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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 226 151 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.18% 11.56% 19.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.32% 12.52% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 100 117
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
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
1170 1206 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.13% 92.34% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 688 486
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 79
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +12 139 £350 - 32
High Wycombe -4 8 £483 +60.83% 5
Aylesbury -1 5 £288 -30.72% 8
Buckingham - 2 £300 - 1
Amersham +1 1 - - 5
Marlow -4 1 £330 +10.00% 3
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 165 (35.64%) HTML
2 147 (31.75%) .NET
3 144 (31.10%) JavaScript
4 137 (29.59%) CSS
5 134 (28.94%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (28.73%) C#
7 115 (24.84%) SQL
8 97 (20.95%) MVC
9 90 (19.44%) ASP.NET
10 88 (19.01%) Oracle
11 86 (18.57%) Finance
12 82 (17.71%) Java
13 78 (16.85%) SQL Server
13 78 (16.85%) XML
14 73 (15.77%) Web Services
15 66 (14.25%) jQuery
16 64 (13.82%) Banking
17 60 (12.96%) TDD
18 59 (12.74%) Scrum
18 59 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 59 (12.74%) AngularJS
19 56 (12.10%) Unit Testing
20 52 (11.23%) HTML5
20 52 (11.23%) OO
21 49 (10.58%) .NET Framework
22 45 (9.72%) Apple iOS
23 42 (9.07%) Visual Studio
24 41 (8.86%) WCF
25 39 (8.42%) PHP
26 35 (7.56%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 32 (6.91%) CMS
2 18 (3.89%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (3.67%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.81%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.81%) Node.js
5 9 (1.94%) WordPress
5 9 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (1.94%) IIS
5 9 (1.94%) SAS
6 8 (1.73%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.73%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.51%) JBoss
8 6 (1.30%) ColdFusion
9 5 (1.08%) Drupal
10 4 (0.86%) Apache
10 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.65%) Confluence
11 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Magento
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.22%) HFM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.08%) Google Checkout
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.86%) GitHub
3 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.43%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.75%) Internet
2 18 (3.89%) HTTP
3 12 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.86%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.86%) FTP
5 3 (0.65%) LDAP
5 3 (0.65%) AMQP
6 2 (0.43%) Intranet
7 1 (0.22%) 4G
7 1 (0.22%) SNMP
7 1 (0.22%) 3G
7 1 (0.22%) 2G
7 1 (0.22%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (5.40%) MySQL
4 23 (4.97%) PowerCenter
5 21 (4.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.24%) Data Mart
8 15 (3.24%) Oracle Database
9 14 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (3.02%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.81%) DB2
11 12 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (2.59%) QlikView
12 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (2.38%) Relational Database
13 10 (2.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 9 (1.94%) BusinessObjects XI
15 8 (1.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 42 (9.07%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.89%) Xcode
3 14 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.81%) Subversion
4 13 (2.81%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.38%) JIRA
6 9 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.51%) Ant
7 7 (1.51%) JUnit
8 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.86%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.86%) Maven
10 3 (0.65%) Selenium
10 3 (0.65%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.65%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.65%) Toad
10 3 (0.65%) NUnit
10 3 (0.65%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.65%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 86 (18.57%) Finance
2 64 (13.82%) Banking
3 10 (2.16%) Retail
4 8 (1.73%) Marketing
5 5 (1.08%) Publishing
5 5 (1.08%) Back Office
6 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.43%) Legal
8 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.43%) Advertising
8 2 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (35.64%) HTML
2 147 (31.75%) .NET
3 137 (29.59%) CSS
4 90 (19.44%) ASP.NET
5 78 (16.85%) XML
6 73 (15.77%) Web Services
7 66 (14.25%) jQuery
8 59 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 59 (12.74%) AngularJS
9 52 (11.23%) HTML5
10 49 (10.58%) .NET Framework
11 41 (8.86%) WCF
12 32 (6.91%) KnockoutJS
13 30 (6.48%) Spring
14 29 (6.26%) Ajax
14 29 (6.26%) JSON
14 29 (6.26%) CSS3
15 27 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 25 (5.40%) J2EE
17 23 (4.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.75%) User Experience
2 21 (4.54%) Mobile App
2 21 (4.54%) CMDB
3 16 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.46%) Mobile Banking
4 15 (3.24%) Client/Server
5 14 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.81%) iPhone
6 13 (2.81%) iPad
7 9 (1.94%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.94%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.30%) Replication
8 6 (1.30%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.08%) TRADACOMS
9 5 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.65%) BYOD
11 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.72%) Apple iOS
2 32 (6.91%) UNIX
3 25 (5.40%) Windows
4 17 (3.67%) Linux
5 15 (3.24%) Android
6 5 (1.08%) AIX
7 4 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.65%) MVS
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.65%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) Fedora
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (28.94%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (20.95%) MVC
3 60 (12.96%) TDD
4 59 (12.74%) Scrum
5 56 (12.10%) Unit Testing
6 52 (11.23%) OO
7 35 (7.56%) iOS Development
8 31 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (5.62%) E-Commerce
10 24 (5.18%) ITIL
10 24 (5.18%) Web Development
11 23 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (4.97%) Content Management
11 23 (4.97%) BDD
12 21 (4.54%) ITSM
13 19 (4.10%) Service Management
13 19 (4.10%) ETL
14 17 (3.67%) OOP
14 17 (3.67%) Workflow
14 17 (3.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 144 (31.10%) JavaScript
2 133 (28.73%) C#
3 115 (24.84%) SQL
4 82 (17.71%) Java
5 39 (8.42%) PHP
6 21 (4.54%) Objective-C
7 18 (3.89%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.67%) C++
9 11 (2.38%) Python
10 10 (2.16%) VB
11 7 (1.51%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.51%) COBOL
11 7 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.51%) Ruby
11 7 (1.51%) PHP5
12 6 (1.30%) VBA
13 5 (1.08%) Perl
13 5 (1.08%) C
14 4 (0.86%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 15 (3.24%) Degree
2 12 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.86%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.67%) QA
2 14 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.22%) Firmware
1 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.59%) Control-M
2 5 (1.08%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.65%) Puppet
3 3 (0.65%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (19.01%) Oracle
2 35 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.54%) HP
3 21 (4.54%) BMC
3 21 (4.54%) CA
3 21 (4.54%) ServiceNow
4 18 (3.89%) Informatica
5 15 (3.24%) Apple
6 10 (2.16%) Google
7 8 (1.73%) Zend
8 7 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.30%) Remedy
10 5 (1.08%) Coremetrics
10 5 (1.08%) PayPal
10 5 (1.08%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.08%) MobileIron
11 4 (0.86%) IBM
11 4 (0.86%) SAP
11 4 (0.86%) Adobe
11 4 (0.86%) Red Hat
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