The table below looks at the statistics for Trac skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Trac over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trac
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs citing Trac 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
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
290 218 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.18% 11.68% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 131 140
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £258 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Trac
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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