The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 84 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 8 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 1.53% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.61% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 14
Median daily rate £358 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £21.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.06%

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
1329 1861 1325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 94.95% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 1070 784
Median daily rate £375 £370 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £524 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 59 69
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Web Developer in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +5 1 £315 -3.07% 2
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Web Development
2 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 25 (65.79%) CSS
4 23 (60.53%) HTML
5 19 (50.00%) .NET
6 17 (44.74%) MVC
7 16 (42.11%) C#
8 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
9 14 (36.84%) CMS
10 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
11 11 (28.95%) HTML5
12 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
12 10 (26.32%) SQL
12 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
13 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
14 8 (21.05%) MySQL
14 8 (21.05%) Content Management
15 7 (18.42%) Scrum
15 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
15 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (18.42%) jQuery
16 6 (15.79%) Python
16 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
16 6 (15.79%) PHP
16 6 (15.79%) Java
17 5 (13.16%) Degree
17 5 (13.16%) WordPress
17 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
17 5 (13.16%) Sitefinity

Web 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 14 (36.84%) CMS
2 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
3 5 (13.16%) Sitefinity
3 5 (13.16%) WordPress
4 4 (10.53%) GeoServer
4 4 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Drupal
5 1 (2.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) GIS
3 4 (10.53%) phpMyAdmin
4 3 (7.89%) Couchbase
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) Babel
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) gulp
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) CSS
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
4 11 (28.95%) HTML5
5 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
7 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (18.42%) jQuery
8 4 (10.53%) CakePHP
8 4 (10.53%) CSS3
8 4 (10.53%) Leaflet
8 4 (10.53%) OpenLayers
8 4 (10.53%) PostGIS
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) React
9 3 (7.89%) REST
9 3 (7.89%) WebSockets
9 3 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Economics
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Web Development
2 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Content Management
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 1 (2.63%) BDD
9 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.63%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.63%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.63%) System Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 16 (42.11%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) ESRI
1 4 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) Telerik
3 1 (2.63%) Zend