Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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 Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 99 105
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 24 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 1.28% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 29
Manchester median daily rate £370 £335 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.45% +7.20% -3.85%
10th Percentile £244 £240 £235
90th Percentile £397 £438 £389
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £17.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.21% - -
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year -14.89% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2634 3493 3105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.07% 94.97% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1596 2063 1733
Manchester median daily rate £375 £395 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 81 120
Manchester median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £36.00 £36.38
North West median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.48
% change year-on-year +18.42% +2.81% +8.71%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Manchester

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Manchester

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Manchester

Web 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 Developer in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Manchester

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +4 6 £350 +11.11% 4
Wigan - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Web Developer
North West

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Web 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 Manchester region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 23 (95.83%) Web Development
2 21 (87.50%) CSS
3 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (66.67%) HTML
5 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) jQuery
6 9 (37.50%) TDD
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) HTML5
7 8 (33.33%) User Experience
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (29.17%) CSS3
8 7 (29.17%) QA
8 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
8 7 (29.17%) C#
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
9 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (25.00%) SMACSS
10 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
10 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) Project Management
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (16.67%) Sass
11 4 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement

Web 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) gulp
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) Gatling
5 1 (4.17%) Grunt
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.17%) Mocha
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (29.17%) CSS3
6 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Core
8 4 (16.67%) Node.js
8 4 (16.67%) Sass
9 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) SVG
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
10 2 (8.33%) DOM
10 2 (8.33%) React
10 2 (8.33%) RESTful
10 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Web Development
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) SMACSS
6 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
7 5 (20.83%) Refactoring
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Prototyping
9 3 (12.50%) Kanban
9 3 (12.50%) Use Case
9 3 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
10 2 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
1 1 (4.17%) SOASTA, Inc
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago