Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 20 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.

Developer
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 21 51 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 21.00% 62.20% 37.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.60% 63.75% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 16
Salford median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £350 £248 £313
90th Percentile £450 £513 £488
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +24.03% -19.38% +20.77%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 89 80 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 89.00% 97.56% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 35
Salford median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £171 £220
90th Percentile £545 £475 £453
Manchester median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Salford median hourly rate £12.08 £15.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.45% +10.33% -30.73%
10th Percentile £10.78 £13.31 £9.82
90th Percentile £12.31 £22.80 £17.56
Manchester median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Salford

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Salford

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Salford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Salford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 Salford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) Node.js
4 7 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (33.33%) DevOps
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (19.05%) Mocha
7 4 (19.05%) GStreamer
7 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) ES6
8 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
8 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.76%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Mocha
3 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Grunt
4 2 (9.52%) gulp
4 2 (9.52%) webpack
5 1 (4.76%) Babel
5 1 (4.76%) Gatling
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) PhantomJS
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.76%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Economy
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
1 8 (38.10%) Node.js
2 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) GStreamer
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) Sass
6 2 (9.52%) FFmpeg
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) Pixi.js
6 2 (9.52%) React
6 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) WebGL
7 1 (4.76%) Express
7 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) IPTV
1 2 (9.52%) Streaming Video
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
6 2 (9.52%) UX Design
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) ES6
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Clojure
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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