The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank 102 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1293 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.66% 76.55% 75.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 697 538
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 42
Average hourly rate £18.99 £16.16 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Graceful Degradation
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 Graceful Degradation within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 - -
Graceful Degradation
North West

Graceful Degradation
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) RequireJS
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) lodash
2 2 (66.67%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) RequireJS
2 2 (66.67%) lodash
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript