Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 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.

Collaborative Working
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 105 102
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 35 50 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.30% 1.64% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.89% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 19
Manchester median daily rate £405 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +11.43% -9.68%
10th Percentile £193 £309 £160
90th Percentile £628 £613 £460
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Manchester median hourly rate £30.50 £15.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.33% -70.00% +112.77%
North West median hourly rate £46.75 £15.00 £49.00
% change year-on-year +211.67% -69.39% +108.51%

Collaborative Working 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 2,336 2,648 2,244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.61% 86.88% 83.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,515 1,731 1,377
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -2.72%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £225
90th Percentile £606 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 99 48
Manchester median hourly rate £17.41 £19.52 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.81% -3.60% +6.62%
10th Percentile £12.02 £12.82 £11.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.00 £46.13
North West median hourly rate £25.50 £22.77 £35.50
% change year-on-year +12.01% -35.87% +9.23%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Manchester

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Manchester

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Manchester

Collaborative Working
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Collaborative Working in Manchester

Collaborative Working
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Manchester

Collaborative Working
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 Collaborative Working within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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
Salford +10 4 £425 +6.25%
Cheadle - 1 - -
Collaborative Working
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Collaborative Working.

1 15 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Security Architecture
3 11 (31.43%) Migration
4 10 (28.57%) Web Services
4 10 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (22.86%) CRM
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Multicast
7 5 (14.29%) HSRP
7 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
7 5 (14.29%) DevOps
7 5 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) BGP
7 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 5 (14.29%) VoIP
7 5 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.43%) C#
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
8 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio

Collaborative Working
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 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (11.43%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) GitHub
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Multicast
2 5 (14.29%) BGP
2 5 (14.29%) HSRP
2 5 (14.29%) VoIP
2 5 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) HTTP
3 4 (11.43%) Wireless
4 3 (8.57%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Bitbucket
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) gulp
1 4 (11.43%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) TeamCity
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
1 10 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
1 10 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 9 (25.71%) AWS Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Web Architect
4 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Support
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) LDAP
2 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) LAMP
4 1 (2.86%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 11 (31.43%) Security Architecture
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (22.86%) CRM
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.43%) Case Management
6 4 (11.43%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (11.43%) High Availability
6 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
7 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 4 (11.43%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) NetApp
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) VMware