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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 81 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing Internet 15 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.93% 1.54% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.54% 12.67% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 15
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£450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.88 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.73% +3.44%
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
199 150 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.31% 12.19% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 71
Average daily rate £320 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 9
Average hourly rate £13.88 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.30% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.16 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Oracle
3 13 (30.95%) Java
3 13 (30.95%) Cisco
3 13 (30.95%) Firewall
4 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
5 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
5 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 10 (23.81%) OSPF
6 10 (23.81%) BGP
6 10 (23.81%) Scrum
6 10 (23.81%) VMware
6 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.43%) Wireless
7 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 9 (21.43%) UNIX
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.05%) Linux
8 8 (19.05%) WAN
8 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.05%) EMC
8 8 (19.05%) SAN
8 8 (19.05%) Migration
8 8 (19.05%) Subversion
8 8 (19.05%) JSON

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.52%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.38%) Lync
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) OSPF
2 10 (23.81%) BGP
3 9 (21.43%) Wireless
4 8 (19.05%) WAN
4 8 (19.05%) SAN
5 7 (16.67%) DMZ
5 7 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 7 (16.67%) VPLS
5 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (16.67%) NAS
5 7 (16.67%) MPLS
5 7 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (14.29%) SSL
6 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.90%) VPN
7 5 (11.90%) SNMP
7 5 (11.90%) Intranet
7 5 (11.90%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) DataStage
5 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.52%) Gradle
2 4 (9.52%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Trainer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) IT Trainer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Writer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 8 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (9.52%) Java EE
3 4 (9.52%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) JMS
3 4 (9.52%) EJB
4 3 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) CSS3
5 2 (4.76%) HTML5
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) ISPF
6 1 (2.38%) OAuth
6 1 (2.38%) SAML
6 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 7 (16.67%) Celerra
2 7 (16.67%) Replication
2 7 (16.67%) Clustering
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.76%) MHEG
6 2 (4.76%) Interactive TV
6 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.76%) IPTV
7 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.38%) PKI
7 1 (2.38%) Life Science
7 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Solaris
4 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
5 5 (11.90%) Android
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 9 (21.43%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 7 (16.67%) Open Source
6 6 (14.29%) Change Control
7 5 (11.90%) Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) OOP
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Network Management
8 4 (9.52%) User Stories
8 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 4 (9.52%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) JCL
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.52%) CCNP
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.76%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) CISSP
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.38%) CCIE
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) XenApp
3 7 (16.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Nagios
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
1 4 (9.52%) Vagrant
2 3 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.76%) Hyperic
4 1 (2.38%) Icinga
4 1 (2.38%) Cacti
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) Cisco
3 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.81%) VMware
5 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 8 (19.05%) EMC
6 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
7 7 (16.67%) Nortel
7 7 (16.67%) Citrix
7 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.90%) Juniper
9 4 (9.52%) Atlassian
10 3 (7.14%) Infoblox
10 3 (7.14%) Avaya
11 2 (4.76%) F5
11 2 (4.76%) OpenTV
11 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
12 1 (2.38%) Google
12 1 (2.38%) Polycom
12 1 (2.38%) CommVault
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