The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Refactoring
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £340 £300 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £56.00

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
1115 1575 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.90% 82.76% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 912 671
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Couchbase
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services

Refactoring
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Couchbase
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) SAX
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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