Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bury with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SOLID Principles
Manchester > Bury
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - +5 -
Contract jobs citing SOLID 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bury 66.67% - 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 85.71% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Bury median daily rate £363 - £350
Manchester median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bury median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - - -

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bury 77.78% 66.67% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Bury median daily rate £350 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -20.73% +173.33%
10th Percentile £303 £305 £308
90th Percentile £388 £455 £498
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bury median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year -5.26% +23.58% -21.15%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bury region with a requirement for SOLID.

1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
1 6 (100.00%) LESS
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) React
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Durandal
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS

SOLID
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 6 (100.00%) LESS
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Durandal
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree