The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £478
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.00%
PhD
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
260 273 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.71% 18.12% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 128 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £163 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.65 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.62% +15.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.05 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PhD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PhD.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (66.67%) Meteor
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (66.67%) MEAN Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
2 2 (66.67%) JRuby
2 2 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Redis
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JMX
1 2 (66.67%) JRuby
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Go
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA