The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Progressive Enhancement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 26 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.

Progressive Enhancement
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 102 89
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 0.057% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.069% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -4.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Progressive Enhancement is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1114 1459 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.80% 82.57% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 878 693
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 34
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £17.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -6.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Progressive Enhancement
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Progressive Enhancement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Progressive Enhancement in Manchester

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progressive Enhancement in Manchester

Progressive Enhancement
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 Progressive Enhancement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 4 £338 -
Progressive Enhancement
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) QA
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (86.67%) Sass
3 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (86.67%) Refactoring
3 13 (86.67%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) SMACSS
3 13 (86.67%) gulp
3 13 (86.67%) .NET Core
4 6 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (6.67%) Docker
7 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium

Progressive Enhancement
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
1 13 (86.67%) gulp
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Core
2 13 (86.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (86.67%) Refactoring
3 13 (86.67%) SMACSS
3 13 (86.67%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker