Period
to 22 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Web Applications Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Application Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 137 152
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.033% 0.072% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.076% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +26.87% +7.20%
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £330
% change year-on-year -5.88% +28.79% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £47.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,849 2,648 3,538
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 94.88% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,835 1,644 2,025
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £212 £220
90th Percentile £575 £545 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 65 87
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.45% -8.82% +22.57%
10th Percentile £11.93 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £22.52
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.19% +28.69%

Web Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Web Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Web Applications Developer in Manchester

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Applications Developer in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Applications Developer in Manchester

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Applications Developer in Manchester

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, Web Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) PyCharm

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) PyCharm
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian