The table below looks at the statistics for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Budget Control
Rank 86 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% 0.090% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Budget Control
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 815 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.15% 73.62% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 427 383
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -20.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £48.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Budget Control Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Budget Control
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Budget Control across the Manchester region.

Budget Control Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Budget Control
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Budget Control also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Budget Control.

1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) New Media
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Budget Control also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Budget Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft