The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Symbian Ltd.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symbian
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Symbian 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £295 £108
% change year-on-year
- +174.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Symbian
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
755 712 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.92% 42.84% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 338 273
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £10.01 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £20.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Symbian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Symbian
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Symbian Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Symbian
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Symbian Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester