The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP 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 OpenUP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Unified Process
Rank - - 94
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
970 871 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.22% 72.22% 65.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 464 472
Average daily rate £338 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OpenUP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OpenUP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester