The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 99 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £380 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £545 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -
Development Manager
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
1579 1830 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.99% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 1030 841
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 £550 £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 70 65
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +29.62%
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 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Development Manager
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 Development Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £400 -
Development Manager
North West

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Development Manager 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 Development Manager in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (10.00%) WebGL
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Game Development
5 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis

Development Manager 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 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WebGL
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft