The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 96 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -7
Contract jobs citing Internet 10 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 1.51% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 10.99% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 14
Average daily rate
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£506 £388 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £273 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.88 £12.39 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.07% +12.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
Internet
North West

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
225 182 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.86% 13.78% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 88 82
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.13 £40.00 £21.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Middleware
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Subversion
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) JSON
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.69%) SSL
4 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) Juniper
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.24%) SNMP
5 5 (17.24%) UNIX
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) IPsec
6 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
6 4 (13.79%) OOP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) WorkSite
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.69%) SSL
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) IPsec
2 5 (17.24%) SNMP
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) OSPF
4 3 (10.34%) BGP
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 2 (6.90%) AMQP
5 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (6.90%) SSH
5 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
5 2 (6.90%) Intranet
5 2 (6.90%) Extranet
5 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) DataStage
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) Gradle
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Trainer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.90%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) Middleware
2 6 (20.69%) JSON
3 4 (13.79%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) EJB
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) Java EE
5 2 (6.90%) JMS
5 2 (6.90%) CSS3
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) OAuth
6 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Android
4 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) Open Source
4 4 (13.79%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Network Management
5 3 (10.34%) Android Development
5 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) MapReduce
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) CCNP
2 4 (13.79%) CCNA
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
4 2 (6.90%) JNCIP
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.90%) Hyperic
3 1 (3.45%) Icinga
3 1 (3.45%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Juniper
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Infoblox
5 2 (6.90%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.45%) Polycom
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) Wyse
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
6 1 (3.45%) CommVault
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