The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Alterian.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Alterian 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Alterian
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
785 674 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.23% 44.46% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 330 266
Median daily rate £378 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 36
Median hourly rate £13.55 £16.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.47% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.50 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Alterian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester