Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Development
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 56 37
Rank change year-on-year -23 -19 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Development 69 106 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.46% 3.40% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 4.01% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 80 92
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £300 £256 £250
90th Percentile £456 £475 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Manchester median hourly rate - - £25.00
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +79.01% -19.00% -

Web Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,316 2,645 3,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.68% 84.88% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,509 1,665 1,831
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £231
90th Percentile £586 £550 £530
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 40 85
Manchester median hourly rate £17.76 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -6.58% +31.03%
10th Percentile £12.17 £12.23 £12.29
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.38 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £23.30 £33.00
% change year-on-year -7.72% -29.40% +73.68%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Manchester

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Manchester

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Manchester

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Manchester

Web Development
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 Development within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 +1 7 £400 +18.08% 5
Salford +4 4 £250 -37.50%
Altrincham - 2 £388 - 7
Wigan - 1 £313 - 5
Web Development
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
1 44 (63.77%) CSS
2 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (47.83%) C#
3 33 (47.83%) HTML
4 32 (46.38%) .NET
5 26 (37.68%) MVC
6 20 (28.99%) TDD
7 19 (27.54%) HTML5
8 18 (26.09%) Node.js
8 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
8 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 16 (23.19%) Scrum
9 16 (23.19%) Front End Development
10 15 (21.74%) SQL
11 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.29%) CSS3
11 14 (20.29%) jQuery
12 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (17.39%) React
13 11 (15.94%) Sass
13 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
14 10 (14.49%) REST
14 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
15 9 (13.04%) Project Management
15 9 (13.04%) Java
16 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
16 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
16 8 (11.59%) Degree
16 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API

Web Development
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 7 (10.14%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.90%) Commerce Server
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) npm
2 2 (2.90%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) AdWords
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.25%) MySQL
5 4 (5.80%) Endeca
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.45%) Redis
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) gulp
3 3 (4.35%) Hudson
3 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.45%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.45%) Grunt
5 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.45%) NUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (8.70%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 12 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.49%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (11.59%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (10.14%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
9 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Digital Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Digital Business Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) React Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Magento Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (63.77%) CSS
2 33 (47.83%) HTML
3 32 (46.38%) .NET
4 19 (27.54%) HTML5
5 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
5 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 18 (26.09%) Node.js
6 14 (20.29%) CSS3
6 14 (20.29%) jQuery
7 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (17.39%) React
8 11 (15.94%) Sass
9 10 (14.49%) REST
10 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (8.70%) Express
11 6 (8.70%) JSP
12 5 (7.25%) Ajax
12 5 (7.25%) XML
13 4 (5.80%) Spring
13 4 (5.80%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) User Experience
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.80%) Interactive TV
4 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.68%) MVC
3 20 (28.99%) TDD
4 16 (23.19%) Front End Development
4 16 (23.19%) Scrum
5 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
6 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
7 9 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) Kanban
8 6 (8.70%) OWASP
8 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Visualisation
9 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.25%) OO
9 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
9 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.25%) User Stories
10 4 (5.80%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.80%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
2 33 (47.83%) C#
3 15 (21.74%) SQL
4 9 (13.04%) Java
5 5 (7.25%) PHP
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.80%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.35%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (2.90%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.45%) Erlang
9 1 (1.45%) Groovy
9 1 (1.45%) Scala
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) FatWire
3 3 (4.35%) hybris
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.45%) Siebel
5 1 (1.45%) Twitter
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.45%) Zend