Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 117 120
Rank change year-on-year -21 +3 -38
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 23 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.82% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.99% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 31
Manchester median daily rate £400 £650 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +100.00% +20.93%
10th Percentile £225 £363 £174
90th Percentile £456 £750 £438
North West median daily rate £450 £525 £363
% change year-on-year -14.29% +44.83% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Manchester median hourly rate £30.25 - £23.50
10th Percentile £17.98 - £20.85
90th Percentile £44.33 - £25.00
North West median hourly rate £46.25 - £23.50

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 2,645 2,428 2,898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.19% 83.01% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,696 1,580 1,826
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £251
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 83 60
Manchester median hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +20.63% -17.11%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.88 £45.00 £40.38
North West median hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £24.22
% change year-on-year -16.67% +11.50% -16.50%

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 18 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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 3 - - 2
Cheadle - 1 - -
Collaborative Working
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Laravel
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Office 365
5 3 (13.04%) PMO
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Apache
5 3 (13.04%) MySQL
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) LAMP

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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) Multicast
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.35%) Mocha
1 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PMO
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Lead
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (4.35%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) LAMP
3 3 (13.04%) Laravel
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Pixi.js
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) WebGL
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Animation
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Change Control
4 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) OOP
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (8.70%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (8.70%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Service Design
5 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) GIAC
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MBA
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) AlienVault
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.35%) Blue Prism
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) Ensighten
4 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Optimizely
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk