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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank 103 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.057% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1431 1141 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.98% 75.66% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 681 514
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Graceful Degradation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Semantic Web
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) RequireJS
3 2 (50.00%) Underscore.js
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (50.00%) lodash
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) QUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Game Development
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Graceful Degradation
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) QUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) RequireJS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) lodash
3 2 (50.00%) Underscore.js
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Game Development
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript