The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Oldham 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank - 1 1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham - 53.85% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 58.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £170 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £160.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 85.71% 92.31% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Average daily rate £300 £165 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -52.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £9.98 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Developer
Manchester

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 7 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP