The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 63 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 35 55 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.92% 3.62% 4.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.36% 20.07% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 25
Median daily rate £350 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £210 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £440 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £78.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Degree
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
262 274 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.36% 18.05% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 117 73
Median daily rate £350 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.98 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +3.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -8 1 - - 6
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) Finance
3 30 (31.25%) Project Management
4 29 (30.21%) Computer Science
5 22 (22.92%) Java
6 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (16.67%) .NET
9 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
10 14 (14.58%) XML
10 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.58%) Scrum
11 12 (12.50%) Programme Management
11 12 (12.50%) TDD
11 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 12 (12.50%) C++
11 12 (12.50%) QA
12 11 (11.46%) HTML
12 11 (11.46%) PMI Certification
12 11 (11.46%) PMI
13 10 (10.42%) ISEB
13 10 (10.42%) SAP
13 10 (10.42%) SQL
13 10 (10.42%) Oracle
13 10 (10.42%) OO
14 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
14 9 (9.38%) C#
14 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
14 9 (9.38%) Ruby

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.08%) CMS
1 2 (2.08%) Mule
1 2 (2.08%) Node.js
1 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.04%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS Project
3 3 (3.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.13%) Primavera
2 3 (3.13%) SAP PS
2 3 (3.13%) SAP SD
3 2 (2.08%) Magento
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.04%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) Network Security
3 1 (1.04%) 4G
3 1 (1.04%) DMZ
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) DVB
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.04%) NAS
3 1 (1.04%) PABX
3 1 (1.04%) SAN
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) VoIP
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.04%) Wireless
3 1 (1.04%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) MySQL
3 2 (2.08%) DB2
3 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.08%) Redis
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Selenium
2 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.17%) Subversion
3 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.13%) Grunt
3 3 (3.13%) gulp
4 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.04%) Appium
5 1 (1.04%) AppScan
5 1 (1.04%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.04%) Moq
5 1 (1.04%) NUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.04%) WebSpeed
General
1 36 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.33%) Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Games
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Local Government
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Analyst
1 20 (20.83%) Developer
2 11 (11.46%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.33%) Architect
4 8 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (4.17%) Agile Developer
5 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 4 (4.17%) Designer
5 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
5 4 (4.17%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.13%) Angular Developer
6 3 (3.13%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (3.13%) SAP FI Analyst
6 3 (3.13%) SAP FI Business Analyst
6 3 (3.13%) SAP SD Business Analyst
6 3 (3.13%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) .NET
2 14 (14.58%) XML
3 11 (11.46%) HTML
4 9 (9.38%) HTML5
5 8 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.29%) CSS
6 7 (7.29%) CSS3
6 7 (7.29%) Web Services
7 5 (5.21%) jQuery
7 5 (5.21%) JSON
7 5 (5.21%) SOAP
8 4 (4.17%) Ajax
8 4 (4.17%) J2EE
8 4 (4.17%) WSDL
8 4 (4.17%) XSLT
9 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.13%) Spring
9 3 (3.13%) WCF
10 2 (2.08%) LINQ
10 2 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.21%) Computer Science
2 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.46%) PMI
4 9 (9.38%) User Experience
5 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.17%) NHS
7 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.13%) New Media
7 3 (3.13%) Psychology
8 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.08%) IPTV
8 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.08%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.04%) Economics
9 1 (1.04%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.04%) Physics
9 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) AIX
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) Project Management
3 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.58%) Scrum
5 12 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.50%) TDD
6 10 (10.42%) OO
7 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.38%) MVC
7 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 8 (8.33%) BDD
8 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (8.33%) ITIL
8 8 (8.33%) User Stories
8 8 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
9 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) Java
2 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.50%) C++
4 10 (10.42%) SQL
5 9 (9.38%) C#
5 9 (9.38%) Ruby
6 7 (7.29%) PHP
7 5 (5.21%) Go
7 5 (5.21%) Python
8 4 (4.17%) C
9 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.08%) XPath
10 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.04%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) PMI Certification
2 10 (10.42%) ISEB
3 7 (7.29%) PgMP
3 7 (7.29%) PMP
4 5 (5.21%) HND
5 4 (4.17%) PhD
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.08%) CCENT
7 2 (2.08%) CCNA
7 2 (2.08%) CISSP
7 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.08%) OCPJP
8 1 (1.04%) CCNP
8 1 (1.04%) CISA
8 1 (1.04%) CISM
8 1 (1.04%) ECDL
8 1 (1.04%) GIAC
8 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) COBIT
3 1 (1.04%) COSO
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Oracle
2 10 (10.42%) SAP
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco
4 3 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Axway
6 1 (1.04%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.04%) Citrix
6 1 (1.04%) EMC
6 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.04%) Juniper
6 1 (1.04%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.04%) OpenTV
6 1 (1.04%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.04%) Progress
6 1 (1.04%) Telerik
6 1 (1.04%) VMware
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