The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 155 250 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.30% 24.58% 16.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.34% 26.71% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 151 79
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£350 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1162 936 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.22% 92.04% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 451 382
Average daily rate £350 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 92 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 24 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 95 £375 +7.14% 49
High Wycombe -1 13 £294 +23.68% 5
Aylesbury -2 4 £330 -0.37% 9
Marlow -1 1 - - 4
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - - 2
Amersham - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 115 (35.83%) JavaScript
2 104 (32.40%) HTML
3 100 (31.15%) .NET
4 95 (29.60%) C#
5 89 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (26.17%) Java
6 84 (26.17%) CSS
7 79 (24.61%) SQL
7 79 (24.61%) Finance
8 76 (23.68%) jQuery
9 74 (23.05%) SQL Server
10 68 (21.18%) MVC
11 67 (20.87%) OO
12 59 (18.38%) ASP.NET
13 42 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (12.77%) HTML5
15 38 (11.84%) TDD
16 37 (11.53%) WCF
17 32 (9.97%) Oracle
17 32 (9.97%) Web Services
18 31 (9.66%) AngularJS
19 30 (9.35%) Scrum
19 30 (9.35%) Spring
20 27 (8.41%) Eclipse
21 26 (8.10%) PHP
22 25 (7.79%) .NET Framework
22 25 (7.79%) T-SQL
22 25 (7.79%) Microsoft
23 24 (7.48%) XML
23 24 (7.48%) JSP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (5.30%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.12%) JBoss
3 9 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.87%) CMS
5 5 (1.56%) SAS
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.93%) Drupal
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.62%) Lync
8 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.62%) Apache
8 2 (0.62%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.62%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.62%) DNN
8 2 (0.62%) WordPress
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.93%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.62%) Staffware
3 2 (0.62%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.62%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
4 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.25%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.62%) PaaS
2 2 (0.62%) Heroku
3 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.93%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.62%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) Extranet
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (23.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.12%) DB2
6 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.49%) MySQL
7 8 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.87%) QlikView
8 6 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.56%) DTS
10 4 (1.25%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.93%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (0.93%) OLAP
11 3 (0.93%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 27 (8.41%) Eclipse
2 15 (4.67%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.12%) TeamCity
5 9 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.80%) Selenium
6 8 (2.49%) Subversion
7 7 (2.18%) JUnit
7 7 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.56%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.25%) Maven
9 4 (1.25%) NUnit
10 3 (0.93%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.93%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.62%) Hudson
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.62%) MSTest
11 2 (0.62%) JIRA
12 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
General
1 79 (24.61%) Finance
2 20 (6.23%) Retail
3 18 (5.61%) Banking
4 8 (2.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.49%) Marketing
4 8 (2.49%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.18%) Electronics
6 5 (1.56%) Publishing
7 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.93%) Automotive
8 3 (0.93%) Games
9 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Legal
9 2 (0.62%) Front Office
9 2 (0.62%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (32.40%) HTML
2 100 (31.15%) .NET
3 84 (26.17%) CSS
4 76 (23.68%) jQuery
5 59 (18.38%) ASP.NET
6 42 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (12.77%) HTML5
8 37 (11.53%) WCF
9 32 (9.97%) Web Services
10 31 (9.66%) AngularJS
11 30 (9.35%) Spring
12 25 (7.79%) .NET Framework
13 24 (7.48%) CSS3
13 24 (7.48%) XML
13 24 (7.48%) JSP
14 22 (6.85%) Hibernate
14 22 (6.85%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (5.92%) Backbone.js
15 19 (5.92%) Ajax
15 19 (5.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.54%) User Experience
2 20 (6.23%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.49%) EPoS
6 5 (1.56%) W3C
6 5 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.25%) GIS
7 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.25%) DTV
8 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.62%) iPad
9 2 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.54%) Windows
2 20 (6.23%) Android
3 15 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.74%) UNIX
5 5 (1.56%) Linux
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.18%) MVC
3 67 (20.87%) OO
4 38 (11.84%) TDD
5 30 (9.35%) Scrum
6 22 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (5.30%) Unit Testing
8 17 (5.30%) Software Engineering
9 15 (4.67%) OOD
10 14 (4.36%) SOA
11 13 (4.05%) BDD
12 12 (3.74%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.74%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (3.43%) Analytics
13 11 (3.43%) Android Development
14 10 (3.12%) System Testing
15 9 (2.80%) Web Development
15 9 (2.80%) WFM
15 9 (2.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 115 (35.83%) JavaScript
2 95 (29.60%) C#
3 84 (26.17%) Java
4 79 (24.61%) SQL
5 26 (8.10%) PHP
6 25 (7.79%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.23%) C++
8 15 (4.67%) Ruby
9 11 (3.43%) C
9 11 (3.43%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.43%) Perl
9 11 (3.43%) Python
10 9 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.49%) COBOL
12 7 (2.18%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.56%) JCL
14 4 (1.25%) PHP5
14 4 (1.25%) VBA
15 3 (0.93%) VB
15 3 (0.93%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (5.61%) Degree
2 6 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.56%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.25%) ISEB
4 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.80%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) HL7
2 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.31%) Control-M
2 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (9.97%) Oracle
2 25 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.12%) Google
4 7 (2.18%) Business Objects
4 7 (2.18%) SAP
5 5 (1.56%) Sun
6 4 (1.25%) Informatica
6 4 (1.25%) IBM
6 4 (1.25%) ESRI
7 3 (0.93%) Siebel
7 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.93%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.93%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.62%) Zend
8 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.62%) QNX
8 2 (0.62%) Telerik
8 2 (0.62%) Northgate
8 2 (0.62%) Endeca
8 2 (0.62%) Lotus
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