Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 126 133
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing Time Management 103 80 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.79% 1.47% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.76% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 76
North West median daily rate £365 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.01% +4.67% -
10th Percentile £101 £250 £206
90th Percentile £519 £538 £500
England median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 9 4
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £22.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -39.09% +8.95%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.95 £16.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £19.75 £26.83
England median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% -10.00% +36.36%

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 4,917 4,534 6,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.22% 83.45% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,108 2,835 3,951
North West median daily rate £402 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.46% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £235 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £560
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 186 242
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +2.19% +52.22%
10th Percentile £11.52 £12.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £54.64 £51.50 £50.72
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.27
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.43% +10.81%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +11 58 £285 -11.28% 41
Cheshire -7 32 £350 -6.67% 7
Cumbria -2 6 - -
Lancashire -16 4 £420 -6.67% 4
Merseyside +8 3 £450 +28.57% 7
Time Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 32 (31.07%) Windows
3 29 (28.16%) Migration
4 27 (26.21%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (20.39%) LAN
5 21 (20.39%) WAN
5 21 (20.39%) Windows 10
6 20 (19.42%) Finance
7 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (16.50%) Windows XP
8 17 (16.50%) Project Management
9 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
9 16 (15.53%) Citrix
9 16 (15.53%) SCCM
10 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (13.59%) NHS
12 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
13 12 (11.65%) XenApp
13 12 (11.65%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (11.65%) Software Deployment
13 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
13 12 (11.65%) IPsec
13 12 (11.65%) Firewall
13 12 (11.65%) VMware
13 12 (11.65%) HP
13 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
14 11 (10.68%) SQL Server

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 (8.74%) IIS
2 4 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.91%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.80%) 3ds Max
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (6.80%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.80%) ZBrush
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.94%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.97%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.97%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) LAN
1 21 (20.39%) WAN
2 12 (11.65%) Firewall
2 12 (11.65%) IPsec
3 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.74%) DMZ
4 9 (8.74%) Ethernet
4 9 (8.74%) NAS
4 9 (8.74%) SAN
5 7 (6.80%) VPN
6 6 (5.83%) PBX
6 6 (5.83%) VoIP
7 3 (2.91%) SMS
8 2 (1.94%) Internet
9 1 (0.97%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.94%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
5 1 (0.97%) MySQL
5 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MSI
2 2 (1.94%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.97%) Toad
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.80%) Legal
4 6 (5.83%) Banking
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
6 4 (3.88%) Law
6 4 (3.88%) Retail
7 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (20.39%) Desktop Support
2 19 (18.45%) Support Engineer
3 15 (14.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (13.59%) Project Manager
5 13 (12.62%) Network Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Analyst
7 10 (9.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.83%) 3D Modeller
9 5 (4.85%) Developer
9 5 (4.85%) GDPR Project Manager
9 5 (4.85%) Network Support
9 5 (4.85%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Support
10 4 (3.88%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (5.83%) CSS
2 6 (5.83%) HTML
3 5 (4.85%) Sass
4 4 (3.88%) CSS3
4 4 (3.88%) HTML5
4 4 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.94%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (1.94%) React
6 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.59%) NHS
3 7 (6.80%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (6.80%) Animation
3 7 (6.80%) Photography
4 6 (5.83%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.88%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.94%) EPoS
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.07%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Windows 10
3 17 (16.50%) Windows XP
4 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
5 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.77%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.94%) Android
9 1 (0.97%) Linux
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Migration
2 27 (26.21%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (16.50%) Project Management
4 12 (11.65%) Software Deployment
5 10 (9.71%) Break/Fix
6 9 (8.74%) Asset Management
6 9 (8.74%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.74%) Data Protection
6 9 (8.74%) Wireframes
7 8 (7.77%) Budget Control
7 8 (7.77%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (7.77%) ITIL
7 8 (7.77%) Software Distribution
7 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.80%) 3D Modelling
8 7 (6.80%) Instructional Design
8 7 (6.80%) Project Planning
8 7 (6.80%) Texturing
8 7 (6.80%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) SQL
2 4 (3.88%) PHP
2 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) C
3 1 (0.97%) Java
3 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.97%) VB
3 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) MBA
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) ACCA
3 2 (1.94%) CIMA
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CISM
4 1 (0.97%) CISSP
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
4 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.97%) MCITP
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) GDPR
2 2 (1.94%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.65%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.65%) XenApp
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (15.53%) SCCM
2 9 (8.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.97%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.97%) MIIS
Vendors
1 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) Citrix
3 12 (11.65%) HP
3 12 (11.65%) VMware
4 9 (8.74%) Adobe
4 9 (8.74%) Apple
4 9 (8.74%) Symantec
5 4 (3.88%) Ivanti
6 3 (2.91%) Cisco
6 3 (2.91%) Cognos
6 3 (2.91%) Tableau
7 2 (1.94%) Dell
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle
7 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.97%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.97%) Google
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) Snow