Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Cross-Browser Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cross-Browser Development over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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.

Cross-Browser Development
England > North West
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 199 220
Rank change year-on-year +52 +21 -
Contract jobs citing Cross-Browser Development 1 1 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.033% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.023% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £310 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £305 £500 £363
90th Percentile £315 £500 £388
England median daily rate £463 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +19.35% -3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £26.50 -

Cross-Browser 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,481 4,419 5,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.53% 85.97% 86.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,516 2,856 3,209
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £233 £263 £260
90th Percentile £639 £619 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 172 247
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.31 £22.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.02% +16.17% -37.18%
10th Percentile £12.39 £13.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.93 £50.72 £51.25
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.91 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.40% +13.23% -13.73%

Cross-Browser Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cross-Browser Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cross-Browser Development in the North West

Cross-Browser Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cross-Browser Development in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Cross-Browser Development in the North West

Cross-Browser Development
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cross-Browser Development within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Manchester - 1 £310 -
Cross-Browser Development
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cross-Browser Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cross-Browser Development.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Cross-Browser Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB