Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 22 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.

Octopus Deploy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 125 150
Rank change year-on-year -12 +25 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.39% 0.19% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.83% 1.11% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Manchester median daily rate £388 £381 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.64% +22.00% -
10th Percentile £297 £363 £305
90th Percentile £431 £398 £322
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.38% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 655 449 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.33% 16.72% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 301 307
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £265
90th Percentile £575 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 5
Manchester median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £31.75 £30.45 £28.55
90th Percentile £54.38 £48.50 £44.50
North West median hourly rate £39.00 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.74% +3.44% -

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Manchester

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Manchester

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in Manchester

Octopus Deploy
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 Octopus Deploy within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bolton - 3 £238 -
Octopus Deploy
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Octopus Deploy.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) SEO
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3

Octopus Deploy
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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) eggPlant
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SEO Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) BT
2 2 (16.67%) Capita
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic