The table below looks at the statistics for Structured Cabling skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Cabling
Rank - - 84
Contract jobs citing Structured Cabling 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £243 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
-28.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -24.13%
Structured Cabling
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
269 236 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.58% 14.20% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 114 55
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Structured Cabling
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Structured Cabling as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Structured Cabling Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Structured Cabling
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Structured Cabling Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Structured Cabling
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Structured Cabling Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester