The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.58% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1272 1712 1457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.71% 95.38% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 982 815
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £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 35 44 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Technical 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 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin