Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 - 159
Rank change year-on-year - +159 -
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.032% - 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median daily rate £135 - -
North West median daily rate £135 £140 £413
% change year-on-year -3.57% -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 471 397 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.02% 14.07% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 227 319
Manchester median daily rate £375 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.12% +14.43%
10th Percentile £185 £146 £205
90th Percentile £550 £540 £550
North West median daily rate £393 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 29
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.20
90th Percentile £43.50 £41.00 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.44% -0.97% -5.88%

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 1 (100.00%) Skype

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cabling Engineer