The median contractor rate for a Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oldham during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developer
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oldham 7.69% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oldham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oldham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 11 11 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 84.62% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £175 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £200 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Oldham

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Oldham

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Oldham

Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) PEAR
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) API Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
1 1 (33.33%) Guerrilla Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) PEAR
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Testing
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (33.33%) Guerrilla Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA