The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 51.72% 41.67% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.56% 41.67% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 8
Average daily rate £425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
27 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 93.10% 100.00% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 20
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) TDD
3 17 (68.00%) Scrum
4 16 (64.00%) Java
5 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) Web Services
5 14 (56.00%) JSON
5 14 (56.00%) REST
6 13 (52.00%) BDD
7 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 10 (40.00%) High Availability
7 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (40.00%) RESTful
7 10 (40.00%) Scala
7 10 (40.00%) XML
7 10 (40.00%) Linux
7 10 (40.00%) HTTP
8 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (24.00%) Android
9 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (24.00%) OOP
9 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
10 5 (20.00%) Android Development
10 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.00%) .NET
11 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (16.00%) HTML
11 4 (16.00%) Subversion

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) JSON
1 14 (56.00%) REST
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
2 10 (40.00%) RESTful
2 10 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) CSS3
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
4 2 (8.00%) WPF
4 2 (8.00%) XSLT
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) BBC
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Android
2 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) TDD
3 17 (68.00%) Scrum
4 13 (52.00%) BDD
5 10 (40.00%) High Availability
5 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (24.00%) OOP
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Android Development
7 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
10 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
10 2 (8.00%) MVC
10 2 (8.00%) MVVM
10 2 (8.00%) OO
10 2 (8.00%) OOD
11 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Scala
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
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