The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Developer
England / North West
Rank 130 135 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 4 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £438 £405
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2490 3533 3137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.86% 94.92% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 2113 1720
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 189 202
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% +42.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Technical Developer in the job title.

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Developer
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 Technical Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +11 3 £400 +6.66%
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Technical 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 North West region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
4 3 (30.00%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin