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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 99 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £253
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +23.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
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
1450 1002 878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.25% 76.66% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 597 469
Average daily rate £388 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 45
Average hourly rate £33.64 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.26% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 3 £350 -
Software Deployment
North West

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) OpenScape
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) OpenScape
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos