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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 102 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.42% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £463 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £444
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £46.25 -
% change year-on-year
-45.94% -
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
1740 1432 1207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.59% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 789 616
Median daily rate £383 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 69 68
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) PMP
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP