The table below looks at the statistics for Trac 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 Trac over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trac
Rank 89 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Trac 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.069% 0.090% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Trac
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
184 144 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.70% 13.02% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 85 85
Average daily rate £325 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £394 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £28.13 £20.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.19% -45.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

Trac
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Trac Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Trac
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Trac Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Trac
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Trac 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 Trac.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) QUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Sinon.JS

Trac
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Trac 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 Trac. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) QUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Sinon.JS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP