Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Structured Cabling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Structured Cabling over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

Structured Cabling
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 139 150
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.035% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Manchester median daily rate £385 £130 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +196.15% - -
North West median daily rate £385 £140 £413
% change year-on-year +175.00% -66.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Structured Cabling is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 423 382 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.02% 13.25% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 202 309
Manchester median daily rate £391 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% +2.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £181 £160 £213
90th Percentile £550 £536 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 23
Manchester median hourly rate £18.79 £14.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.86% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.08 £11.30
90th Percentile £44.00 £41.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.68% - -4.08%

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Structured Cabling in Manchester

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Structured Cabling in Manchester

Structured Cabling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Structured Cabling in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Structured Cabling in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (25.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Power Management
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Availability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Structured Cabling
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 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Availability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Power Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow