The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 83 95 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Contract jobs citing Internet 22 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 0.39% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.03% 3.30% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 14
Median daily rate £425 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £455 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.88 £12.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% +12.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £16.16 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+14.82% +13.40%
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
274 212 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.00% 11.80% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 112 86
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.88 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.35% -44.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Internet across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Internet Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £428 - 1
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) XML
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 9 (27.27%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) JUnit
6 8 (24.24%) OOP
6 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 8 (24.24%) HTTP
6 8 (24.24%) Objective-C
6 8 (24.24%) Subversion
6 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
6 8 (24.24%) JSON
6 8 (24.24%) Android
6 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
6 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
6 8 (24.24%) REST
7 7 (21.21%) BDD
7 7 (21.21%) Mobile Development
7 7 (21.21%) ISEB
7 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 6 (18.18%) UML
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
8 6 (18.18%) Android Development
8 6 (18.18%) iOS Development
9 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
9 5 (15.15%) Telecoms

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
2 5 (15.15%) LAN
2 5 (15.15%) WAN
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) VPN
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.06%) ADSL
5 2 (6.06%) Broadband
5 2 (6.06%) NAS
5 2 (6.06%) PBX
5 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
5 2 (6.06%) VLAN
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
5 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) WLAN
6 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) EDRMS
1 1 (3.03%) GIS
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
1 1 (3.03%) OLTP
1 1 (3.03%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
1 8 (24.24%) JUnit
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Xcode
3 3 (9.09%) Calabash
3 3 (9.09%) Hudson
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Robotium
3 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Android Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Objective-C Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Android Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Mobile Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Telecoms Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) iOS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Web Applications Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) JSON
2 8 (24.24%) REST
3 4 (12.12%) Cocoa
3 4 (12.12%) RESTful
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) EDI
6 1 (3.03%) EJB
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) Java EE
6 1 (3.03%) JSF
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Streaming Media
3 3 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.06%) BYOD
4 2 (6.06%) EPoS
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) EFT
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) Life Science
5 1 (3.03%) NHS
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Android
2 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
4 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
4 8 (24.24%) OOP
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (21.21%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) Mobile Development
6 6 (18.18%) Android Development
6 6 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) UML
7 4 (12.12%) BPMN
7 4 (12.12%) Coaching
7 4 (12.12%) eTOM
7 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) Objective-C
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) HP
1 3 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) F5
2 2 (6.06%) Infor
2 2 (6.06%) Lotus
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Aruba
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Meru Networks
3 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk