Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Redback products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Redback over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Redback Networks, Inc.

Redback
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 - 149
Rank change year-on-year - +149 -17
Contract jobs citing Redback 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% - 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Manchester median daily rate £238 - £338
10th Percentile £219 - £306
90th Percentile £256 - £369
North West median daily rate £238 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Redback is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1254 1561 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.71% 44.11% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 911 828
Manchester median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £540 £527
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 37 64
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 £13.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.09% +0.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £11.45 £9.95 £10.83
90th Percentile £35.60 £32.55 £22.03
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £17.75 £17.17
% change year-on-year -10.65% +3.38% +7.31%

Redback
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Redback in Manchester

Redback
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Redback in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Redback 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 Redback.

1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) IGMP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei

Redback
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IGMP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IP Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IP Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei