Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Line Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 100 116
Rank change year-on-year -32 +16 +3
Contract jobs citing Line Management 23 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 1.25% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.53% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 17
Manchester median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £282 £293
90th Percentile £500 £530 £461
North West median daily rate £375 £326 £463
% change year-on-year +14.94% -29.46% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.59% +39.29% +12.00%
10th Percentile £24.60 £18.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £32.43 £20.25 £14.50
North West median hourly rate £30.34 £10.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year +203.35% -24.53% +6.00%

Line Management 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 2,729 2,284 3,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.78% 81.46% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,774 1,406 1,853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £250
90th Percentile £575 £545 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 64 53
Manchester median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% +21.48% +0.90%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £11.23
90th Percentile £42.35 £43.75 £44.30
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £36.74 £27.00
% change year-on-year -33.31% +36.06% -0.61%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
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 Line Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 July 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 +5 3 £475 -26.92% 3
Oldham - 1 - -
Line Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Line Management 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 Line Management.

1 17 (73.91%) PRINCE2
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (43.48%) People Management
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) SaaS
7 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
7 8 (34.78%) Project Planning
7 8 (34.78%) Strategic Thinking
8 7 (30.43%) Resource Management
8 7 (30.43%) ServiceNow
8 7 (30.43%) Case Management
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco IPCC
8 7 (30.43%) ITSM
8 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
9 6 (26.09%) Legal
9 6 (26.09%) Data Management
9 6 (26.09%) Virtual Team Management
9 6 (26.09%) Virtual Team
9 6 (26.09%) Contract Management
9 6 (26.09%) Matrix Management
9 6 (26.09%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
9 6 (26.09%) Decision-Making
10 5 (21.74%) Ivanti
10 5 (21.74%) Problem Management

Line Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) SaaS
2 5 (21.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) PBX
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Legal
3 4 (17.39%) Local Government
3 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Back Office
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Billing
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) GIS Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Planning Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Telephony Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
1 2 (8.70%) REST
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Virtual Team
3 4 (17.39%) Life Science
4 2 (8.70%) CMDB
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.35%) Handset
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.35%) NHS
5 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) CentOS
1 1 (4.35%) Fedora
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) PRINCE2
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (43.48%) People Management
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
6 8 (34.78%) Project Planning
6 8 (34.78%) Strategic Thinking
6 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
7 7 (30.43%) Case Management
7 7 (30.43%) ITSM
7 7 (30.43%) Resource Management
8 6 (26.09%) Contract Management
8 6 (26.09%) Data Management
8 6 (26.09%) Decision-Making
8 6 (26.09%) Matrix Management
8 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
8 6 (26.09%) Virtual Team Management
9 5 (21.74%) Network Design
9 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Go
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) CCDP
3 5 (21.74%) CCIE
3 5 (21.74%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) CISM
3 5 (21.74%) CISSP
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCTS
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) APMP
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
1 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) ServiceNow
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
2 5 (21.74%) Ivanti
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) SAP