The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 97 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £362 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £418 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Applications Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1771 1545 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 95.25% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 927 668
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 61 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Developer across the Manchester region.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (21.43%) WorldPay
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
4 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) XML

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Android Studio
2 2 (14.29%) CocoaPods
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 3 (21.43%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) Cocoa
4 2 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
5 1 (7.14%) GWT
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
1 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) JCL
5 1 (7.14%) Lua
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) WorldPay
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