Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Project Management
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 17 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 13.28% 15.79% 13.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.91% 17.31% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 9
Salford median daily rate £500 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £490 £238 £200
90th Percentile £610 £490 £395
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Salford median hourly rate £22.35 - -
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £13.67 £40.01
% change year-on-year +104.90% -65.84% -62.35%

Project 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 Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 114 104 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 89.06% 91.23% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 87 51
Salford median daily rate £425 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £286 £220 £200
90th Percentile £579 £595 £488
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 6
Salford median hourly rate £17.43 £19.25 £16.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.45% +17.36% -
10th Percentile £12.16 £15.73 £13.57
90th Percentile £31.50 £23.78 £19.25
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Salford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Salford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Salford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Salford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) CCIE
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) COBIT
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V2
4 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) User Experience
4 5 (29.41%) Service Design
4 5 (29.41%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 4 (23.53%) ITSM
5 4 (23.53%) CCSP
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) PMO
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) SMS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Network Security Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Network Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Security Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Service Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V2
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Service Design
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
4 5 (29.41%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (23.53%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCIE
1 5 (29.41%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
2 4 (23.53%) CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) COBIT
2 3 (17.65%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco