Period
to 17 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 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.

Reference Data
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 151 130
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.066% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median daily rate - £275 -
North West median daily rate £250 £275 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% -38.89% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Reference Data 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 778 955 833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 28.80% 31.32% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 553 491
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £178
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 49 33
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £18.79 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.53% +7.37% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.70 £12.83 £11.32
90th Percentile £30.81 £32.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £18.09
% change year-on-year +2.50% +10.56% -4.13%

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in Manchester

Reference Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reference Data in Manchester