The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 96 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate £425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Technical Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1732 1360 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 95.84% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 799 576
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £263 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 60 51
Average hourly rate £17.30 £14.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £450 -
Technical Developer
North West

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (34.78%) MVC
5 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
5 7 (30.43%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (26.09%) Unix
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Workflow
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (17.39%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Modbus
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Essbase
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) JUnit
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.35%) CppUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) Ajax
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) JSP
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) XSD
5 3 (13.04%) SOAP
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) JSON
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
7 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iPad
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) CCTV
4 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) Workflow
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) B2C
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Data Validation
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Kanban
4 4 (17.39%) SEO
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) OWASP
5 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) hybris
2 4 (17.39%) Informatica
3 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat