The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bolton region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 44.44% 33.33% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.15% 33.33% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.32 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
26 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 96.30% 100.00% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Average daily rate £375 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.32 £17.42 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% -52.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Developer
Manchester

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Bolton region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 13 (76.47%) C#
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 10 (58.82%) OOD
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) HTML5
4 9 (52.94%) CSS3
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) OOP
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) Scala
7 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
7 6 (35.29%) Escenic
7 6 (35.29%) Big Data
7 6 (35.29%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
7 6 (35.29%) QA
7 6 (35.29%) Spring
7 6 (35.29%) JSF
7 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) CMS
7 6 (35.29%) LAMP
7 6 (35.29%) Hibernate

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Escenic
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe CQ
1 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
1 6 (35.29%) CMS
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
1 6 (35.29%) MQSeries
1 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
2 6 (35.29%) Big Data
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML5
2 9 (52.94%) CSS3
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) Spring
4 6 (35.29%) JSF
4 6 (35.29%) Ajax
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (35.29%) LAMP
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) Java RMI
4 6 (35.29%) EJB
4 6 (35.29%) Struts
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) J2EE
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Kindle
2 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
1 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 10 (58.82%) OOD
4 7 (41.18%) OOP
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (35.29%) RUP
5 6 (35.29%) UML
6 5 (29.41%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Android Development
8 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
8 3 (17.65%) Web Design
9 2 (11.76%) SEO
9 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (5.88%) ERP
10 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Scala
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
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