The table below looks at the statistics for Inversion of Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Inversion of Control (IoC)
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.065% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1105 1528 1175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.16% 85.08% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 892 688
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 39 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% +61.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £14.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD

Inversion of Control
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
2 6 (85.71%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Ninject
3 1 (14.29%) SignalR
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL