The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 83 72 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Contract jobs citing DTV 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.10% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
280 263 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.79% 27.25% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 119 132
Average daily rate £325 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.42 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -22.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £10.95 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £61.00 £45.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
DTV
North West

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DTV
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 DTV within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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DTV
North West

DTV
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing DTV 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 DTV.

1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing DTV 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 DTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
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