The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Biology 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Biology
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
622 419 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.86% 27.97% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 226 159
Median daily rate £396 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.50 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester