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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 65 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.23% 1.53% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 11.49% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 25
Average daily rate
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£380 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £308 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £455 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.76% +44.44%
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
294 174 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.61% 13.29% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 103 76
Average daily rate £375 £341 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% +13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £195 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +16.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.81 £23.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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
Altrincham +2 1 - - 4
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 38 (40.86%) Finance
2 24 (25.81%) Project Management
3 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.35%) Computer Science
5 16 (17.20%) PRINCE2
5 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (15.05%) Scrum
8 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
9 12 (12.90%) ITIL
10 11 (11.83%) Java
10 11 (11.83%) SLA
11 10 (10.75%) OOP
11 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
11 10 (10.75%) HTML
11 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
11 10 (10.75%) Banking
12 9 (9.68%) C#
12 9 (9.68%) MS Project
12 9 (9.68%) Cisco
12 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
13 8 (8.60%) CSS
13 8 (8.60%) SQL
13 8 (8.60%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (8.60%) jQuery
13 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
13 8 (8.60%) Coaching
14 7 (7.53%) User Experience
14 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.08%) Mule
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.08%) Lync
2 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.08%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.68%) MS Project
3 8 (8.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (6.45%) Photoshop
4 6 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (5.38%) MS Office
6 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.08%) SPSS
6 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) VPN
2 4 (4.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.23%) SSL
3 3 (3.23%) IPsec
3 3 (3.23%) OSPF
3 3 (3.23%) BGP
3 3 (3.23%) SNMP
3 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.15%) Wireless
5 1 (1.08%) NFC
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.08%) OpenScape
5 1 (1.08%) LAN
5 1 (1.08%) VoIP
5 1 (1.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) RavenDB
3 3 (3.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.30%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.23%) Subversion
4 3 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.08%) Hudson
6 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.08%) Maven
6 1 (1.08%) MorphX
6 1 (1.08%) Selenium
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.08%) Toad
6 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (40.86%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Legal
5 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Law
6 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) French Language
7 1 (1.08%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Analyst
2 11 (11.83%) Developer
3 9 (9.68%) Consultant
4 8 (8.60%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Designer
6 5 (5.38%) UI Designer
6 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior UI/UX Designer
8 3 (3.23%) PMO Lead
8 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior UI Designer
8 3 (3.23%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) HTML
2 8 (8.60%) CSS
2 8 (8.60%) jQuery
3 6 (6.45%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) Web Services
4 5 (5.38%) LINQ
5 4 (4.30%) Backbone.js
5 4 (4.30%) HTML5
5 4 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.23%) REST
6 3 (3.23%) CSS3
6 3 (3.23%) SOAP
6 3 (3.23%) JSON
6 3 (3.23%) J2EE
6 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.15%) Spring
7 2 (2.15%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.08%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.53%) User Experience
5 5 (5.38%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.30%) Statistics
7 3 (3.23%) SCADA
7 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.15%) Human Factors
8 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.15%) iPhone
8 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.08%) Health Informatics
9 1 (1.08%) Informatics
9 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.08%) Economics
9 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Android
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Project Management
2 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.20%) PRINCE2
4 15 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 14 (15.05%) Scrum
6 12 (12.90%) ITIL
7 10 (10.75%) OOP
8 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.60%) Coaching
10 7 (7.53%) Migration
10 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.53%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.45%) TDD
11 6 (6.45%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.45%) SDLC
11 6 (6.45%) Performance Management
12 5 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) Java
2 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.68%) C#
4 8 (8.60%) SQL
5 3 (3.23%) PHP
5 3 (3.23%) Python
5 3 (3.23%) C
6 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
6 2 (2.15%) C++
6 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.08%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) X++
7 1 (1.08%) PHP5
7 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.08%) MapBasic
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.30%) HND
3 3 (3.23%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.15%) CCNP
4 2 (2.15%) CCNA
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) APMP
5 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.08%) MCSA
5 1 (1.08%) MCP
5 1 (1.08%) HNC
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) SLA
2 7 (7.53%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) P3O
3 1 (1.08%) GAAP
3 1 (1.08%) COBIT
3 1 (1.08%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.08%) XenApp
3 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (1.08%) WSUS
2 1 (1.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 3 (3.23%) Juniper
3 3 (3.23%) VMware
3 3 (3.23%) Infoblox
4 1 (1.08%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.08%) Facebook
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.08%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.08%) Endeca
4 1 (1.08%) Google
4 1 (1.08%) Zend
4 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.08%) Retek
4 1 (1.08%) Siemens
4 1 (1.08%) Lotus
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago