Period
to 21 September 2018

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

Time Management
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 118 155
Rank change year-on-year -24 +37 +11
Contract jobs citing Time Management 76 86 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.28% 1.48% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.80% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 46
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.47% +13.46%
10th Percentile £156 £107 £206
90th Percentile £544 £550 £497
England median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 3
North West median hourly rate £12.14 £15.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.39% +38.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £9.90
90th Percentile £31.35 £20.48 £91.30
England median hourly rate £12.28 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -5.54% +4.00% -15.25%

Time 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 4,962 4,786 6,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.65% 82.09% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,130 2,942 3,912
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £556
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 198 180
North West median hourly rate £22.18 £30.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.06% +37.93% -26.82%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.74 £12.16
90th Percentile £51.40 £53.00 £53.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Time Management in the North West

Time 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 Time Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in the North West

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in the North West

Time 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 Time Management in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in the North West

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Time Management in the North West

Time 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 Time Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Manchester -12 43 £450 +5.88% 32
Cheshire -6 16 £350 +35.92% 11
Lancashire -11 10 £420 -11.58% 3
Cumbria -2 6 - -
Merseyside +8 2 £450 +38.46% 3
Time Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (32.89%) Windows
3 23 (30.26%) Migration
3 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (23.68%) Windows XP
5 17 (22.37%) Windows 10
6 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 14 (18.42%) LAN
7 14 (18.42%) WAN
7 14 (18.42%) Finance
7 14 (18.42%) Project Management
8 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (15.79%) NHS
10 10 (13.16%) Cisco
10 10 (13.16%) ITIL
10 10 (13.16%) Firewall
10 10 (13.16%) Legal
10 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
10 10 (13.16%) Break/Fix
11 9 (11.84%) Citrix
12 8 (10.53%) TACACS
12 8 (10.53%) Handset
12 8 (10.53%) Wireless
12 8 (10.53%) Degree
13 7 (9.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (9.21%) Apple
14 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
14 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management

Time 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 (6.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
3 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.63%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.32%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.32%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) LAN
1 14 (18.42%) WAN
2 10 (13.16%) Firewall
3 8 (10.53%) TACACS
3 8 (10.53%) Wireless
4 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.26%) DMZ
5 4 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.26%) IPsec
5 4 (5.26%) NAS
5 4 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (1.32%) FTP
6 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.32%) Multicast
6 1 (1.32%) PBX
6 1 (1.32%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.32%) VoIP
6 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) JMeter
2 1 (1.32%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Legal
2 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Law
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Desktop Support
2 10 (13.16%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.53%) Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Consultant
4 6 (7.89%) Security Consultant
5 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Desktop Support
5 5 (6.58%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) Android SDK
3 1 (1.32%) COM
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) EDI
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) JSON
3 1 (1.32%) Material Design
3 1 (1.32%) Sass
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.79%) NHS
3 8 (10.53%) Handset
4 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 18 (23.68%) Windows XP
3 17 (22.37%) Windows 10
4 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.26%) Android
5 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Linux
7 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Migration
1 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (18.42%) Project Management
3 10 (13.16%) Break/Fix
3 10 (13.16%) ITIL
4 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
4 6 (7.89%) Decision-Making
4 6 (7.89%) Information Security
4 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.26%) Budget Control
5 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.26%) Coaching
5 4 (5.26%) Service Design
5 4 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 4 (5.26%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.95%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (3.95%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.63%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) C
3 1 (1.32%) C#
3 1 (1.32%) VB
3 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) CISSP
3 3 (3.95%) CISM
3 3 (3.95%) MBA
4 2 (2.63%) CISA
5 1 (1.32%) CEH
5 1 (1.32%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) GDPR
2 3 (3.95%) COBIT
2 3 (3.95%) COSO
2 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.32%) GLP
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 13485
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) MIIS
2 1 (1.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco
3 9 (11.84%) Citrix
4 7 (9.21%) Apple
5 5 (6.58%) HP
5 5 (6.58%) Ivanti
6 4 (5.26%) Symantec
6 4 (5.26%) VMware
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle
7 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.32%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.32%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.32%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) IronPort
8 1 (1.32%) McAfee
8 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.32%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) Sophos