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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 16 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 11.11% 25.00% 17.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.43% 26.42% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £262 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £411 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
70 53 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 97.22% 94.64% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 39 20
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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
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 6 December 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 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (67.86%) BDD
2 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Android
3 13 (46.43%) OOP
3 13 (46.43%) Apple iOS
3 13 (46.43%) User Experience
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) Subversion
5 11 (39.29%) TDD
5 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 10 (35.71%) Project Management
6 10 (35.71%) Android Development
7 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
8 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 7 (25.00%) JSON
9 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (21.43%) HTML5
10 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
11 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (17.86%) NHS
12 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (14.29%) Games
12 4 (14.29%) Java
12 4 (14.29%) PHP

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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Subversion
3 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) Babel
4 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) PhantomJS
4 3 (10.71%) webpack
5 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.57%) Calabash
6 1 (3.57%) Hudson
6 1 (3.57%) JsTestDriver
6 1 (3.57%) JUnit
6 1 (3.57%) QUnit
6 1 (3.57%) Robotium
6 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) JSON
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.71%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
6 3 (10.71%) React
6 3 (10.71%) React Native
6 3 (10.71%) Sass
7 1 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js
7 1 (3.57%) Pixi.js
7 1 (3.57%) RESTful
7 1 (3.57%) WebGL
7 1 (3.57%) XHTML
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.57%) Animation
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Android
2 13 (46.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (67.86%) BDD
2 13 (46.43%) OOP
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) Android Development
4 10 (35.71%) Project Management
5 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
9 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (14.29%) Web Development
11 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 2 (7.14%) Data Management
12 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
12 2 (7.14%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) ES6
3 4 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) C++
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft