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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 40 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 49 51 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.36% 4.02% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.29% 32.48% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 16
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £200 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £390 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £78.65 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.92% +274.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +68.75%
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
254 157 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.42% 12.37% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 70 63
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £184 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 11
Average hourly rate £15.98 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.63 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.73 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +7 1 - - 3
Cheadle - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (29.17%) Project Management
4 25 (26.04%) Scrum
4 25 (26.04%) Computer Science
5 20 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 19 (19.79%) HTML
6 19 (19.79%) TDD
7 18 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 18 (18.75%) MS Project
7 18 (18.75%) CSS
7 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
9 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 15 (15.63%) MVC
10 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 15 (15.63%) jQuery
10 15 (15.63%) Unit Testing
11 14 (14.58%) .NET
12 13 (13.54%) C#
13 12 (12.50%) Web Services
13 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
14 11 (11.46%) OOP
14 11 (11.46%) SQL
14 11 (11.46%) SDLC
15 10 (10.42%) PHP
15 10 (10.42%) LINQ
15 10 (10.42%) QA
15 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
16 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (7.29%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) WordPress
2 2 (2.08%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) CICS
3 1 (1.04%) SAS
3 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
3 1 (1.04%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.04%) Lync
3 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 18 (18.75%) MS Project
2 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.21%) MS Office
4 1 (1.04%) SPSS
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) Internet
2 5 (5.21%) Firewall
2 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.21%) VPN
3 3 (3.13%) IPsec
3 3 (3.13%) BGP
3 3 (3.13%) OSPF
3 3 (3.13%) SSL
3 3 (3.13%) SNMP
4 2 (2.08%) Network Security
4 2 (2.08%) DNS
4 2 (2.08%) SAN
4 2 (2.08%) Wireless
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) VoIP
5 1 (1.04%) WAN
5 1 (1.04%) DHCP
5 1 (1.04%) VLAN
5 1 (1.04%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) RavenDB
2 7 (7.29%) MySQL
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.04%) DB2
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.29%) ReSharper
4 6 (6.25%) Selenium
5 5 (5.21%) JIRA
5 5 (5.21%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.21%) Hudson
6 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.04%) MorphX
7 1 (1.04%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.04%) MSTest
General
1 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
2 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (1.04%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) French Language
7 1 (1.04%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) .NET Developer
4 8 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) PMO Lead
8 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) Data Centre Project Manager
10 2 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.08%) Buyer
10 2 (2.08%) Senior Buyer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.79%) HTML
2 18 (18.75%) CSS
3 15 (15.63%) jQuery
4 14 (14.58%) .NET
5 12 (12.50%) Web Services
6 10 (10.42%) LINQ
7 9 (9.38%) Backbone.js
8 7 (7.29%) RESTful
8 7 (7.29%) HTML5
8 7 (7.29%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (6.25%) CSS3
9 6 (6.25%) LAMP
10 5 (5.21%) Ajax
10 5 (5.21%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (4.17%) Symfony
11 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.13%) XHTML
12 3 (3.13%) XML
12 3 (3.13%) SOAP
12 3 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.13%) Statistics
7 2 (2.08%) Linked Data
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
7 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Life Science
7 2 (2.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.04%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.04%) IPTV
8 1 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.04%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.04%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Linux
2 5 (5.21%) Windows
3 3 (3.13%) Android
3 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.08%) zOS
5 1 (1.04%) MVS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.04%) CentOS
5 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) Project Management
3 25 (26.04%) Scrum
4 20 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 19 (19.79%) TDD
6 15 (15.63%) MVC
6 15 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.46%) OOP
7 11 (11.46%) SDLC
8 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
9 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.38%) Coaching
10 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.29%) ITIL
11 7 (7.29%) Kanban
11 7 (7.29%) CQRS
11 7 (7.29%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.54%) C#
3 11 (11.46%) SQL
4 10 (10.42%) PHP
5 7 (7.29%) Java
6 4 (4.17%) C
7 2 (2.08%) Ruby
7 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (1.04%) JCL
8 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.04%) REXX
8 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.04%) COBOL
8 1 (1.04%) VB6
8 1 (1.04%) X++
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) HND
2 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.13%) JNCIS
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) JNCIP
3 2 (2.08%) CCNA
3 2 (2.08%) PMP
3 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) CCIE
4 1 (1.04%) CCNP
4 1 (1.04%) MCSA
4 1 (1.04%) MCP
4 1 (1.04%) HNC
4 1 (1.04%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.04%) CITP
4 1 (1.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 5 (5.21%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) GMP
3 1 (1.04%) COBIT
3 1 (1.04%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.04%) XenApp
1 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (1.04%) WSUS
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Cisco
3 3 (3.13%) Citrix
3 3 (3.13%) Juniper
3 3 (3.13%) Infoblox
4 2 (2.08%) Twitter
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Sage
5 1 (1.04%) Sophos
5 1 (1.04%) CA
5 1 (1.04%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.04%) Siemens
5 1 (1.04%) Lotus
5 1 (1.04%) BEA
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) OpenTV
5 1 (1.04%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
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