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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mason 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -
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
394 416 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.17% 29.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 258 155
Average daily rate £343 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £135.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £135.00 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) Catalyst
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Zope
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Memcached
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (50.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (50.00%) SimpleDB
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Mason
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (50.00%) SimpleDB
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Perl Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Perl Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) Catalyst
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Memcached
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java