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 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 73 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 15 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 2.60% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.79% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 11
Average daily rate
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£310 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £265 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £450 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £28.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
1377 1181 882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.44% 93.07% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 608 416
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 65 82
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
Rochdale +1 1 - - 1
Bolton - 1 £263 - 1
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 36 (81.82%) HTML
2 35 (79.55%) CSS
3 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 22 (50.00%) jQuery
5 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.82%) MVC
6 14 (31.82%) PHP
6 14 (31.82%) .NET
7 13 (29.55%) C#
7 13 (29.55%) Web Development
8 12 (27.27%) CSS3
8 12 (27.27%) MySQL
8 12 (27.27%) TDD
9 11 (25.00%) HTML5
10 10 (22.73%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) OO
11 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
12 8 (18.18%) BDD
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
13 7 (15.91%) Python
13 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
14 6 (13.64%) LAMP
14 6 (13.64%) OOP
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
14 6 (13.64%) Web Services
14 6 (13.64%) Django
14 6 (13.64%) Ajax
15 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
15 5 (11.36%) KnockoutJS

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Drupal
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.27%) PhantomJS
3 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) HTML
2 35 (79.55%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) jQuery
4 14 (31.82%) .NET
5 12 (27.27%) CSS3
6 11 (25.00%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.64%) LAMP
9 6 (13.64%) Web Services
9 6 (13.64%) Django
9 6 (13.64%) Ajax
10 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
10 5 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (11.36%) XML
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.09%) Celery
11 4 (9.09%) Laravel
11 4 (9.09%) Qt
12 3 (6.82%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Social Media
2 1 (2.27%) Derivative
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) MVC
3 13 (29.55%) Web Development
4 12 (27.27%) TDD
5 10 (22.73%) OO
6 8 (18.18%) BDD
7 6 (13.64%) OOP
7 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.82%) SEO
9 3 (6.82%) Content Management
9 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
9 3 (6.82%) SDLC
10 2 (4.55%) Analytics
10 2 (4.55%) Web Design
10 2 (4.55%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (4.55%) MVVM
11 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.82%) PHP
3 13 (29.55%) C#
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (4.55%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) PHP5
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Zend
1 2 (4.55%) Twitter
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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