The first table below looks at the demand for LiveLink 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 LiveLink over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 81 88
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.090% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.45% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
184 220 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.67% 19.73% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 98 138
Average daily rate £325 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £34.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester