The median contractor rate for a Web Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 103 97
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Manager 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% 0.17% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.18% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £488 £485 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.51% +20.49%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -15.15% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.52% +30.76%  

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 1240 1696 1549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.87% 94.54% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 981 810
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 34 48
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.64 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +11.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Web Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Web Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Manager in Manchester

Web Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Manager in Manchester

Web Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Web Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Blog
5 1 (14.29%) Podcast

Web Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blog
1 1 (14.29%) Podcast
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore