Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 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
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 131 149
Rank change year-on-year +60 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 4 14 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 1.76% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Median daily rate £450 £750 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +87.50% +13.48%
10th Percentile £388 £288 £374
90th Percentile £544 £825 £483
North West median daily rate £413 £725 £400
% change year-on-year -43.10% +81.25% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 235 795 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 26.98% 28.37% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 512 535
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £172 £185 £215
90th Percentile £600 £600 £554
North West median daily rate £375 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 39
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -30.89% +21.84%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.25 £12.64
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.53 £32.50
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.50 £23.15
% change year-on-year -3.66% -11.45% +15.75%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester.

Hourly rate trend for Algorithms in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Data Science
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) GCP
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) RS-232
3 1 (25.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Robotic Control
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

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 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) RS-232
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Science
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Robotic Control
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree