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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Manchester / Salford
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 24 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 28.24% 64.10% 40.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.38% 65.79% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 9
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
79 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 92.94% 97.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 34 21
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £459 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 28 February 2017, 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 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) ITIL
5 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 10 (29.41%) HTML5
5 10 (29.41%) ServiceNow
5 10 (29.41%) DevOps
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
6 9 (26.47%) Android
6 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
6 9 (26.47%) TDD
7 8 (23.53%) Games
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) OOP
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.59%) QA
8 7 (20.59%) BDD
8 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
8 7 (20.59%) Android Development
9 6 (17.65%) User Experience
9 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) ES6
10 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (14.71%) SQL
10 5 (14.71%) .NET

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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) Babel
3 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) webpack
5 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.88%) Mocha
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) PhantomJS
General
1 8 (23.53%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) HTML5
3 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
4 8 (23.53%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
5 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (11.76%) JSON
6 4 (11.76%) REST
7 3 (8.82%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (8.82%) Ember.js
7 3 (8.82%) Pixi.js
7 3 (8.82%) React
7 3 (8.82%) React Native
7 3 (8.82%) WebGL
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) LAMP
9 1 (2.94%) Node.js
9 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) New Media
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) IPTV
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Android
2 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Scrum
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (29.41%) DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) ITIL
3 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) Android Development
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
5 7 (20.59%) OOP
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Identity Management
6 5 (14.71%) iOS Development
6 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Release Management
6 5 (14.71%) Workflow
7 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) ES6
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Objective-C
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) ECMAScript
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.94%) Clojure
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) ServiceNow
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau