The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.061% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£401 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.47% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessWorks
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
152 160 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.22% 11.67% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 82 35
Average daily rate £425 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £273 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +192.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BusinessWorks
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Java

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO Developer
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM