Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Linux Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Linux Support
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 152 144
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.054% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.057% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Manchester median daily rate - £293 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.95% -
North West median daily rate £310 £325 £273
% change year-on-year -4.62% +19.27% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2643 3489 3107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.96% 95.02% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 2065 1741
Manchester median daily rate £375 £391 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +7.72% +7.41%
10th Percentile £221 £225 £214
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 81 121
Manchester median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.75 £36.25
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £18.96 £18.46
% change year-on-year +10.74% +2.72% +8.59%

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Manchester

Linux Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Support in Manchester

Linux Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux Support in Manchester