The table below looks at the statistics for Mason 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 Mason over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 104 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Mason 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.15% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.51% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £431 £481
% change year-on-year
-27.53% -10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
435 391 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.50% 29.87% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 255 222
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.64 £19.50 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Mason
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mason across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Mason Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mason
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mason Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Mason 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 Mason.

1 9 (90.00%) Perl
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
1 9 (90.00%) Catalyst
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Zope
2 7 (70.00%) Django
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Memcached
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Video on Demand
5 3 (30.00%) CouchDB
5 3 (30.00%) SimpleDB
5 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (10.00%) Force.com
7 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
7 1 (10.00%) Apex Code

Mason
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Mason 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 Mason. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (30.00%) SimpleDB
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Perl Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Perl Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
1 9 (90.00%) Catalyst
2 7 (70.00%) Django
3 6 (60.00%) Memcached
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Video on Demand
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Mason Frank
Rate: £140 - £160 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago