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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 101 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 6 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.70% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Median daily rate £425 £325 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +6.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-64.44% +57.89%
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
1553 1844 1376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.89% 94.13% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1028 1046 842
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 71 68
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Android
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) WebGL
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Android Development
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Games
7 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) React Native
7 4 (28.57%) React
7 4 (28.57%) ES6
7 4 (28.57%) Pixi.js
7 4 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (14.29%) Mobile Games
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) J2EE
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Android Studio
2 2 (14.29%) CocoaPods
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 6 (42.86%) WebGL
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) Pixi.js
2 4 (28.57%) React
2 4 (28.57%) React Native
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 2 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Games
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Android Development
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) 3D Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Game Development
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) ES6
3 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JCL
5 1 (7.14%) Lua
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) WorldPay