Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 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.

Internet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 123 101
Rank change year-on-year +27 -22 -8
Contract jobs citing Internet 42 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.49% 0.90% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.55% 6.20% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 16
Manchester median daily rate £419 £476 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.07% +20.95% +16.67%
10th Percentile £319 £353 £274
90th Percentile £488 £661 £531
North West median daily rate £400 £406 £500
% change year-on-year -1.54% -18.75% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 1
Manchester median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -21.05% +97.40%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.20 £18.50
90th Percentile £20.80 £16.84 £19.50
North West median hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.62% -10.27% +53.90%

Internet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 398 532 434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.15% 14.56% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 282 213
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -
10th Percentile £183 £213 £190
90th Percentile £548 £544 £488
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 31
Manchester median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -22.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.11 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.00 £38.25 £36.25
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £16.92
% change year-on-year +5.08% -12.83% -15.40%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Manchester

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Manchester

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Manchester

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -6 1 £450 +5.26%
Internet
North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Internet.

1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) Automotive
4 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) Internet of Things
6 5 (11.90%) User Stories
6 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
6 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (11.90%) Google
7 4 (9.52%) Proofpoint
7 4 (9.52%) CSS
7 4 (9.52%) Java
7 4 (9.52%) Symantec
7 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
7 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
7 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 4 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
7 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (9.52%) Office 365
7 4 (9.52%) Skype
8 3 (7.14%) User Experience
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.14%) Smallworld
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.38%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.14%) MicroStation
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Skype
1 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) NFC
3 1 (2.38%) RFID
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (33.33%) Automotive
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 14 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Help Desk Support
3 10 (23.81%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) Material Design
5 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Internet of Things
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.76%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) NetWare
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) User Stories
5 3 (7.14%) Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.14%) Kanban
5 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Use Case
5 3 (7.14%) Web Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Google
3 4 (9.52%) Proofpoint
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec
4 3 (7.14%) Autodesk
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) hybris
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Lotus
6 1 (2.38%) Twitter
6 1 (2.38%) Xamarin