The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 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 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 59.62% 36.62% 46.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 65.96% 39.39% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 9
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£300 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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 £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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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 Bath 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
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 90.38% 92.96% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 16
Average daily rate £300 £285 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
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 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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
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 20 August 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 29 (46.77%) HTML
1 29 (46.77%) CSS
2 26 (41.94%) MySQL
3 21 (33.87%) .NET
4 20 (32.26%) C#
5 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
5 19 (30.65%) PHP
6 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 16 (25.81%) Web Services
7 16 (25.81%) HTML5
8 14 (22.58%) XHTML
8 14 (22.58%) TDD
9 13 (20.97%) XML
9 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.35%) Java
11 11 (17.74%) CSS3
12 10 (16.13%) SQL
12 10 (16.13%) Scrum
12 10 (16.13%) Drupal
12 10 (16.13%) jQuery
13 9 (14.52%) Sitecore
13 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (14.52%) Web Development
13 9 (14.52%) XSLT
13 9 (14.52%) OO
14 8 (12.90%) OOP
14 8 (12.90%) MVC
14 8 (12.90%) OOD
14 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
14 8 (12.90%) PHP5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (16.13%) Drupal
2 7 (11.29%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.45%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) MySQL
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (6.45%) CouchDB
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.84%) JUnit
2 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) MSTest
4 1 (1.61%) Moq
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) PowerBuilder
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) HTML
1 29 (46.77%) CSS
2 21 (33.87%) .NET
3 16 (25.81%) Web Services
3 16 (25.81%) HTML5
4 14 (22.58%) XHTML
5 13 (20.97%) XML
5 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
6 11 (17.74%) CSS3
7 10 (16.13%) jQuery
8 9 (14.52%) XSLT
9 7 (11.29%) Sass
9 7 (11.29%) RESTful
10 6 (9.68%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (9.68%) LAMP
11 5 (8.06%) Symfony
12 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.45%) Akka
12 4 (6.45%) Play Framework
12 4 (6.45%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) TDD
2 10 (16.13%) Scrum
3 9 (14.52%) OO
3 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.52%) Web Development
4 8 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (12.90%) OOP
4 8 (12.90%) MVC
4 8 (12.90%) OOD
5 7 (11.29%) Web Design
6 4 (6.45%) Process Management
6 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.45%) BDD
6 4 (6.45%) Pair Programming
7 3 (4.84%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) OO PHP
7 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) C#
2 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
2 19 (30.65%) PHP
3 12 (19.35%) Java
4 10 (16.13%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) PHP5
6 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.45%) Scala
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) Python
10 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Sitecore
2 6 (9.68%) Zend
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) ESRI
5 1 (1.61%) Google
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