Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Proactive Monitoring over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Proactive Monitoring
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 - 145
Rank change year-on-year - +145 -5
Contract jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 10 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Manchester median daily rate £210 - £340
10th Percentile £124 - £234
90th Percentile £678 - £419
North West median daily rate £375 £340 £428
% change year-on-year +10.29% -20.47% +31.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £11.75 - -
North West median hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year -9.62% -12.52% -

Proactive Monitoring 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 2,572 2,338 3,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.04% 82.88% 84.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,626 1,457 1,931
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 81 64
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +23.81% -15.27%
10th Percentile £11.91 £11.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.00 £41.05
North West median hourly rate £22.37 £30.00 £21.02
% change year-on-year -25.45% +42.70% -29.25%

Proactive Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Proactive Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Monitoring in Manchester

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in Manchester

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Proactive Monitoring in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 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 Proactive Monitoring.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) vMotion
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) vRealize
2 5 (50.00%) Xerox
2 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Lotus
2 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 5 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management

Proactive Monitoring
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 5 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) G Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) vMotion
1 5 (50.00%) vRealize
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Lotus
2 5 (50.00%) Xerox
3 1 (10.00%) arcserve
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam