Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 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.

Mentorship
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 106 118
Rank change year-on-year +33 +12 -33
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 67 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.48% 1.49% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.76% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 31
Manchester median daily rate £415 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% +26.76%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £350
90th Percentile £535 £558 £518
North West median daily rate £430 £425 £480
% change year-on-year +1.18% -11.46% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year +150.00% - -

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 2,249 2,552 3,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.08% 84.64% 83.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,462 1,635 1,853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £558 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 37 87
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +27.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.55 £12.21
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £24.78 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.89% -15.38% +64.77%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 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
Stockport +1 5 £450 -12.63% 8
Mentoring
North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) TDD
3 24 (35.82%) Scrum
3 24 (35.82%) Test Automation
4 23 (34.33%) BDD
4 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (32.84%) Coaching
6 20 (29.85%) Kanban
7 19 (28.36%) User Stories
7 19 (28.36%) Linux
7 19 (28.36%) Java
8 18 (26.87%) SQL
8 18 (26.87%) MySQL
8 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
9 17 (25.37%) Node.js
10 15 (22.39%) REST
10 15 (22.39%) HTML
10 15 (22.39%) CSS
10 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
11 14 (20.90%) DevOps
11 14 (20.90%) Microservices
11 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (19.40%) Open Source
13 12 (17.91%) User Experience
13 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
13 12 (17.91%) Web Services
13 12 (17.91%) PMI Certification
13 12 (17.91%) SDLC
14 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
14 11 (16.42%) NoSQL

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 8 (11.94%) Confluence
2 7 (10.45%) Apache
3 5 (7.46%) nginx
4 3 (4.48%) CMS
5 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) CICS
6 1 (1.49%) JBoss
6 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.49%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Slack
2 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.48%) npm
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.99%) Serverless
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) LAN
2 3 (4.48%) Network Security
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.48%) WAN
3 2 (2.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) MySQL
2 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
2 11 (16.42%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
2 8 (11.94%) JIRA
3 6 (8.96%) Subversion
4 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.97%) Grunt
6 3 (4.48%) JUnit
6 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.49%) gulp
8 1 (1.49%) NUnit
8 1 (1.49%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.49%) Selenium
8 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (14.93%) Games
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Agile Scrum Master
3 10 (14.93%) Scrum Master
4 6 (8.96%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.97%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Java Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (4.48%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Node.js
2 15 (22.39%) CSS
2 15 (22.39%) HTML
2 15 (22.39%) REST
3 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
3 12 (17.91%) Web Services
4 11 (16.42%) Ajax
4 11 (16.42%) Velocity
5 10 (14.93%) SOAP
6 7 (10.45%) DOM
6 7 (10.45%) HTML5
6 7 (10.45%) jQuery
6 7 (10.45%) SAX
6 7 (10.45%) XML
6 7 (10.45%) XML Schema
7 5 (7.46%) .NET
8 4 (5.97%) CSS3
8 4 (5.97%) J2EE
8 4 (5.97%) LAMP
8 4 (5.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) PMI
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) CentOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) TDD
3 24 (35.82%) Scrum
3 24 (35.82%) Test Automation
4 23 (34.33%) BDD
5 22 (32.84%) Coaching
6 20 (29.85%) Kanban
7 19 (28.36%) User Stories
8 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
9 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (20.90%) DevOps
9 14 (20.90%) Microservices
10 13 (19.40%) Open Source
11 12 (17.91%) SDLC
12 7 (10.45%) Pair Programming
12 7 (10.45%) SFIA
12 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.96%) SOA
14 5 (7.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.36%) Java
3 18 (26.87%) SQL
4 9 (13.43%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.96%) Ruby
7 4 (5.97%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) X++
8 3 (4.48%) Groovy
8 3 (4.48%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) COBOL
9 1 (1.49%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) PMI Certification
2 10 (14.93%) PMP
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) CCNA
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.49%) APMG
6 1 (1.49%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) MCP
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) GDPR
3 2 (2.99%) PMBOK
3 2 (2.99%) PMO
3 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) Terraform
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco
2 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
2 4 (5.97%) VMware
3 3 (4.48%) Adobe
3 3 (4.48%) Coremetrics
3 3 (4.48%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) WSO2
4 1 (1.49%) Zend