The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 177 237 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.95% 18.37% 15.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.63% 19.24% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 125 124
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £15.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +150.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1004 1232 1124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.17% 95.50% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 566 595
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 64
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 125 £350 +7.69% 26
High Wycombe +1 16 £350 - 9
Newport Pagnell 0 1 £313 - 1
Stoke Mandeville - 1 £288 -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 138 (36.13%) JavaScript
2 126 (32.98%) HTML
3 121 (31.68%) Java
4 119 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (28.80%) .NET
6 109 (28.53%) CSS
7 102 (26.70%) C#
8 91 (23.82%) SQL
9 84 (21.99%) Finance
10 82 (21.47%) SQL Server
11 70 (18.32%) Banking
12 58 (15.18%) SOAP
12 58 (15.18%) XML
13 55 (14.40%) Web Development
14 54 (14.14%) AngularJS
15 51 (13.35%) HTML5
15 51 (13.35%) ASP.NET
16 50 (13.09%) MVC
17 49 (12.83%) jQuery
18 48 (12.57%) Front End Development
19 44 (11.52%) TDD
20 42 (10.99%) Oracle
21 41 (10.73%) Scrum
22 39 (10.21%) WebSphere
22 39 (10.21%) Spring
23 37 (9.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 35 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
25 34 (8.90%) IBM
26 32 (8.38%) J2EE
26 32 (8.38%) User Experience

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 39 (10.21%) WebSphere
2 18 (4.71%) IIS
3 17 (4.45%) SAS
4 16 (4.19%) Apache
5 10 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.83%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.57%) JBoss
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.79%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.79%) Node.js
9 3 (0.79%) WordPress
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.52%) CICS
10 2 (0.52%) Drupal
10 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.26%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.66%) MS Office
3 9 (2.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.57%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.83%) SAP R/3
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.79%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.26%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.79%) Office 365
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) Force.com
3 2 (0.52%) Heroku
4 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.07%) HTTP
2 14 (3.66%) LDAP
2 14 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.40%) SMTP
4 7 (1.83%) SSL
5 6 (1.57%) Internet
6 4 (1.05%) FTP
6 4 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.79%) Intranet
7 3 (0.79%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.52%) DNS
8 2 (0.52%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (21.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.66%) Big Data
4 13 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.88%) DB2
6 11 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.88%) PowerCenter
7 10 (2.62%) QlikView
7 10 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.36%) Base SAS
9 7 (1.83%) BusinessObjects XI
9 7 (1.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 6 (1.57%) MySQL
10 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (7.33%) Eclipse
2 18 (4.71%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.66%) Android Studio
4 11 (2.88%) Grunt
5 10 (2.62%) JUnit
5 10 (2.62%) Selenium
6 9 (2.36%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.36%) gulp
6 9 (2.36%) Maven
7 8 (2.09%) Subversion
7 8 (2.09%) webpack
7 8 (2.09%) Xcode
8 5 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.05%) Ant
9 4 (1.05%) JIRA
9 4 (1.05%) NUnit
9 4 (1.05%) Rational Rose
10 3 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.79%) Toad
10 3 (0.79%) XMLSpy
General
1 84 (21.99%) Finance
2 70 (18.32%) Banking
3 11 (2.88%) Retail
4 9 (2.36%) Marketing
5 6 (1.57%) Automotive
5 6 (1.57%) Legal
6 4 (1.05%) Back Office
6 4 (1.05%) Electronics
6 4 (1.05%) Law
6 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.79%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (32.98%) HTML
2 110 (28.80%) .NET
3 109 (28.53%) CSS
4 58 (15.18%) SOAP
4 58 (15.18%) XML
5 54 (14.14%) AngularJS
6 51 (13.35%) ASP.NET
6 51 (13.35%) HTML5
7 49 (12.83%) jQuery
8 39 (10.21%) Spring
9 37 (9.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 35 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (8.38%) J2EE
12 30 (7.85%) Hibernate
12 30 (7.85%) Web Services
13 29 (7.59%) JSP
14 26 (6.81%) CSS3
14 26 (6.81%) WCF
15 25 (6.54%) .NET Framework
16 24 (6.28%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.38%) User Experience
2 24 (6.28%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.62%) DataPower
6 7 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (1.57%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.31%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.31%) Cryptocurrency
9 4 (1.05%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.05%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.79%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.79%) iPad
10 3 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.79%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.12%) Android
2 22 (5.76%) Unix
3 21 (5.50%) Windows
4 16 (4.19%) Linux
5 11 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.88%) zOS
6 5 (1.31%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) MVS
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (14.40%) Web Development
3 50 (13.09%) MVC
4 48 (12.57%) Front End Development
5 44 (11.52%) TDD
6 41 (10.73%) Scrum
7 29 (7.59%) Android Development
7 29 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (7.07%) Unit Testing
9 26 (6.81%) OO
10 20 (5.24%) Software Engineering
11 19 (4.97%) ETL
12 16 (4.19%) Open Source
12 16 (4.19%) Workflow
13 15 (3.93%) DevOps
13 15 (3.93%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (3.93%) SOA
13 15 (3.93%) Use Case
14 14 (3.66%) Software Architecture
15 13 (3.40%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 138 (36.13%) JavaScript
2 121 (31.68%) Java
3 102 (26.70%) C#
4 91 (23.82%) SQL
5 30 (7.85%) PHP
6 16 (4.19%) T-SQL
7 14 (3.66%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.66%) VB
8 12 (3.14%) C++
9 10 (2.62%) ABAP
9 10 (2.62%) Perl
9 10 (2.62%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.36%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.09%) CoffeeScript
11 8 (2.09%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.83%) JCL
13 6 (1.57%) Python
14 5 (1.31%) COBOL
15 4 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.79%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 15 (3.93%) Degree
2 8 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.83%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.52%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) MCSD
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.57%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Control-M
2 3 (0.79%) Nagios
3 1 (0.26%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (10.99%) Oracle
2 34 (8.90%) IBM
3 27 (7.07%) Microsoft
4 21 (5.50%) SAP
5 13 (3.40%) Adobe
6 9 (2.36%) Informatica
7 7 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.83%) Sun
8 4 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.05%) Remedy
8 4 (1.05%) Tableau
9 3 (0.79%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.52%) Google
10 2 (0.52%) RedGate
10 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.26%) hybris
11 1 (0.26%) QNX
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