Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for RSpec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RSpec over the 6 months to 21 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.

RSpec
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 149
Contract jobs citing RSpec 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median daily rate - - £325
North West median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

RSpec 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 513 532 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.33% 15.10% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 371 295
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £292 £306 £267
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%

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for RSpec in Manchester

RSpec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RSpec in Manchester