The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oldham 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank - 2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham - 20.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oldham 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
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 89.29% 80.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £325 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +225.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £10.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% +186.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oldham 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 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oldham 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate