The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GLBP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £463 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 149 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.75% 12.53% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 65 57
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -