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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 93 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.066% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.069% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £500 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
Technical 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
1724 1453 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.52% 95.72% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 786 611
Median daily rate £381 £351 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £188
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 29 66 63
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JUnit
2 8 (53.33%) JSP
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) B2C
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) XSD
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) SEO
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing

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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) JSP
1 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) XSD
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) iSeries
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) B2C
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Data Validation
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) SEO
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) OWASP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JCL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) hybris
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) EPiServer
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.67%) HP