The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for PowerHA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerHA over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

IBM PowerHA
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.073% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +27.58% -14.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PowerHA is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 120 201 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 8.71% 10.97% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 104 100
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 26
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £16.13 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

PowerHA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing PowerHA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerHA in Manchester

PowerHA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerHA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerHA 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 PowerHA.

1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) HACMP
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) GPFS
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Unix

PowerHA
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) AIX Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Unix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM