Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 104 87
Rank change year-on-year -16 -17 +12
Contract jobs citing Self-Motivation 37 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.25% 1.52% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 5.05% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 50
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £264 £120 £293
90th Percentile £538 £662 £439
North West median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £17.43 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.50% -68.89%
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £15.75
% change year-on-year +0.40% +10.67% -60.63%

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 863 851 1,011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.16% 30.13% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 505 656
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £191 £168 £271
90th Percentile £545 £600 £571
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 62 27
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +41.60% -20.03%
10th Percentile £13.81 £12.93 £11.32
90th Percentile £31.86 £38.03 £27.44
North West median hourly rate £23.34 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.14% +31.25% -8.57%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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
Stockport - 1 £638 - 2
Self-Motivation
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (27.03%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Games
6 6 (16.22%) Critical Thinking
6 6 (16.22%) DevOps
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Windows
7 5 (13.51%) System Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Time Management
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
8 4 (10.81%) QA
8 4 (10.81%) Online Games
8 4 (10.81%) Online Gambling
8 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 4 (10.81%) Information Security
8 4 (10.81%) Retail
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (10.81%) CISSP
8 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.81%) C
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation

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 (8.11%) ArcGIS
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project Server
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (8.11%) Sourcefire
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Impala
2 1 (2.70%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Babel
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Protractor
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Games
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 3 (8.11%) Military
5 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 2 (5.41%) Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Back Office
6 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Operations Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) PMO Planner
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Release Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) WinForms
3 2 (5.41%) Android SDK
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) Express
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) Jest
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
4 1 (2.70%) Sequelize
4 1 (2.70%) Socket.IO
4 1 (2.70%) Swagger
4 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Online Gambling
1 4 (10.81%) Online Games
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (5.41%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (16.22%) Critical Thinking
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) System Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Information Security
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (8.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.11%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) C
3 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Kotlin
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) ES6
6 1 (2.70%) Go
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CISSP
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) CEH
2 3 (8.11%) CREST Certified
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) COBIT
2 3 (8.11%) COSO
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) PMO
4 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
1 2 (5.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (5.41%) SRDF
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) QRadar
2 2 (5.41%) SnapMirror
2 2 (5.41%) SnapVault
2 2 (5.41%) Terraform
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.11%) Forcepoint
2 3 (8.11%) IronPort
2 3 (8.11%) McAfee
2 3 (8.11%) Sophos
3 2 (5.41%) Brocade
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) EMC
3 2 (5.41%) NetApp
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle