Period
to 20 July 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 20 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.

Time Management
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 129 131
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +37
Contract jobs citing Time Management 94 77 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.52% 1.36% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.65% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 49 75
North West median daily rate £435 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.83% +4.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £158 £254 £203
90th Percentile £517 £540 £500
England median daily rate £413 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 3 5
North West median hourly rate £11.78 £13.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -51.55% +102.49%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.20 £10.05
90th Percentile £26.25 £17.60 £77.48
England median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.63
% change year-on-year -3.70% +6.93% +14.77%

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 5,239 4,662 6,376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.62% 82.48% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,291 2,850 3,933
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 260 218 215
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 £52.65 £50.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.16% +4.26% +11.90%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 20 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 -9 47 £450 +14.29% 39
Cheshire +4 32 £358 -1.38% 10
Lancashire -18 7 £398 -16.32% 2
Cumbria - 5 - - 1
Merseyside +18 4 £450 +30.91% 2
Time Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 36 (38.30%) Windows
3 33 (35.11%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (29.79%) Migration
5 23 (24.47%) Windows 10
6 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (21.28%) Windows XP
8 19 (20.21%) Active Directory
8 19 (20.21%) Finance
9 18 (19.15%) Project Management
10 17 (18.09%) Citrix
11 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (13.83%) LAN
12 13 (13.83%) WAN
12 13 (13.83%) Windows 7
13 12 (12.77%) XenApp
13 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (12.77%) Software Deployment
13 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (12.77%) SCCM
13 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (12.77%) ITIL
13 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 12 (12.77%) IPsec
13 12 (12.77%) VMware
13 12 (12.77%) Windows Server
13 12 (12.77%) Break/Fix
14 11 (11.70%) Legal
14 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP

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 9 (9.57%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.26%) 3ds Max
3 4 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.26%) ZBrush
4 2 (2.13%) InVision
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.06%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) GitHub
1 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) LAN
1 13 (13.83%) WAN
2 12 (12.77%) IPsec
3 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.57%) DMZ
4 9 (9.57%) Ethernet
4 9 (9.57%) NAS
4 9 (9.57%) SAN
5 4 (4.26%) Firewall
6 2 (2.13%) Internet
6 2 (2.13%) TACACS
6 2 (2.13%) VPN
6 2 (2.13%) Wireless
7 1 (1.06%) Broadband
7 1 (1.06%) FTP
7 1 (1.06%) Multicast
7 1 (1.06%) PBX
7 1 (1.06%) SMS
7 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) DB2
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MSI
2 2 (2.13%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.06%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.06%) JMeter
3 1 (1.06%) Selenium
3 1 (1.06%) Toad
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.21%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Legal
3 5 (5.32%) Law
4 4 (4.26%) Retail
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.13%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Desktop Support
2 17 (18.09%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Analyst
3 12 (12.77%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) GDPR Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) 3D Modeller
9 4 (4.26%) Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) CSS
1 6 (6.38%) HTML
2 5 (5.32%) Sass
3 4 (4.26%) CSS3
3 4 (4.26%) HTML5
3 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (4.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (3.19%) .NET
4 3 (3.19%) Web Services
5 2 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (2.13%) React
6 1 (1.06%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.06%) COM
6 1 (1.06%) JSON
6 1 (1.06%) Material Design
6 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) NHS
3 5 (5.32%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.26%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (4.26%) Animation
4 4 (4.26%) Photography
4 4 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.13%) Handset
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.30%) Windows
2 23 (24.47%) Windows 10
3 20 (21.28%) Windows XP
4 13 (13.83%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.77%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.26%) Android
6 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.26%) Linux
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (29.79%) Migration
3 18 (19.15%) Project Management
4 12 (12.77%) Break/Fix
4 12 (12.77%) ITIL
4 12 (12.77%) Software Deployment
5 11 (11.70%) Data Protection
6 10 (10.64%) Budget Control
7 9 (9.57%) Asset Management
7 9 (9.57%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (9.57%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.51%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (8.51%) Software Distribution
9 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.38%) Decision-Making
10 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.38%) Wireframes
11 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.26%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) Java
2 4 (4.26%) PHP
2 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.06%) VBA
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) MBA
3 3 (3.19%) CISM
3 3 (3.19%) CISSP
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) CISA
4 2 (2.13%) ISEB
4 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) MCITP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) GDPR
2 2 (2.13%) COBIT
2 2 (2.13%) COSO
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) GLP
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.77%) XenApp
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) SCCM
2 9 (9.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.06%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.06%) MIIS
Vendors
1 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.09%) Citrix
3 12 (12.77%) VMware
4 11 (11.70%) HP
5 9 (9.57%) Symantec
6 7 (7.45%) Apple
7 5 (5.32%) Cisco
7 5 (5.32%) Ivanti
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle
7 5 (5.32%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.26%) Adobe
9 2 (2.13%) CyberArk
10 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.06%) Google
10 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.06%) SAP
10 1 (1.06%) Snow