Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Conflict Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Conflict Management over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Conflict Management
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 203 224
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21 -5
Contract jobs citing Conflict Management 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.064% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
North West median daily rate £369 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.76% +40.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £337 £355 £200
90th Percentile £459 £538 £428
England median daily rate £473 £463 £470
% change year-on-year +2.16% -1.60% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £25.00

Conflict Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,240 4,712 6,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.63% 82.49% 82.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,291 2,882 3,938
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £260
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 220 216
North West median hourly rate £24.13 £36.74 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.33% +36.06% -0.61%
10th Percentile £11.47 £11.75 £12.58
90th Percentile £53.56 £53.00 £52.13
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.11% +4.19% +9.30%

Conflict Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Conflict Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Conflict Management in the North West

Conflict Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Conflict Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Conflict Management in the North West

Conflict Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Conflict Management in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Conflict Management in the North West

Conflict Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Conflict Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Manchester -12 6 £363 +9.85% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £475 -
Conflict Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Conflict Management 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 North West region with a requirement for Conflict Management.

1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (62.50%) HP ALM
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) HPUX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) MS Access
2 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (62.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (62.50%) FTP
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic Integration
2 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
2 5 (62.50%) SUSE
2 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB

Conflict Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MS Access
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (12.50%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) HPUX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) SUSE
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 5 (62.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CBAP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) Capita
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow