The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bath 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 24 July 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 Bath 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 56.36% 38.60% 55.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 59.62% 41.51% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 11
Average daily rate
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£308 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 94.55% 92.98% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 20
Average daily rate £300 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £170 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £350 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Bath region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 26 (41.27%) HTML
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 25 (39.68%) CSS
3 24 (38.10%) .NET
3 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 23 (36.51%) C#
5 21 (33.33%) PHP
6 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
7 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
8 13 (20.63%) MVC
8 13 (20.63%) XML
8 13 (20.63%) SQL
8 13 (20.63%) TDD
9 12 (19.05%) Java
9 12 (19.05%) HTML5
10 11 (17.46%) Web Services
10 11 (17.46%) XHTML
10 11 (17.46%) Web Development
10 11 (17.46%) jQuery
11 10 (15.87%) Drupal
11 10 (15.87%) Scrum
11 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (14.29%) Sitecore
12 9 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (14.29%) XSLT
13 8 (12.70%) OO
13 8 (12.70%) OOD
13 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
13 8 (12.70%) Telecoms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 10 (15.87%) Drupal
2 7 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (3.17%) CMS
6 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Trello
3 1 (1.59%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.35%) CouchDB
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.17%) SQLite
9 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.76%) PhoneGap
4 3 (4.76%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.59%) MSTest
6 1 (1.59%) Moq
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) HTML
2 25 (39.68%) CSS
3 24 (38.10%) .NET
4 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
5 13 (20.63%) XML
6 12 (19.05%) HTML5
7 11 (17.46%) Web Services
7 11 (17.46%) XHTML
7 11 (17.46%) jQuery
8 9 (14.29%) XSLT
9 7 (11.11%) CSS3
9 7 (11.11%) LAMP
9 7 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (9.52%) Sass
10 6 (9.52%) LESS
11 5 (7.94%) Symfony
11 5 (7.94%) Ext JS
12 4 (6.35%) Batik
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Digital Media
1 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.17%) iPhone
3 2 (3.17%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
1 4 (6.35%) Android
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) MVC
1 13 (20.63%) TDD
2 11 (17.46%) Web Development
3 10 (15.87%) Scrum
4 9 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.70%) OO
5 8 (12.70%) OOD
6 7 (11.11%) Web Design
6 7 (11.11%) OOP
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.35%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.35%) Process Management
8 4 (6.35%) BDD
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.76%) Migration
10 2 (3.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) C#
2 21 (33.33%) PHP
3 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) SQL
5 12 (19.05%) Java
6 7 (11.11%) PHP5
7 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.35%) Scala
9 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.17%) Python
11 1 (1.59%) VB
11 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 6 (9.52%) Zend
3 3 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
5 1 (1.59%) ESRI
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Google
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