The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £440 £455
% change year-on-year
+5.11% -3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
729 690 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.30% 96.50% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 423 411
Median daily rate £388 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Technical Developer in the job title.

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Technical 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 Birmingham region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JSP

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java