The table below looks at the statistics for ECDL in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ECDL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 103 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ECDL 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £121 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £112 £110 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -66.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.63
ECDL
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
242 192 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.53% 13.55% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 102 81
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £554 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £13.60 £26.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

ECDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ECDL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ECDL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ECDL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ECDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ECDL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ECDL
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing ECDL 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 ECDL.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing ECDL 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 ECDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft