The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control 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
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £321 £394
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -18.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
425 373 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.28% 30.30% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 199 165
Average daily rate £330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.31 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £9.27 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £18.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) AOP
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Social Network
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) MSTest
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (25.00%) Moq

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (25.00%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) AOP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter