Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Payroll Consultant was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Payroll Consultant
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 158 133
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 9 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.059% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.062% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Manchester median daily rate £600 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £578 £513 £413
90th Percentile £690 £538 £528
North West median daily rate £600 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2773 3213 3706
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 94.64% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1778 2059 2135
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 71 146
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -7.69% +12.07%
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.60 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.59% -9.38% +24.38%

Payroll Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Payroll Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Payroll Consultant in Manchester

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Payroll Consultant in Manchester

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Payroll Consultant in Manchester

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Payroll Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Payroll Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) SAP
1 7 (77.78%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (44.44%) SAP HR
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (44.44%) SAP HR
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
1 2 (22.22%) Test Management
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle