Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Self-Motivation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 110 105
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -10
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 45 24 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.42% 0.82% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.57% 2.74% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 42
Manchester median daily rate £381 £324 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.76% -7.50% +7.69%
10th Percentile £225 £102 £216
90th Percentile £525 £442 £483
North West median daily rate £388 £342 £350
% change year-on-year +13.30% -2.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Manchester median hourly rate £18.62 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £12.80 £13.90 £12.25
90th Percentile £19.77 £16.18 £12.75
North West median hourly rate £18.79 £16.09 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.78% +7.27% -14.29%

Self-Motivation is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 984 875 1,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.97% 29.99% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 525 765
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £170 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 39 34
Manchester median hourly rate £26.21 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.92% +31.03% +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.35 £11.38
90th Percentile £32.50 £42.55 £34.28
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £20.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.93% +28.13% -4.95%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Manchester

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Self-Motivation in Manchester

Self-Motivation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Self-Motivation in Manchester

Self-Motivation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Self-Motivation in Manchester

Self-Motivation
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 Self-Motivation within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Bolton - 5 £350 -
Self-Motivation
North West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Self-Motivation 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 Self-Motivation.

1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) .NET
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) C#
4 9 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (17.78%) Finance
6 7 (15.56%) Change Management
6 7 (15.56%) Information Security
6 7 (15.56%) CISSP
7 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (13.33%) Windows
7 6 (13.33%) WinForms
7 6 (13.33%) Games
7 6 (13.33%) CISM
7 6 (13.33%) Online Games
7 6 (13.33%) Online Gambling
8 5 (11.11%) CISA
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) Unix
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 5 (11.11%) Oracle
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) SMS
9 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
9 4 (8.89%) GIAC
9 4 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) System Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Business Development
9 4 (8.89%) Degree
9 4 (8.89%) JIRA

Self-Motivation
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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SMS
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) SMTP
2 2 (4.44%) SNMP
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.22%) MS Access
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Games
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Release Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Security Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) WinForms
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (4.44%) Electron Framework
4 2 (4.44%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (4.44%) PhoneGap
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.22%) Ajax
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.22%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Online Gambling
1 6 (13.33%) Online Games
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (6.67%) EMC VNX
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (8.89%) Android
3 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (4.44%) AIX
5 2 (4.44%) Solaris
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.56%) Change Management
3 7 (15.56%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.89%) Android Development
5 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 4 (8.89%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
5 4 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) System Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Measurement
6 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Runbook
6 3 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 3 (6.67%) Task Automation
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) Go
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Jython
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Erlang
6 1 (2.22%) F#
6 1 (2.22%) Haskell
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CISSP
2 6 (13.33%) CISM
3 5 (11.11%) CISA
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) GIAC
5 2 (4.44%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.22%) CCAB
6 1 (2.22%) CEH
6 1 (2.22%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) GDPR
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.44%) COBIT
3 2 (4.44%) COSO
4 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 3 (6.67%) SRDF
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SnapMirror
1 3 (6.67%) SnapVault
2 1 (2.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Brocade
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) EMC
3 3 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (4.44%) DevExpress
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Capita
5 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.22%) IronPort
5 1 (2.22%) McAfee
5 1 (2.22%) Sage
5 1 (2.22%) Sophos
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin