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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 75 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 31 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.69% 2.43% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.54% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 16
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £284 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £376 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.86% +27.51%
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
1744 1339 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.94% 95.78% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 783 576
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 51
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Bolton - 4 £325 - 1
Oldham - 2 - - 1
Stockport - 2 £325 -
Altrincham - 1 £275 - 1
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 36 (80.00%) CSS
2 34 (75.56%) HTML
2 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) .NET
4 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
5 18 (40.00%) jQuery
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.11%) Web Development
6 14 (31.11%) C#
6 14 (31.11%) MVC
6 14 (31.11%) HTML5
7 13 (28.89%) PHP
7 13 (28.89%) SQL
8 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
8 11 (24.44%) Intranet
9 10 (22.22%) VB.NET
9 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 9 (20.00%) XML
10 9 (20.00%) Classic ASP
10 9 (20.00%) TDD
10 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.00%) CSS3
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.78%) VBScript
11 8 (17.78%) XSLT
12 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
13 6 (13.33%) Sass
13 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (13.33%) User Experience
13 6 (13.33%) SEO

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.44%) WordPress
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
1 2 (4.44%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.22%) OpenCart
2 1 (2.22%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (8.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.22%) Grunt
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) CSS
2 34 (75.56%) HTML
3 26 (57.78%) .NET
4 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
5 18 (40.00%) jQuery
6 14 (31.11%) HTML5
7 9 (20.00%) Classic ASP
7 9 (20.00%) CSS3
7 9 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (17.78%) XSLT
9 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.33%) Ajax
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (13.33%) Sass
11 5 (11.11%) LESS
11 5 (11.11%) XHTML
12 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.67%) Web Services
13 2 (4.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.44%) Online Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (31.11%) MVC
1 14 (31.11%) Web Development
2 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) SEO
4 6 (13.33%) Web Design
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.67%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 2 (4.44%) High Availability
8 2 (4.44%) OOP
8 2 (4.44%) Open Source
8 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) PHP
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
5 10 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 8 (17.78%) VBScript
7 4 (8.89%) XPath
8 3 (6.67%) Java
9 1 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (2.22%) ECMAScript
9 1 (2.22%) ES6
9 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe
2 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.22%) Ektron
3 1 (2.22%) Facebook
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) PayPal
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Zend
Bury
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £17.30 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £225 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £125 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago