The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had PC Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PC Engineer
Rank 99 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs requiring a PC Engineer 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £106 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £114 £130 £135
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.17 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% +6.38%
PC Engineer
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
1688 1426 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.94% 95.51% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 840 646
Median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 62
Median hourly rate £12.58 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

PC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured PC Engineer in the job title.

PC Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PC Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PC Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PC Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PC Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester