The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 105 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.28% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.20 £20.50 £14.24
% change year-on-year
-30.73% +43.96%
Software Deployment
North West

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
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Software Deployment
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment.

1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow