics
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Content Management
7 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
7 5 (18.52%) PaaS
7 5 (18.52%) Office 365
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) Interwoven
7 5 (18.52%) Juniper
7 5 (18.52%) CRM
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco

Change Control
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 5 (18.52%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
1 5 (18.52%) OneDrive
1 5 (18.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (11.11%) WAAS
3 2 (7.41%) DMZ
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) IDOL
2 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.93%) Legal
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (11.11%) MSMQ
2 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) FMCG
2 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (25.93%) Document Management
2 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Statistics
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Content Management
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.11%) Physics
5 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
4 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) Go
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ECDL
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Mesos
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) iManage
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Interwoven
3 5 (18.52%) Juniper
3 5 (18.52%) Reuters
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) F5
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Polycom
6 1 (3.70%) Progress
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (3.70%) VMware