The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 83 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Derivative 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.62% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 2.48% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
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£319 £425 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +47.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
+17.88% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
333 282 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.27% 25.16% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 170 152
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £184 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £8.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.00 £25.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) OO
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 19 (100.00%) LAMP
2 18 (94.74%) Subversion
2 18 (94.74%) Git (software)
3 17 (89.47%) jQuery
3 17 (89.47%) XSD
4 16 (84.21%) SQL
4 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle
4 16 (84.21%) Web Services
4 16 (84.21%) XML
4 16 (84.21%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database
5 15 (78.95%) XSLT
6 12 (63.16%) Open Source
7 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
9 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
9 2 (10.53%) HTML
9 2 (10.53%) CSS
10 1 (5.26%) OOP
10 1 (5.26%) UNIX
10 1 (5.26%) Windows
10 1 (5.26%) Ajax
10 1 (5.26%) German Language
10 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Derivative 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 Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Subversion
1 18 (94.74%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
1 18 (94.74%) PHP Developer
2 3 (15.79%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Web Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) LAMP
2 17 (89.47%) jQuery
2 17 (89.47%) XSD
3 16 (84.21%) Web Services
3 16 (84.21%) XML
3 16 (84.21%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (78.95%) XSLT
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle