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 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 51 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 50 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.05% 3.12% 3.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.61% 24.31% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 16
Average daily rate
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£313 £390 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.87% +49.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £210 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £29.83 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.12% +42.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £31.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+0.63% +33.33%
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
255 181 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.58% 12.82% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 73 55
Average daily rate £350 £365 £292
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £168 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.62 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.06 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £450 - 2
Altrincham +9 2 - - 6
Stockport -1 1 - - 6
Cheadle - 1 - -
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Bolton - - - - 3
Bury - - - -
Wigan - - - - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) Computer Science
3 25 (29.41%) Scrum
4 24 (28.24%) Finance
4 24 (28.24%) Project Management
5 22 (25.88%) HTML
6 21 (24.71%) CSS
6 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
7 20 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 18 (21.18%) .NET
8 18 (21.18%) TDD
8 18 (21.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 18 (21.18%) jQuery
9 17 (20.00%) C#
9 17 (20.00%) MS Project
9 17 (20.00%) MVC
10 16 (18.82%) Web Services
11 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
12 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
13 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
14 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
14 10 (11.76%) LINQ
14 10 (11.76%) XML
14 10 (11.76%) SQL
14 10 (11.76%) RavenDB
14 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 10 (11.76%) Coaching
15 9 (10.59%) RESTful

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.59%) Apache
2 3 (3.53%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.53%) Orchard CMS
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.35%) WordPress
3 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.35%) SAS
4 1 (1.18%) CICS
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) Lync
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (20.00%) MS Project
3 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 5 (5.88%) MS Office
5 3 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.35%) SPSS
7 1 (1.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Tridion
2 1 (1.18%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.35%) VPN
1 2 (2.35%) DNS
1 2 (2.35%) SAN
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Wireless
2 1 (1.18%) VLAN
2 1 (1.18%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) OpenScape
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) VoIP
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) RavenDB
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (1.18%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) DB2
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.06%) JIRA
3 6 (7.06%) ReSharper
3 6 (7.06%) Selenium
4 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.88%) Hudson
4 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.53%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.18%) Subversion
7 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.18%) MSTest
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Developer
2 12 (14.12%) Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) .NET Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.06%) PHP Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (3.53%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (3.53%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (3.53%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.35%) PMO Lead
8 2 (2.35%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Buyer
8 2 (2.35%) Senior Buyer
8 2 (2.35%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.88%) HTML
2 21 (24.71%) CSS
3 18 (21.18%) .NET
3 18 (21.18%) jQuery
4 16 (18.82%) Web Services
5 10 (11.76%) XML
5 10 (11.76%) LINQ
6 9 (10.59%) Ajax
6 9 (10.59%) RESTful
6 9 (10.59%) XHTML
7 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
7 8 (9.41%) Backbone.js
7 8 (9.41%) CSS3
8 6 (7.06%) LAMP
8 6 (7.06%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.88%) HTML5
9 5 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (5.88%) SOAP
9 5 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Open Source
4 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) NHS
5 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.53%) Web 2.0
7 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 2 (2.35%) Linked Data
7 2 (2.35%) Life Science
7 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.18%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.18%) MHEG
8 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.18%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.18%) Economics
8 1 (1.18%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.35%) zOS
3 2 (2.35%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.18%) CentOS
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) MVS
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) Scrum
3 24 (28.24%) Project Management
4 20 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 18 (21.18%) TDD
6 17 (20.00%) MVC
7 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 10 (11.76%) Coaching
9 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.41%) Programme Management
11 7 (8.24%) OOP
11 7 (8.24%) Kanban
12 6 (7.06%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (7.06%) CQRS
12 6 (7.06%) SOA
13 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.00%) C#
3 10 (11.76%) SQL
4 8 (9.41%) PHP
5 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.71%) Java
6 4 (4.71%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) XPath
7 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.35%) C
8 2 (2.35%) VB
9 1 (1.18%) COBOL
9 1 (1.18%) ABAP
9 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.18%) VBA
9 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.18%) REXX
9 1 (1.18%) JCL
9 1 (1.18%) XAML
9 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) PMP
2 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCITP
3 1 (1.18%) CITP
3 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.18%) IIBA
3 1 (1.18%) MCP
3 1 (1.18%) HNC
3 1 (1.18%) HND
3 1 (1.18%) MCSA
3 1 (1.18%) CCIE
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) CISSP
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) XenApp
1 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) WSUS
1 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe
2 3 (3.53%) Citrix
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco
3 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.35%) hybris
3 2 (2.35%) Twitter
4 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.18%) Splunk
4 1 (1.18%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) BEA
4 1 (1.18%) CA
4 1 (1.18%) Siemens
4 1 (1.18%) Lotus
4 1 (1.18%) Sage
4 1 (1.18%) Sophos
4 1 (1.18%) OpenTV
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