Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for MorphX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MorphX over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Microsoft MorphX
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 160 147
Rank change year-on-year +23 -13 -21
Contract jobs citing MorphX 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.086% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.57% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Manchester median daily rate £400 £278 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.14% -49.55% +29.41%
North West median daily rate £400 £278 £550
% change year-on-year +44.14% -49.55% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

MorphX is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 509 530 518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.33% 15.13% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 370 300
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £306 £268
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

MorphX
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MorphX in Manchester

MorphX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MorphX in Manchester

MorphX
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 MorphX within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Bolton -1 3 £400 +44.14%
MorphX
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MorphX 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 MorphX.

1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (100.00%) X++
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

MorphX
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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft