The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oldham region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 46.67% 52.38% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 55.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Median daily rate £395 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
Developer
Manchester

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
14 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 93.33% 95.24% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 5
Median daily rate £395 £311 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.90% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £10.15 £9.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Oldham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Couchbase
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) API Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) Microservices
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) API Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SDET