The first table below looks at the demand for CTI 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 CTI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Telephony Integration (CTI)
Rank 82 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing CTI 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.21% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 1.52% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £140 £575 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.65% +21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £419 £500
% change year-on-year
-22.38% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 132 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.46% 13.68% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 53 103
Average daily rate £325 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £40.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
CTI
North West

CTI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CTI across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

CTI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CTI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CTI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CTI
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CTI across the Manchester region.

CTI Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CTI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CTI 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 CTI.

1 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAP BSP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared

CTI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CTI 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 CTI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) Norwegian Language
1 1 (20.00%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (20.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Developer
1 2 (40.00%) CRM Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP