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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 61.29% 36.36% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 63.33% 40.00% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £356 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +11.02%
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
30 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 96.77% 90.91% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 17
Median daily rate £220 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) TDD
3 23 (45.10%) BDD
4 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (37.25%) CSS
6 16 (31.37%) User Experience
7 12 (23.53%) Android Development
7 12 (23.53%) Node.js
7 12 (23.53%) Android
7 12 (23.53%) SQL
7 12 (23.53%) OOP
8 11 (21.57%) OO
9 10 (19.61%) PHP
9 10 (19.61%) Java
9 10 (19.61%) React
10 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
11 8 (15.69%) Mobile Development
11 8 (15.69%) HTML
11 8 (15.69%) Scrum
12 6 (11.76%) Web Services
12 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (11.76%) Scala
12 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
12 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (9.80%) High Availability
13 5 (9.80%) Visualforce
13 5 (9.80%) Apex Code
13 5 (9.80%) RESTful
13 5 (9.80%) REST
13 5 (9.80%) NoSQL

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 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) Power BI
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Ant
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.96%) JsTestDriver
4 1 (1.96%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) QUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) Node.js
3 10 (19.61%) React
4 8 (15.69%) HTML
5 6 (11.76%) Web Services
6 5 (9.80%) JSON
6 5 (9.80%) REST
6 5 (9.80%) RESTful
6 5 (9.80%) Visualforce
6 5 (9.80%) XML
7 3 (5.88%) .NET
7 3 (5.88%) Spring
8 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.92%) HTML5
9 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.96%) CSS3
9 1 (1.96%) Sass
9 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) User Experience
2 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Android
2 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) TDD
3 23 (45.10%) BDD
4 12 (23.53%) Android Development
4 12 (23.53%) OOP
5 11 (21.57%) OO
6 8 (15.69%) Mobile Development
6 8 (15.69%) Scrum
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
8 5 (9.80%) High Availability
8 5 (9.80%) SDLC
9 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Data Management
10 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Project Management
10 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) PHP
4 6 (11.76%) Scala
5 5 (9.80%) Apex Code
6 3 (5.88%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 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