Period
to 23 October 2018

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 October 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.

Collaborative Working
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 109 105
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4 -32
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 23 26 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.73% 0.91% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.10% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 38
Manchester median daily rate £438 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +29.03% +10.71%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £261
90th Percentile £597 £750 £525
North West median daily rate £475 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Manchester median hourly rate £15.13 £50.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.75% +127.27% -46.34%
10th Percentile £15.01 £50.00 £20.50
90th Percentile £15.34 £50.00 £24.50
North West median hourly rate £15.13 £50.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -69.75% +127.27% -46.34%

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 2,567 2,365 3,085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.91% 82.66% 84.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,626 1,485 1,929
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 81 66
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +23.81% -15.27%
10th Percentile £11.99 £11.75 £10.94
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £22.47 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.12% +42.86% -29.34%

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 October 2018.

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
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 October 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
Salford -1 1 - - 1
Collaborative Working
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) SFIA
4 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) QA
4 3 (13.04%) WPF
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) WinForms
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Games
5 2 (8.70%) GIAC

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.35%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PMO
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Programme Manager
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Lead
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) WinForms
2 3 (13.04%) WPF
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Robotics
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Coaching
3 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) SFIA
3 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) GIAC
3 1 (4.35%) MBA
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) AlienVault
2 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
2 2 (8.70%) Blue Prism
2 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (4.35%) Ensighten
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) hybris
3 1 (4.35%) Optimizely
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) UiPath