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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 79 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.089% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £300 £235
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +27.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +33.33%
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
1032 830 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.71% 73.91% 70.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 440 391
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £110.00 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (33.33%) Semantic Web
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) SPARQL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) RavenDB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XHTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Linked Data
2 2 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) RDF
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) SPARQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp