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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 200 208 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.40% 19.87% 14.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.35% 21.31% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 120 63
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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
1223 976 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.15% 93.22% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 490 317
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 80 79
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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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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 -2 136 £350 +7.69% 19
High Wycombe +3 11 £375 +46.34% 3
Marlow +2 3 £250 -21.56% 1
Newport Pagnell - 3 £300 - 1
Aylesbury -3 1 £350 +27.27% 5
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Amersham - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 136 (39.77%) .NET
2 121 (35.38%) JavaScript
3 119 (34.80%) C#
4 110 (32.16%) HTML
5 107 (31.29%) jQuery
6 91 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (26.32%) CSS
8 89 (26.02%) SQL Server
9 86 (25.15%) Finance
10 84 (24.56%) SQL
11 80 (23.39%) MVC
12 66 (19.30%) ASP.NET
13 58 (16.96%) WCF
14 57 (16.67%) Java
15 55 (16.08%) HTML5
16 53 (15.50%) OO
17 52 (15.20%) TDD
18 50 (14.62%) Scrum
19 49 (14.33%) AngularJS
20 44 (12.87%) Visual Studio
21 40 (11.70%) Oracle
22 37 (10.82%) .NET Framework
23 36 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
24 35 (10.23%) T-SQL
25 34 (9.94%) CSS3
26 32 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
26 32 (9.36%) Web Services
27 31 (9.06%) CMS
28 29 (8.48%) Backbone.js
29 27 (7.89%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 31 (9.06%) CMS
2 17 (4.97%) Adobe CQ
3 11 (3.22%) Kentico
3 11 (3.22%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.22%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.46%) SAS
4 5 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.88%) Apache
6 3 (0.88%) Drupal
6 3 (0.88%) Moodle
6 3 (0.88%) IIS
6 3 (0.88%) WordPress
7 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.58%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.58%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.58%) DNN
7 2 (0.58%) JBoss
7 2 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (4.09%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.75%) ResourceLink
2 3 (0.88%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.88%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.88%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.88%) Staffware
2 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.17%) PaaS
1 4 (1.17%) Heroku
2 3 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (0.88%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.17%) Intranet
1 4 (1.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.29%) FTP
3 1 (0.29%) HTTP
3 1 (0.29%) Extranet
3 1 (0.29%) Network Security
3 1 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.51%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.63%) DB2
7 8 (2.34%) PowerCenter
8 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.75%) MySQL
10 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.46%) QlikView
11 4 (1.17%) DTS
12 3 (0.88%) OLAP
12 3 (0.88%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 44 (12.87%) Visual Studio
2 18 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.51%) NUnit
4 11 (3.22%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.22%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.92%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.34%) MSTest
6 8 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (2.34%) Subversion
6 8 (2.34%) Selenium
7 7 (2.05%) Toad
8 6 (1.75%) Xcode
9 5 (1.46%) JIRA
9 5 (1.46%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.17%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.17%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.88%) JUnit
11 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.58%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 86 (25.15%) Finance
2 26 (7.60%) Banking
3 11 (3.22%) Marketing
4 8 (2.34%) Retail
5 7 (2.05%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.46%) Electronics
8 4 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.58%) Back Office
9 2 (0.58%) Automotive
9 2 (0.58%) Legal
9 2 (0.58%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Publishing
9 2 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (39.77%) .NET
2 110 (32.16%) HTML
3 107 (31.29%) jQuery
4 90 (26.32%) CSS
5 66 (19.30%) ASP.NET
6 58 (16.96%) WCF
7 55 (16.08%) HTML5
8 49 (14.33%) AngularJS
9 37 (10.82%) .NET Framework
10 36 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (9.94%) CSS3
12 32 (9.36%) Web Services
12 32 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
13 29 (8.48%) Backbone.js
14 27 (7.89%) XML
15 26 (7.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (7.31%) WinForms
17 23 (6.73%) Ajax
18 22 (6.43%) WPF
19 21 (6.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.31%) Mobile App
2 20 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.56%) User Experience
4 15 (4.39%) W3C
5 9 (2.63%) EPoS
6 6 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.17%) Social Media
8 4 (1.17%) iPad
8 4 (1.17%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.17%) iPhone
8 4 (1.17%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.88%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.88%) DTV
9 3 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.88%) Open Source
9 3 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.89%) Windows
2 23 (6.73%) Android
3 22 (6.43%) Apple iOS
4 19 (5.56%) UNIX
5 9 (2.63%) Linux
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (23.39%) MVC
3 53 (15.50%) OO
4 52 (15.20%) TDD
5 50 (14.62%) Scrum
6 23 (6.73%) SOA
7 22 (6.43%) BDD
8 21 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (5.85%) MVVM
10 19 (5.56%) Content Management
10 19 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.56%) OOD
11 15 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (4.09%) OOP
13 13 (3.80%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.80%) Domain-Driven Design
14 12 (3.51%) Automated Testing
14 12 (3.51%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.22%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (35.38%) JavaScript
2 119 (34.80%) C#
3 84 (24.56%) SQL
4 57 (16.67%) Java
5 35 (10.23%) T-SQL
6 20 (5.85%) C++
7 19 (5.56%) PHP
8 15 (4.39%) VB.NET
9 13 (3.80%) C
10 12 (3.51%) Python
11 11 (3.22%) Perl
11 11 (3.22%) XAML
12 9 (2.63%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.34%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.34%) Ruby
14 7 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.75%) PHP5
15 6 (1.75%) COBOL
16 5 (1.46%) VBA
17 4 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (3.22%) Degree
2 7 (2.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.17%) ISEB
3 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.58%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) WAI
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) Control-M
2 4 (1.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) cPanel
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (11.70%) Oracle
2 22 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.56%) Adobe
4 10 (2.92%) Google
5 6 (1.75%) Northgate
5 6 (1.75%) Informatica
6 4 (1.17%) Remedy
6 4 (1.17%) SAP
7 3 (0.88%) Siebel
7 3 (0.88%) IBM
7 3 (0.88%) Apple
7 3 (0.88%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.88%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.58%) Endeca
8 2 (0.58%) Lotus
8 2 (0.58%) QNX
8 2 (0.58%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.58%) Telerik
9 1 (0.29%) Teradata
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