Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 138 147
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 +6
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.035% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.12% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -15.00%
10th Percentile £380 £413 £301
90th Percentile £555 £438 £405
North West median daily rate £375 £355 £410
% change year-on-year +5.63% -13.41% -14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 919 845 1,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 28.92% 29.20% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 523 755
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £175 £189 £263
90th Percentile £538 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 36
Manchester median hourly rate £21.76 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.59% +34.48% +3.57%
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.89 £11.75
90th Percentile £32.00 £40.55 £28.03
North West median hourly rate £23.25 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.69% +31.25% -8.57%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Algorithms in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Algorithms 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) MEAN Stack
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Data Science
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Naive Bayes

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MEAN Stack
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) Express
4 1 (14.29%) Flask
4 1 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (14.29%) NumPy
4 1 (14.29%) Pandas
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) SciPy
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Science
2 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (14.29%) Gradient Boosting
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Naive Bayes
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Random Forest
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Sentiment Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) R
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Hortonworks