The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wigan 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 23.08% 16.67% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.50% 16.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£300 £265 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +11.57%
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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 Wigan 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
Wigan
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 61.54% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £300 £295 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +24.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wigan

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wigan

Developer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wigan 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
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