The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 61 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Internet 20 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.60% 1.60% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 13.85% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £347 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 130 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.82% 11.54% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 71 61
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Internet
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Oldham - 2 - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 4
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 2
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 1
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) CSS
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 7 (20.59%) New Media
5 6 (17.65%) C#
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 6 (17.65%) Finance
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) IPTV
6 5 (14.71%) Games
6 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) OOP
6 5 (14.71%) OO
6 5 (14.71%) Social Media
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Dojo
6 5 (14.71%) MooTools
7 4 (11.76%) Business Development
7 4 (11.76%) XHTML
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Animation
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) Banking

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) PaintShop Pro
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) IKE
2 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.88%) IPsec
2 2 (5.88%) CTI
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.94%) French Language
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Product Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) DBA
4 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
1 11 (32.35%) CSS
2 8 (23.53%) jQuery
2 8 (23.53%) HTML5
3 6 (17.65%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) Dojo
4 5 (14.71%) MooTools
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.76%) XHTML
6 2 (5.88%) WCF
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) LAMP
7 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) New Media
2 5 (14.71%) IPTV
2 5 (14.71%) Social Media
3 4 (11.76%) Animation
4 3 (8.82%) Online Banking
5 2 (5.88%) PKI
5 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.88%) NHS
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) BBC
6 1 (2.94%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.94%) Informatics
6 1 (2.94%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.94%) MHEG
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Scrum
1 6 (17.65%) TDD
2 5 (14.71%) MVC
2 5 (14.71%) OOP
2 5 (14.71%) OO
3 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Business Development
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Product Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) OOD
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) SEO
5 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) RACF
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) F5
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Nokia
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) OpenTV
4 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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