Period
to 24 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 83 90
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +17
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 68 48 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.21% 1.78% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.18% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 43
Manchester median daily rate £413 £381 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.20% -19.74% +17.22%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £330
90th Percentile £538 £450 £700
North West median daily rate £450 £415 £483
% change year-on-year +8.43% -13.99% +25.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 - -
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year -49.28% - -

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 2,658 2,202 3,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.38% 81.74% 83.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,730 1,332 1,811
Manchester median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 55 49
Manchester median hourly rate £19.09 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +11.43% +20.69%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.14
90th Percentile £40.80 £43.75 £42.20
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -33.71% +7.69% +30.00%

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 June 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 June 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 +2 1 £550 - 2
Altrincham - 1 - - 4
Mentoring
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Coaching
3 20 (29.41%) TDD
4 18 (26.47%) BDD
4 18 (26.47%) Microservices
5 17 (25.00%) SQL
6 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 15 (22.06%) Scrum
8 13 (19.12%) Java
8 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
8 13 (19.12%) Kanban
8 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
9 12 (17.65%) Finance
10 11 (16.18%) C#
10 11 (16.18%) HTML
10 11 (16.18%) CSS
10 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
10 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
10 11 (16.18%) User Stories
10 11 (16.18%) SFIA
11 10 (14.71%) User Experience
11 10 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (14.71%) REST
11 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
11 10 (14.71%) SOA
12 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.24%) QA
12 9 (13.24%) 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 7 (10.29%) Confluence
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.47%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.47%) InVision
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Slack
2 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.41%) npm
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) SSL
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) Network Security
2 3 (4.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) HBase
6 1 (1.47%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) JIRA
4 7 (10.29%) Subversion
5 4 (5.88%) Burp Suite
5 4 (5.88%) HP UFT
5 4 (5.88%) JMeter
5 4 (5.88%) LoadRunner
6 3 (4.41%) Grunt
6 3 (4.41%) JUnit
6 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.94%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.47%) Gradle
8 1 (1.47%) NUnit
8 1 (1.47%) Selenium
8 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Billing
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 4 (5.88%) Agile Scrum Master
4 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 4 (5.88%) Scrum Master
4 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Designer
5 3 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Digital Analytics Specialist
5 3 (4.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Java Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Network Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) CSS
1 11 (16.18%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) REST
3 8 (11.76%) RESTful
3 8 (11.76%) SOAP
4 7 (10.29%) .NET
4 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
4 7 (10.29%) Web Services
4 7 (10.29%) WinForms
4 7 (10.29%) WPF
5 6 (8.82%) Node.js
6 5 (7.35%) Ajax
6 5 (7.35%) HTML5
6 5 (7.35%) jQuery
7 4 (5.88%) Velocity
8 3 (4.41%) J2EE
8 3 (4.41%) LESS
8 3 (4.41%) React
8 3 (4.41%) Sass
8 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) User Experience
2 6 (8.82%) Algorithms
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) Blog
4 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.47%) Social Network
5 1 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Coaching
3 20 (29.41%) TDD
4 18 (26.47%) BDD
4 18 (26.47%) Microservices
5 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (22.06%) Scrum
7 13 (19.12%) Kanban
7 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.18%) SFIA
8 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
8 11 (16.18%) User Stories
9 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
9 10 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (14.71%) SOA
10 9 (13.24%) DevOps
11 8 (11.76%) Open Source
11 8 (11.76%) SDLC
11 8 (11.76%) Software Delivery
12 6 (8.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) Java
2 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.18%) C#
4 8 (11.76%) Groovy
5 7 (10.29%) Scala
6 6 (8.82%) Python
7 5 (7.35%) PHP
7 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.41%) Clojure
8 3 (4.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.94%) Perl
10 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.47%) R
10 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.88%) PMP
3 2 (2.94%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CISM
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) WCAG
3 3 (4.41%) GDPR
4 2 (2.94%) SLA
5 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.47%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.41%) Docker
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 4 (5.88%) Nessus
2 3 (4.41%) Puppet
3 2 (2.94%) Ansible
3 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Adobe
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco
2 3 (4.41%) Coremetrics
2 3 (4.41%) Google
3 2 (2.94%) Citrix
3 2 (2.94%) Ivanti
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) WSO2