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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 225 191 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.46% 18.05% 12.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.69% 19.57% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 127 60
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £244 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £38.50 £15.99 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.85% -28.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
1143 976 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.77% 92.25% 90.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 500 315
Average daily rate £365 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 85
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.15 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.61% +4.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 0 133 £348 -8.55% 58
High Wycombe +3 13 £350 +18.64% 7
Marlow +1 7 £263 +110.00% 3
Aylesbury 0 5 £393 +18.93% 4
Newport Pagnell - 4 - - 1
Olney - - - -
Bletchley - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 170 (42.50%) .NET
2 149 (37.25%) C#
3 145 (36.25%) JavaScript
4 131 (32.75%) HTML
5 114 (28.50%) jQuery
6 113 (28.25%) CSS
7 107 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
8 106 (26.50%) MVC
8 106 (26.50%) SQL Server
9 103 (25.75%) SQL
10 100 (25.00%) Finance
11 77 (19.25%) ASP.NET
12 70 (17.50%) WCF
13 68 (17.00%) HTML5
14 64 (16.00%) Scrum
15 61 (15.25%) TDD
16 59 (14.75%) Java
16 59 (14.75%) Oracle
17 58 (14.50%) AngularJS
18 57 (14.25%) OO
19 49 (12.25%) Visual Studio
20 48 (12.00%) Banking
21 46 (11.50%) CSS3
22 45 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
23 42 (10.50%) .NET Framework
23 42 (10.50%) T-SQL
24 41 (10.25%) Web Services
25 39 (9.75%) KnockoutJS
26 37 (9.25%) CMS
27 31 (7.75%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 37 (9.25%) CMS
2 19 (4.75%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.50%) Kentico
4 17 (4.25%) Adobe CQ
5 13 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.25%) Drupal
8 5 (1.25%) IIS
8 5 (1.25%) SAS
9 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.00%) Node.js
10 3 (0.75%) Moodle
10 3 (0.75%) Confluence
10 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.75%) WordPress
11 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.75%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) MS Office
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) ResourceLink
2 3 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.75%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.75%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Staffware
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.00%) PaaS
2 4 (1.00%) Heroku
3 3 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.25%) Internet
2 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.75%) Intranet
3 3 (0.75%) AMQP
4 1 (0.25%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.25%) Network Security
4 1 (0.25%) Broadband
4 1 (0.25%) FTP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (26.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.25%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.25%) PowerCenter
6 11 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.75%) MySQL
7 9 (2.25%) Data Mart
8 8 (2.00%) DB2
8 8 (2.00%) QlikView
9 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.50%) Big Data
10 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.25%) UniData
11 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (12.25%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (4.25%) NUnit
4 16 (4.00%) Xcode
5 12 (3.00%) Subversion
6 11 (2.75%) JIRA
6 11 (2.75%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.50%) Toad
8 8 (2.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.00%) MSTest
9 7 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.25%) ProC
11 4 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (1.00%) Ant
11 4 (1.00%) JUnit
11 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.75%) Gradle
12 3 (0.75%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.75%) Cucumber
General
1 100 (25.00%) Finance
2 48 (12.00%) Banking
3 8 (2.00%) Marketing
4 6 (1.50%) Retail
5 5 (1.25%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.25%) Electronics
6 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Legal
8 2 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (42.50%) .NET
2 131 (32.75%) HTML
3 114 (28.50%) jQuery
4 113 (28.25%) CSS
5 77 (19.25%) ASP.NET
6 70 (17.50%) WCF
7 68 (17.00%) HTML5
8 58 (14.50%) AngularJS
9 46 (11.50%) CSS3
10 45 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (10.50%) .NET Framework
12 41 (10.25%) Web Services
13 39 (9.75%) KnockoutJS
14 31 (7.75%) XML
15 28 (7.00%) WPF
16 26 (6.50%) Backbone.js
17 25 (6.25%) Ajax
18 24 (6.00%) WinForms
18 24 (6.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 21 (5.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.50%) Mobile App
2 25 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.75%) User Experience
3 15 (3.75%) iPhone
4 14 (3.50%) iPad
5 13 (3.25%) W3C
6 9 (2.25%) Social Media
7 8 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.75%) EPoS
9 6 (1.50%) SCADA
10 5 (1.25%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.25%) Open Source
11 4 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.75%) DTV
12 3 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.75%) Windows
2 29 (7.25%) UNIX
3 28 (7.00%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.50%) Android
5 17 (4.25%) Linux
6 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) SUSE
7 1 (0.25%) Fedora
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (26.50%) MVC
3 64 (16.00%) Scrum
4 61 (15.25%) TDD
5 57 (14.25%) OO
6 28 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (6.00%) MVVM
7 24 (6.00%) BDD
8 23 (5.75%) SOA
9 22 (5.50%) OOD
10 21 (5.25%) Software Engineering
10 21 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (4.75%) Content Management
11 19 (4.75%) Unit Testing
12 17 (4.25%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (4.25%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (4.00%) iOS Development
14 15 (3.75%) Automated Testing
15 14 (3.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 149 (37.25%) C#
2 145 (36.25%) JavaScript
3 103 (25.75%) SQL
4 59 (14.75%) Java
5 42 (10.50%) T-SQL
6 29 (7.25%) PHP
7 28 (7.00%) C++
8 18 (4.50%) C
9 17 (4.25%) VB.NET
10 16 (4.00%) Perl
11 15 (3.75%) Objective-C
12 13 (3.25%) XAML
13 12 (3.00%) Python
14 9 (2.25%) VBA
14 9 (2.25%) VB
14 9 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.00%) COBOL
16 7 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.25%) JCL
17 5 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.25%) Degree
2 9 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.75%) VCP4
4 6 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.00%) ISEB
6 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.25%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) WAI
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.50%) Control-M
2 3 (0.75%) Puppet
2 3 (0.75%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (14.75%) Oracle
2 25 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.25%) Adobe
4 10 (2.50%) Informatica
4 10 (2.50%) Apple
5 9 (2.25%) Google
6 7 (1.75%) Northgate
6 7 (1.75%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.25%) SAP
8 4 (1.00%) Remedy
8 4 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.75%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.75%) Tableau
9 3 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.75%) Siebel
9 3 (0.75%) Telerik
10 2 (0.50%) IBM
10 2 (0.50%) Cognos
10 2 (0.50%) QNX
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Rate: From £27 to £35 per annum Ongoing contract
Posted: 1 hour ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day Great contract rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £345 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury
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Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago