The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon 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 1 August 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 Abingdon 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.51% 6.67% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.51% 6.90% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£375 £278 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -6.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 100.00% 96.67% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 1
Average daily rate £400 £278 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.14% -6.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 16
Average hourly rate £9.50 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
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Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon 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 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) NUnit
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) WCF
7 1 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (11.11%) LINQ
7 1 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (11.11%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Spring.NET
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (11.11%) Ninject
6 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook