The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Spiceworks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spiceworks over the 3 months to 30 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Spiceworks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spiceworks
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Spiceworks 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £160 -
% change year-on-year
+52.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £10.00
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North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
590 538 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.48% 48.60% 47.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 276 236
Average daily rate £350 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 39
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.15 £20.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% -15.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.65 £10.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Spiceworks
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spiceworks across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Spiceworks Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Spiceworks
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spiceworks Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Spiceworks
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spiceworks Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Spiceworks
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Spiceworks 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 Spiceworks.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Spiceworks
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Spiceworks 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 Spiceworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds