The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 74 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 16 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 1.77% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.90% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 12
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£363 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £293 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +94.44%
Web 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
1282 1106 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.24% 93.02% 91.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 563 620
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 96
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £18.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +3 2 £400 +14.28%
Stockport +2 1 £360 +20.00% 2
Altrincham - - - - 2
Bolton - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - - 4
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Developer in their job title.

1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 26 (70.27%) HTML
3 24 (64.86%) CSS
4 23 (62.16%) jQuery
5 18 (48.65%) HTML5
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
7 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.03%) .NET
8 10 (27.03%) PHP
9 9 (24.32%) Web Services
9 9 (24.32%) TDD
10 8 (21.62%) CSS3
10 8 (21.62%) OO
11 7 (18.92%) C#
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (13.51%) Sass
13 5 (13.51%) WebCenter
13 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
13 5 (13.51%) CMS
13 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
13 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
13 5 (13.51%) MooTools
13 5 (13.51%) Subversion
13 5 (13.51%) Dojo
13 5 (13.51%) Web Development
14 4 (10.81%) IPTV
14 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (10.81%) Web Design
14 4 (10.81%) SQL

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) Drupal
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
2 1 (2.70%) LLBLGen Pro
2 1 (2.70%) QUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Trac
2 1 (2.70%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (5.41%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Front Office
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) HTML
2 24 (64.86%) CSS
3 23 (62.16%) jQuery
4 18 (48.65%) HTML5
5 10 (27.03%) .NET
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
7 8 (21.62%) CSS3
8 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (13.51%) Sass
9 5 (13.51%) MooTools
9 5 (13.51%) Dojo
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.51%) WebCenter
10 4 (10.81%) XML
10 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (8.11%) LESS
11 3 (8.11%) XSLT
11 3 (8.11%) Ajax
11 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
12 2 (5.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.81%) IPTV
3 3 (8.11%) Open Source
4 2 (5.41%) Derivative
4 2 (5.41%) Animation
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) New Media
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) OOP
6 4 (10.81%) Web Design
6 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
7 3 (8.11%) Content Management
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.70%) System Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Progressive Enhancement
9 1 (2.70%) ATDD
9 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Line Management
9 1 (2.70%) SOA
9 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) PHP
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Orchard
2 3 (8.11%) Zend
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter