The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Wigan 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 16.67% 33.33% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 33.33% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £298 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Wigan
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 94.44% 100.00% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £300 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +118.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
Manchester

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) NHS
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) MDX

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft