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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 67.57% 35.00% 32.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 69.44% 35.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £356 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.63
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.94%
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
36 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 97.30% 100.00% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 15
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £115 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.60 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 May 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 May 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 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) TDD
3 24 (50.00%) BDD
4 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 16 (33.33%) Java
5 16 (33.33%) CSS
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
7 13 (27.08%) User Experience
8 12 (25.00%) Node.js
8 12 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (25.00%) Web Services
8 12 (25.00%) Scala
8 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
9 11 (22.92%) RESTful
9 11 (22.92%) High Availability
9 11 (22.92%) JSON
9 11 (22.92%) XML
9 11 (22.92%) Linux
9 11 (22.92%) HTTP
9 11 (22.92%) Scrum
9 11 (22.92%) REST
10 10 (20.83%) React
10 10 (20.83%) PHP
11 9 (18.75%) OO
11 9 (18.75%) Android
11 9 (18.75%) Android Development
12 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
12 8 (16.67%) OOP
13 7 (14.58%) Mobile Development

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 12 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) Power BI
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Ant
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) CSS
2 12 (25.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) JSON
3 11 (22.92%) REST
3 11 (22.92%) RESTful
3 11 (22.92%) XML
4 10 (20.83%) React
5 5 (10.42%) HTML
5 5 (10.42%) Visualforce
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) XSLT
7 2 (4.17%) .NET
7 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.08%) CSS3
8 1 (2.08%) HTML5
8 1 (2.08%) Sass
8 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) User Experience
2 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) TDD
3 24 (50.00%) BDD
4 12 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (22.92%) High Availability
5 11 (22.92%) Scrum
6 9 (18.75%) Android Development
6 9 (18.75%) OO
7 8 (16.67%) OOP
8 7 (14.58%) Mobile Development
9 5 (10.42%) SDLC
10 4 (8.33%) Front End Development
10 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
11 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.08%) ETL
12 1 (2.08%) Migration
12 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
12 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) Scala
5 10 (20.83%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) Apex Code
7 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.17%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.08%) Tableau