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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 90 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Contract jobs citing Internet 16 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.88% 0.91% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 7.14% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
Average daily rate £525 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.90 - £11.38
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.58 - £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.22 - £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
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
276 182 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.23% 12.75% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 90 77
Average daily rate £368 £318 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +11.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.88 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oldham - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 - - 2
Salford - 1 £350 -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 8 (20.51%) Web Services
5 8 (20.51%) HTML5
6 7 (17.95%) Finance
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 6 (15.38%) Subversion
7 6 (15.38%) REST
8 5 (12.82%) CSS3
8 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 5 (12.82%) Android
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 5 (12.82%) Unix
8 5 (12.82%) OOP
8 5 (12.82%) Middleware
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco
9 4 (10.26%) WAN
9 4 (10.26%) SQL
9 4 (10.26%) Objective-C
9 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
9 4 (10.26%) iOS Development

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (5.13%) CloudStack
1 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) Intranet
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (5.13%) Broadband
3 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) MPLS
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) 4G
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.56%) LLU
4 1 (2.56%) Multicast
4 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
1 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Java Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Trainer
5 2 (5.13%) UML Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) CSS
1 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) HTML5
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 6 (15.38%) REST
4 5 (12.82%) CSS3
4 5 (12.82%) JSON
4 5 (12.82%) Middleware
5 2 (5.13%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) CAML
6 1 (2.56%) J2EE
6 1 (2.56%) JDBC
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.69%) Internet of Things
1 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Android
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Scrum
2 10 (25.64%) TDD
3 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) Coaching
5 4 (10.26%) iOS Development
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) Android Development
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Microservices
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) RUP
7 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) Objective-C
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) FQL
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.56%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) vSphere
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) XenServer
2 1 (2.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Cobbler
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Dell
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.56%) Splunk
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £17.30 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago