The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 141 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 15 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.21% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.23% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Average daily rate £413 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Technical Developer
England

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
3595 3063 2632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.26% 94.07% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2158 1709 1336
Average daily rate £381 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 188 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Manchester -15 11 £425 +6.25% 2
Cheshire -5 2 £425 -15.00%
Merseyside +3 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £375 -
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (30.00%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) MVC
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (23.33%) Workflow
7 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) Unix
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (13.33%) SEO
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 4 (13.33%) Validation
10 4 (13.33%) Informatica
10 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
10 4 (13.33%) B2C

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (23.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (13.33%) Confluence
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.33%) CICS
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Modbus
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) DB2
6 1 (3.33%) Essbase
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.33%) CppUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) Ajax
4 4 (13.33%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) JSP
4 4 (13.33%) Spring
4 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) XSD
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) CSS3
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) JSON
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (3.33%) WebSockets
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) CCTV
4 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Workflow
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) B2C
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) Data Validation
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
4 4 (13.33%) SEO
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) hybris
2 4 (13.33%) Informatica
3 2 (6.67%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.33%) Kofax
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat