Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 137 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Contract jobs citing GCP 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.069% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.21% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Manchester median daily rate £600 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
North West median daily rate £600 £625 -
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

GCP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 272 300 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.56% 10.28% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 193 189
Manchester median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £208 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £526
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.91% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -49.09% +74.60%
10th Percentile £12.99 £9.45 £12.98
90th Percentile £33.32 £38.86 £46.58
North West median hourly rate £28.38 £19.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +49.37% -35.59% +43.90%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Manchester

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in Manchester

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Terraform
5 2 (33.33%) Go
5 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
6 1 (16.67%) Serverless
6 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
6 1 (16.67%) Global Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) git-flow
6 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda

GCP
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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Route 53
3 1 (16.67%) Serverless
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) git-flow
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Global Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP