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 3 months to 28 April 2017 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 37 58
Rank change year-on-year -24 +21  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 29 79 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.07% 4.35% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 5.29% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 63 23
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +4.28% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.21% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.15 £30.60
% change year-on-year +120.38% -40.67%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1132 1493 1278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.63% 82.17% 77.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 909 684
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 £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +16.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 7 £325 -7.14% 7
Bolton - 4 £400 - 1
Salford -4 2 £438 +2.94% 1
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 - -
Web Development
North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
2 32 (59.26%) HTML
2 32 (59.26%) CSS
3 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (38.89%) .NET
4 21 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 19 (35.19%) HTML5
6 18 (33.33%) User Experience
7 17 (31.48%) C#
7 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
8 16 (29.63%) Scrum
9 15 (27.78%) MVC
9 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 14 (25.93%) jQuery
11 12 (22.22%) CMS
12 11 (20.37%) CSS3
13 9 (16.67%) Node.js
13 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 9 (16.67%) JIRA
14 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
14 8 (14.81%) Entity Framework
15 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
15 7 (12.96%) React
15 7 (12.96%) Wireframes
15 7 (12.96%) Prototyping
15 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (12.96%) EPiServer
15 7 (12.96%) Adobe Illustrator

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 12 (22.22%) CMS
2 7 (12.96%) EPiServer
3 5 (9.26%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.56%) Kentico
6 2 (3.70%) WordPress
7 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (1.85%) Drupal
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.85%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.85%) GitHub
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.70%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) JIRA
2 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.41%) Axure RP
4 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.70%) Babel
6 2 (3.70%) Grunt
6 2 (3.70%) Mocha
6 2 (3.70%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.85%) Gatling
7 1 (1.85%) gulp
7 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium
7 1 (1.85%) webpack
7 1 (1.85%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (9.26%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 9 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Angular Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.26%) UX Developer
7 4 (7.41%) EPiServer Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.56%) CMS Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.56%) Junior
8 3 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) CSS
1 32 (59.26%) HTML
2 21 (38.89%) .NET
2 21 (38.89%) AngularJS
3 19 (35.19%) HTML5
4 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 14 (25.93%) jQuery
6 11 (20.37%) CSS3
7 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 9 (16.67%) Node.js
8 8 (14.81%) Entity Framework
9 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.96%) React
10 6 (11.11%) Ajax
10 6 (11.11%) REST
10 6 (11.11%) SVG
11 5 (9.26%) Web Services
12 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (7.41%) Sass
13 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Android
1 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Scrum
3 15 (27.78%) MVC
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
4 7 (12.96%) Prototyping
4 7 (12.96%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) Wireframes
5 6 (11.11%) DevOps
5 6 (11.11%) SDLC
5 6 (11.11%) Use Case
6 5 (9.26%) Content Management
6 5 (9.26%) Kanban
6 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
7 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
2 17 (31.48%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Python
5 4 (7.41%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
6 3 (5.56%) Groovy
6 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.70%) Scala
7 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) ISSAP
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe
3 1 (1.85%) Kofax
3 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow