Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 12 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.

Mentorship
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 92 103
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 -27
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 57 66 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.96% 1.93% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.29% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 42
Manchester median daily rate £425 £416 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% -12.37% +43.40%
10th Percentile £324 £317 £350
90th Percentile £593 £529 £549
North West median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £31.75 -
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £31.75 -
% change year-on-year +73.23% - -

Mentoring 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 2382 2876 3135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.83% 84.24% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1822 1858
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.97%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £235
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 54 78
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.07% -19.08% +26.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.13 £11.86
90th Percentile £45.90 £42.63 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.85 £30.15
% change year-on-year +9.43% -24.23% +72.29%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Manchester

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Manchester

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Manchester

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Manchester

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Stockport +6 5 £450 -12.63% 4
Salford +2 2 £585 +39.29% 1
Rochdale - 1 £500 -
Mentoring
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 29 (50.88%) Coaching
2 28 (49.12%) TDD
3 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
3 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
4 23 (40.35%) BDD
5 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (28.07%) MySQL
6 16 (28.07%) SQL
7 15 (26.32%) C#
7 15 (26.32%) Java
7 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 15 (26.32%) Open Source
7 15 (26.32%) Microservices
7 15 (26.32%) User Stories
8 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
8 14 (24.56%) .NET
9 13 (22.81%) Linux
9 13 (22.81%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (22.81%) Scrum
9 13 (22.81%) JIRA
9 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
9 13 (22.81%) NoSQL
9 13 (22.81%) Node.js
9 13 (22.81%) REST
9 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
9 13 (22.81%) Confluence
9 13 (22.81%) Slack
10 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (21.05%) DevOps

Mentoring
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 13 (22.81%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) nginx
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Slack
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
1 2 (3.51%) SAN
1 2 (3.51%) SSL
2 1 (1.75%) Broadband
2 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.75%) LLU
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) VoIP
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
2 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
2 13 (22.81%) NoSQL
2 13 (22.81%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
2 13 (22.81%) JIRA
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.28%) Back Office
1 7 (12.28%) Games
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Agile Scrum Master
2 9 (15.79%) Scrum Master
2 9 (15.79%) Technical Leader
3 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 13 (22.81%) Node.js
2 13 (22.81%) REST
3 10 (17.54%) WPF
4 9 (15.79%) WinForms
5 8 (14.04%) Velocity
6 6 (10.53%) Web Services
7 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.51%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.75%) Ajax
9 1 (1.75%) Apache CXF
9 1 (1.75%) CSS
9 1 (1.75%) jQuery
9 1 (1.75%) RESTful
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.75%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.51%) CentOS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Coaching
2 28 (49.12%) TDD
3 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
3 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
4 23 (40.35%) BDD
5 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (26.32%) Microservices
6 15 (26.32%) Open Source
6 15 (26.32%) User Stories
7 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.81%) Scrum
8 12 (21.05%) DevOps
9 11 (19.30%) Kanban
10 10 (17.54%) SDLC
10 10 (17.54%) SFIA
11 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (7.02%) SOLID
13 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) C#
2 15 (26.32%) Java
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) X++
5 1 (1.75%) COBOL
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) PMI Certification
2 9 (15.79%) PMP
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) APMG
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) COBIT
2 1 (1.75%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.51%) Nagios
1 2 (3.51%) Puppet
1 2 (3.51%) Terraform
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) Pega
4 1 (1.75%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.75%) Huawei
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) SAP