Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 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
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 147 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +143
Contract jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 13 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.47% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Manchester median daily rate £333 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.14% - -
North West median daily rate £375 £410 £338
% change year-on-year -8.54% +21.48% -19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £17.21 £11.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.47% - -
North West median hourly rate £17.21 £11.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +46.47% -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 2,327 2,579 2,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.53% 82.08% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,569 1,658 1,560
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 100 88
Manchester median hourly rate £16.74 £19.59 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.56% +4.47% +22.95%
10th Percentile £11.77 £11.84 £11.75
90th Percentile £29.05 £35.00 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £21.76 £28.00
% change year-on-year -5.79% -22.29% +33.05%

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 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Proactive Monitoring in Manchester

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in Manchester

Proactive Monitoring
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 Proactive Monitoring within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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
Altrincham - 1 £475 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Proactive Monitoring
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Office 365
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Skype
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) AWS
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Power Platform
6 2 (15.38%) PowerApps
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (15.38%) VSAN
6 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Mimecast
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System

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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) AWS
3 3 (23.08%) Azure
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Mimecast
4 2 (15.38%) Power Platform
4 2 (15.38%) PowerApps
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (7.69%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (7.69%) Route 53
5 1 (7.69%) Serverless
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Skype
2 2 (15.38%) VSAN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) HSRP
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Director
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco