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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 80 81 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 24 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 0.97% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.02% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 25
Average daily rate £350 £316 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £353 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £17.86 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -37.33%
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
1714 1576 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.64% 95.05% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 824 680
Average daily rate £395 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 64
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stockport - 2 £333 - 4
Salford - 1 £425 -
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 52 (96.30%) Web Development
2 46 (85.19%) CSS
3 45 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 38 (70.37%) HTML
5 27 (50.00%) .NET
6 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
6 23 (42.59%) jQuery
7 22 (40.74%) AngularJS
8 17 (31.48%) HTML5
8 17 (31.48%) TDD
9 16 (29.63%) C#
10 15 (27.78%) XML
10 15 (27.78%) CSS3
11 14 (25.93%) SQL
11 14 (25.93%) MVC
12 13 (24.07%) XSLT
12 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
13 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (22.22%) Sass
14 11 (20.37%) Intranet
14 11 (20.37%) T-SQL
14 11 (20.37%) VB.NET
14 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.67%) PHP
15 9 (16.67%) Finance
16 8 (14.81%) VBScript
16 8 (14.81%) Classic ASP
16 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (12.96%) Grunt

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (3.70%) CMS
1 2 (3.70%) WordPress
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
1 1 (1.85%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Grunt
1 7 (12.96%) Jasmine
1 7 (12.96%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) Subversion
4 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) CSS
2 38 (70.37%) HTML
3 27 (50.00%) .NET
4 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
4 23 (42.59%) jQuery
5 22 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 17 (31.48%) HTML5
7 15 (27.78%) CSS3
7 15 (27.78%) XML
8 13 (24.07%) XSLT
9 12 (22.22%) Sass
10 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (14.81%) Classic ASP
11 7 (12.96%) J2EE
11 7 (12.96%) JDBC
11 7 (12.96%) Spring
12 6 (11.11%) Ajax
13 5 (9.26%) LESS
14 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (7.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Online Banking
1 5 (9.26%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Graphic Design
2 2 (3.70%) NHS
2 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.70%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (96.30%) Web Development
2 17 (31.48%) TDD
3 14 (25.93%) MVC
4 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
8 5 (9.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (9.26%) SEO
9 3 (5.56%) Time Management
9 3 (5.56%) Web Design
10 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.70%) OO
10 2 (3.70%) Open Source
10 2 (3.70%) Scrum
10 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.85%) API Integration
11 1 (1.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (29.63%) C#
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) T-SQL
4 11 (20.37%) VB.NET
5 9 (16.67%) PHP
6 8 (14.81%) VBScript
7 7 (12.96%) Java
8 4 (7.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe
2 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.85%) Facebook
2 1 (1.85%) Google
2 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.85%) WorldPay
2 1 (1.85%) Zend
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