The first table below looks at the demand for Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Manchester region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LexisNexis Visualfiles
Rank 77 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Visualfiles 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.088% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.01% 0.87% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
133 115 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.66% 10.09% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 59 93
Average daily rate £350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £501 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
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Visualfiles
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Visualfiles Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Visualfiles
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Visualfiles Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Visualfiles
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles.

1 4 (100.00%) Legal

Visualfiles
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer