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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 237 185 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.39% 15.74% 16.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.92% 16.76% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 94
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£325 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.99 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.23% -58.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
1190 1104 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.32% 93.96% 91.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 589 409
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 59 66
Average hourly rate £16.14 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.55% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +3 129 £325 - 33
High Wycombe +2 17 £350 +6.87% 3
Aylesbury 0 9 £288 -12.87% 8
Marlow +1 6 £263 -0.94% 3
Buckingham - 1 - - 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 1
Bletchley - 1 £250 -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 169 (38.15%) .NET
2 165 (37.25%) HTML
3 149 (33.63%) C#
4 146 (32.96%) JavaScript
5 142 (32.05%) CSS
6 129 (29.12%) SQL
7 128 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (28.44%) MVC
9 107 (24.15%) Finance
10 103 (23.25%) SQL Server
11 97 (21.90%) jQuery
12 87 (19.64%) ASP.NET
13 81 (18.28%) Java
14 77 (17.38%) HTML5
15 74 (16.70%) Scrum
16 72 (16.25%) Web Services
17 69 (15.58%) Oracle
18 67 (15.12%) Banking
19 66 (14.90%) WCF
20 65 (14.67%) OO
21 61 (13.77%) XML
22 57 (12.87%) TDD
23 55 (12.42%) AngularJS
24 53 (11.96%) Visual Studio
24 53 (11.96%) .NET Framework
25 52 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
26 49 (11.06%) CSS3
26 49 (11.06%) Unit Testing
27 48 (10.84%) CMS
28 37 (8.35%) Apple iOS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 48 (10.84%) CMS
2 22 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.97%) WebSphere
3 18 (4.06%) Kentico
4 17 (3.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (2.48%) Node.js
6 11 (2.48%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.81%) IIS
7 8 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.58%) SAS
9 6 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.35%) JBoss
10 5 (1.13%) Drupal
10 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.90%) Confluence
12 3 (0.68%) WordPress
12 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.68%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (3.84%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.90%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.90%) MS Office
5 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.90%) Magento
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.23%) HFM
5 1 (0.23%) Staffware
5 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.68%) Google Checkout
3 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.06%) Internet
2 9 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.58%) HTTP
4 4 (0.90%) AMQP
5 2 (0.45%) Skype
6 1 (0.23%) Network Security
6 1 (0.23%) LTE
6 1 (0.23%) 4G
6 1 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.23%) 2G
6 1 (0.23%) 3G
6 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.23%) Broadband
6 1 (0.23%) FTP
6 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (23.25%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (3.84%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.61%) MySQL
6 15 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.16%) PowerCenter
7 14 (3.16%) Data Mart
8 12 (2.71%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.26%) QlikView
11 9 (2.03%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.03%) DB2
12 8 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.81%) Big Data
13 7 (1.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.58%) UniData
Development Applications
1 53 (11.96%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (5.19%) Xcode
4 16 (3.61%) NUnit
4 16 (3.61%) JIRA
5 11 (2.48%) Subversion
5 11 (2.48%) Toad
6 10 (2.26%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.81%) Ant
7 8 (1.81%) JUnit
7 8 (1.81%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.13%) MSTest
9 5 (1.13%) ProC
10 4 (0.90%) Gradle
10 4 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.90%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.90%) Mercurial
General
1 107 (24.15%) Finance
2 67 (15.12%) Banking
3 6 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.35%) Retail
3 6 (1.35%) Marketing
4 5 (1.13%) Electronics
5 3 (0.68%) Publishing
5 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.45%) Back Office
6 2 (0.45%) Legal
6 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.23%) Games
7 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (38.15%) .NET
2 165 (37.25%) HTML
3 142 (32.05%) CSS
4 97 (21.90%) jQuery
5 87 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 77 (17.38%) HTML5
7 72 (16.25%) Web Services
8 66 (14.90%) WCF
9 61 (13.77%) XML
10 55 (12.42%) AngularJS
11 53 (11.96%) .NET Framework
12 52 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 49 (11.06%) CSS3
14 32 (7.22%) Ajax
15 31 (7.00%) KnockoutJS
16 27 (6.09%) Spring
17 24 (5.42%) Entity Framework
18 23 (5.19%) iOS SDK
18 23 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (4.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.42%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.74%) iPhone
4 20 (4.51%) iPad
4 20 (4.51%) User Experience
5 14 (3.16%) CMDB
5 14 (3.16%) Open Source
5 14 (3.16%) Mobile Banking
6 13 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.93%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.71%) W3C
8 8 (1.81%) Social Media
8 8 (1.81%) SCADA
9 7 (1.58%) Online Banking
10 6 (1.35%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.35%) Replication
10 6 (1.35%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.35%) Apple iOS
2 31 (7.00%) Windows
3 30 (6.77%) UNIX
4 20 (4.51%) Linux
5 10 (2.26%) Android
6 5 (1.13%) AIX
6 5 (1.13%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (0.68%) MVS
8 3 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) Fedora
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (28.44%) MVC
3 74 (16.70%) Scrum
4 65 (14.67%) OO
5 57 (12.87%) TDD
6 49 (11.06%) Unit Testing
7 32 (7.22%) Content Management
7 32 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (6.32%) iOS Development
9 22 (4.97%) E-Commerce
9 22 (4.97%) OOD
10 21 (4.74%) Web Development
10 21 (4.74%) SOA
10 21 (4.74%) ETL
11 20 (4.51%) BDD
12 19 (4.29%) Data Modelling
13 17 (3.84%) MVVM
13 17 (3.84%) Software Engineering
13 17 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (3.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 149 (33.63%) C#
2 146 (32.96%) JavaScript
3 129 (29.12%) SQL
4 81 (18.28%) Java
5 36 (8.13%) T-SQL
6 35 (7.90%) PHP
7 24 (5.42%) Objective-C
8 22 (4.97%) C++
9 16 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.48%) C
11 9 (2.03%) XAML
11 9 (2.03%) Perl
12 8 (1.81%) VB
13 7 (1.58%) Ruby
13 7 (1.58%) VBA
13 7 (1.58%) Python
14 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.13%) PHP5
15 5 (1.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (2.71%) Degree
2 11 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.90%) MCITP
5 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.68%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.45%) WAI
3 2 (0.45%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (3.61%) Control-M
2 4 (0.90%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.90%) Puppet
3 3 (0.68%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (15.58%) Oracle
2 29 (6.55%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.19%) Adobe
4 17 (3.84%) Apple
5 14 (3.16%) HP
5 14 (3.16%) BMC
5 14 (3.16%) CA
5 14 (3.16%) ServiceNow
6 11 (2.48%) Business Objects
7 10 (2.26%) Informatica
8 6 (1.35%) Google
8 6 (1.35%) Zend
9 5 (1.13%) Northgate
9 5 (1.13%) Remedy
9 5 (1.13%) SAP
9 5 (1.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.90%) Appcelerator
10 4 (0.90%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.68%) Coremetrics
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