The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Salford region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 48.72% 36.00% 40.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 39.13% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 12
Median daily rate £360 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £264 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +10.22%
Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 97.44% 92.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 21
Median daily rate £375 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -30.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Salford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Salford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) BDD
3 22 (43.14%) TDD
4 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 20 (39.22%) CSS
5 19 (37.25%) User Experience
6 15 (29.41%) OOP
6 15 (29.41%) Android
7 14 (27.45%) Android Development
8 13 (25.49%) Node.js
9 11 (21.57%) OO
9 11 (21.57%) PHP
10 10 (19.61%) React
11 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
11 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
11 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
11 9 (17.65%) HTML
12 8 (15.69%) SQL
13 7 (13.73%) Java
13 7 (13.73%) Scrum
14 6 (11.76%) Subversion
14 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
14 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
14 6 (11.76%) iOS Development
15 5 (9.80%) SDLC
15 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
15 5 (9.80%) Visualforce
15 5 (9.80%) Apex Code
15 5 (9.80%) Web Services
15 5 (9.80%) Ant

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Power BI
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) Ant
3 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Calabash
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) JsTestDriver
4 1 (1.96%) QUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Robotium
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) CSS
2 13 (25.49%) Node.js
3 10 (19.61%) React
4 9 (17.65%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) Visualforce
5 5 (9.80%) Web Services
6 3 (5.88%) .NET
6 3 (5.88%) JSON
6 3 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) RESTful
6 3 (5.88%) XML
7 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.92%) HTML5
7 2 (3.92%) Spring
8 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.96%) CSS3
8 1 (1.96%) Sass
8 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.96%) XHTML
8 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) User Experience
2 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Animation
4 1 (1.96%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Android
2 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) BDD
3 22 (43.14%) TDD
4 15 (29.41%) OOP
5 14 (27.45%) Android Development
6 11 (21.57%) OO
7 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
8 7 (13.73%) Scrum
9 6 (11.76%) iOS Development
9 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
10 5 (9.80%) SDLC
11 4 (7.84%) Project Management
11 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
12 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
13 2 (3.92%) Data Management
13 2 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) PHP
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) Apex Code
6 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.88%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.96%) Tableau