Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 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.

Octopus Deploy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 154 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Manchester median daily rate £450 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% - -
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £300
% change year-on-year - +41.67% -
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 528 538 576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.19% 15.80% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 380 328
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £290 £305 £264
90th Percentile £550 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 28
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £36.63 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £40.00 £41.30
North West median hourly rate £41.88 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.69% - +15.94%

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Octopus Deploy.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore