Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 June 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.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 143 124
Rank change year-on-year +10 -19 +21
Contract jobs citing DBS Check 6 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 2.16% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Manchester median daily rate £400 £188 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.33% -46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £232 £97 £320
90th Percentile £533 £223 £420
North West median daily rate £450 £215 £338
% change year-on-year +109.30% -36.30% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £18.79 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +92.72% -
North West median hourly rate - £18.79 £9.75
% change year-on-year - +92.72% -

DBS Check is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 403 416 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.93% 13.62% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 255 224
Manchester median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £245 £200 £165
90th Percentile £625 £600 £571
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 8
Manchester median hourly rate £25.67 £18.79 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.62% +70.82% -26.67%
10th Percentile £16.40 £12.78 £9.63
90th Percentile £42.50 £32.90 £49.58
North West median hourly rate £36.87 £32.82 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.36% -17.96% -6.98%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing DBS Check as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBS Check in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBS Check in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBS Check in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBS Check in Manchester

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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 DBS Check within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 June 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 +8 2 £155 -27.91%
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North West

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DBS Check 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 DBS Check.

1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365

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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 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Sophos