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 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
North West / Manchester
Rank 43 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Degree 47 60 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.50% 3.39% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.86% 26.91% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 20
Median daily rate £450 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% +12.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £680 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +34.37%

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
215 223 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.03% 12.58% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 122 105
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -5 7 £475 +43.72% 6
Bolton +3 5 £469 +10.29%
Stockport +7 1 £425 +6.25% 6
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) Scrum
3 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.88%) Python
4 19 (20.88%) CISSP
4 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (20.88%) Security Operations
5 18 (19.78%) Java
5 18 (19.78%) Risk Management
6 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
7 15 (16.48%) Service Management
7 15 (16.48%) ESRI
7 15 (16.48%) PostGIS
7 15 (16.48%) Leaflet
7 15 (16.48%) GeoServer
7 15 (16.48%) OpenLayers
8 14 (15.38%) Migration
8 14 (15.38%) JIRA
8 14 (15.38%) Open Source
9 13 (14.29%) Maven
9 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 13 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 13 (14.29%) Gradle
9 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (13.19%) SQL
10 12 (13.19%) TDD
10 12 (13.19%) Finance
10 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
11 11 (12.09%) JBehave
11 11 (12.09%) Cucumber

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 15 (16.48%) GeoServer
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.10%) SAS
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.30%) MS Office
4 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.10%) 3ds Max
5 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.10%) MS Project
5 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) PaaS
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (1.10%) Firewall
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) Intranet
1 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) GIS
3 6 (6.59%) Spatial Data
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
5 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.20%) MS Access
6 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.10%) DB2
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) JIRA
2 13 (14.29%) Gradle
2 13 (14.29%) Maven
3 11 (12.09%) Cucumber
3 11 (12.09%) JBehave
4 4 (4.40%) Artifactory
4 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.30%) AccuRev
6 2 (2.20%) Ant
6 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Billing
5 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (10.99%) Analyst
2 10 (10.99%) Architect
3 9 (9.89%) Consultant
3 9 (9.89%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 9 (9.89%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 9 (9.89%) Head of Security
3 9 (9.89%) Operational Security Manager
3 9 (9.89%) Operations Manager
3 9 (9.89%) Security Manager
3 9 (9.89%) Security Operations Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Head of Operations
5 7 (7.69%) SOC Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Data Architect
6 6 (6.59%) GIS Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) GIS Developer
8 4 (4.40%) GIS Web Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.48%) Leaflet
1 15 (16.48%) OpenLayers
1 15 (16.48%) PostGIS
2 13 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 10 (10.99%) .NET
4 9 (9.89%) HTML
5 7 (7.69%) CSS
6 4 (4.40%) XML
7 3 (3.30%) HTML5
7 3 (3.30%) jQuery
7 3 (3.30%) WCF
7 3 (3.30%) WinForms
7 3 (3.30%) WPF
8 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.20%) Django
8 2 (2.20%) Web Services
9 1 (1.10%) CSS3
9 1 (1.10%) WF
9 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.09%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Fintech
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Life Science
5 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.30%) Linux
4 2 (2.20%) Unix
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) CentOS
5 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) Scrum
3 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (20.88%) Security Operations
4 18 (19.78%) Risk Management
5 15 (16.48%) Service Management
6 14 (15.38%) Migration
6 14 (15.38%) Open Source
7 12 (13.19%) TDD
8 11 (12.09%) BDD
8 11 (12.09%) Data Migration
9 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.89%) Project Management
11 7 (7.69%) Change Management
12 6 (6.59%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.59%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.59%) Information Architecture
12 6 (6.59%) People Management
12 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
2 19 (20.88%) Python
3 18 (19.78%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) SQL
5 4 (4.40%) C#
5 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.30%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) CISSP
2 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) ISEB
5 2 (2.20%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.10%) CCIE
6 1 (1.10%) CCNP
6 1 (1.10%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.10%) HNC
6 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) COBIT
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) Kibana
3 1 (1.10%) logstash
3 1 (1.10%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.48%) ESRI
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.30%) Apple
6 2 (2.20%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco
6 2 (2.20%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe
7 1 (1.10%) Google
7 1 (1.10%) Lancope
7 1 (1.10%) Northgate
7 1 (1.10%) Pega
7 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.10%) Splunk
7 1 (1.10%) Tableau
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