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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 95 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 10 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.77% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Median daily rate £115 £170 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £77 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £259
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £230 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
Junior
North West

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
1569 1808 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.12% 93.92% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 1019 851
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 70 67
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Salford - 1 - - 1
Junior
North West

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Games
4 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Games
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (4.17%) Document Management
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) X++
6 1 (4.17%) MorphX
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management

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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MorphX
1 1 (4.17%) WiX
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Games
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
2 3 (12.50%) Web Development
2 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) SDLC
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.17%) SSADM
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
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