Period
to 23 February 2019

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 February 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.

Line Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 113 138
Rank change year-on-year -23 +25 +7
Contract jobs citing Line Management 10 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.92% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.09% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 8
Manchester median daily rate £319 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £105 £306 £307
90th Percentile £484 £491 £473
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £385
% change year-on-year -3.33% -2.60% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate £23.92 £23.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.99% +16.46% +59.92%
10th Percentile £21.64 £21.40 £11.93
90th Percentile £25.33 £24.60 £28.98
North West median hourly rate £38.25 £23.00 £16.81
% change year-on-year +66.30% +36.80% +36.13%

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 2,471 2,292 2,581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.74% 84.05% 85.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,608 1,484 1,652
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £263
90th Percentile £579 £575 £556
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 88 41
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -17.24%
10th Percentile £12.84 £12.97 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.90 £45.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £24.86 £25.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -0.58% -6.52% -11.29%

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 February 2019.

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 February 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
Oldham +5 5 £275 -
Line Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (40.00%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Audit
3 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) NHS
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Sprint Review
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation

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:

General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Online Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Audit
2 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Sprint Review
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft