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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.076% 0.17% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.17% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.45 £39.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-37.70% +25.60%

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
1253 1725 1438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.71% 95.36% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 991 814
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Game Development

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 (20.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Game Development
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
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