The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
North West / Manchester
Rank 76 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 16 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 0.73% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.77% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £168 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £223 £235
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £12.67 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+26.33% -11.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1274 1688 1404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.31% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 973 806
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.11 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the Manchester region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 2 - -
Stockport - 1 £175 - 1
Junior
North West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Junior contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) XHTML
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Life Science
5 1 (4.35%) QA
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
5 1 (4.35%) WordPress
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) FMCG
5 1 (4.35%) SAP GRC
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Security

Junior Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) InDesign
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) XHTML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) FMCG
1 1 (4.35%) Life Science
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Project Management
1 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
1 2 (8.70%) Web Development
2 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
2 1 (4.35%) ERP
2 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
2 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Security
2 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
2 1 (4.35%) Typography
2 1 (4.35%) Web Design
2 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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