The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drools
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drools 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £423
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
467 521 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.77% 29.03% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 330 267
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.75% -22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Drools as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Drools
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Drools Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Drools
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Drools 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 Drools.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming

Drools
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft