Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Infrastructure Transformation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Transformation over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 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.

Infrastructure Transformation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 157 157
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -21
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Transformation 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.12% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.14% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Manchester median daily rate £325 £413 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -54.17% -
North West median daily rate £325 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -21.21% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Infrastructure Transformation 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 2372 2843 3194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.65% 84.36% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1802 1895
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £261 £238
90th Percentile £575 £543 £528
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 52 81
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.11% +26.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.28 £12.13
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.38 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £29.71
% change year-on-year - -15.85% +65.06%

Infrastructure Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Transformation in Manchester

Infrastructure Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Transformation in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Infrastructure Transformation.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Infrastructure Transformation
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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware