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 20 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
20 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 150 249 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.21% 24.15% 16.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.25% 26.35% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 150 85
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£361 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 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
1132 945 867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.18% 91.66% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 468 390
Average daily rate £350 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £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 77 90 80
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -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 20 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 20 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 91 £375 +7.14% 49
High Wycombe +2 12 £294 - 7
Aylesbury -2 4 £330 -0.37% 4
Marlow -1 1 - - 4
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - - 1
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
Amersham - - - - 2
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 112 (35.33%) JavaScript
2 106 (33.44%) HTML
3 100 (31.55%) .NET
4 96 (30.28%) C#
5 89 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (27.13%) Java
7 85 (26.81%) CSS
8 81 (25.55%) Finance
9 78 (24.61%) SQL
10 72 (22.71%) SQL Server
11 71 (22.40%) jQuery
12 68 (21.45%) OO
13 67 (21.14%) MVC
14 58 (18.30%) ASP.NET
15 42 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (12.62%) HTML5
17 38 (11.99%) TDD
18 36 (11.36%) WCF
19 32 (10.09%) Oracle
19 32 (10.09%) Web Services
20 30 (9.46%) Scrum
20 30 (9.46%) Spring
21 27 (8.52%) PHP
21 27 (8.52%) Eclipse
21 27 (8.52%) AngularJS
22 26 (8.20%) XML
23 25 (7.89%) .NET Framework
24 24 (7.57%) CSS3
24 24 (7.57%) JSP
25 23 (7.26%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.15%) JBoss
3 9 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.21%) CMS
5 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.58%) SAS
7 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.95%) Drupal
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) Lync
9 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.63%) Apache
9 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.63%) DNN
9 2 (0.63%) WordPress
10 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.32%) Staffware
3 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.32%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) Google App Engine
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
3 2 (0.63%) PaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Heroku
4 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.95%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) Extranet
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (22.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.84%) MySQL
5 9 (2.84%) DB2
6 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.89%) DTS
8 6 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.58%) QlikView
10 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.26%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (0.95%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (0.95%) Big Data
11 3 (0.95%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.95%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 27 (8.52%) Eclipse
2 15 (4.73%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.47%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.15%) TeamCity
5 9 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.84%) Selenium
6 8 (2.52%) Subversion
7 7 (2.21%) JUnit
7 7 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.58%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.26%) Maven
9 4 (1.26%) NUnit
10 3 (0.95%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.63%) Hudson
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.63%) MSTest
11 2 (0.63%) JIRA
12 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
General
1 81 (25.55%) Finance
2 19 (5.99%) Banking
2 19 (5.99%) Retail
3 8 (2.52%) Marketing
3 8 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.21%) Electronics
4 7 (2.21%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.58%) Publishing
6 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.95%) Automotive
7 3 (0.95%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (33.44%) HTML
2 100 (31.55%) .NET
3 85 (26.81%) CSS
4 71 (22.40%) jQuery
5 58 (18.30%) ASP.NET
6 42 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (12.62%) HTML5
8 36 (11.36%) WCF
9 32 (10.09%) Web Services
10 30 (9.46%) Spring
11 27 (8.52%) AngularJS
12 26 (8.20%) XML
13 25 (7.89%) .NET Framework
14 24 (7.57%) CSS3
14 24 (7.57%) JSP
15 22 (6.94%) Hibernate
15 22 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (5.99%) Backbone.js
16 19 (5.99%) Ajax
16 19 (5.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.62%) User Experience
2 16 (5.05%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.52%) EPoS
6 5 (1.58%) W3C
6 5 (1.58%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.26%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.26%) DTV
7 4 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.26%) GIS
7 4 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.26%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.95%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.63%) Tandem
9 2 (0.63%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.62%) Windows
2 15 (4.73%) Android
3 12 (3.79%) UNIX
4 10 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.58%) Linux
6 3 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.45%) OO
3 67 (21.14%) MVC
4 38 (11.99%) TDD
5 30 (9.46%) Scrum
6 21 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (5.68%) Unit Testing
7 18 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (5.36%) Software Engineering
9 15 (4.73%) OOD
10 14 (4.42%) SOA
11 13 (4.10%) BDD
12 12 (3.79%) Analytics
12 12 (3.79%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.79%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (3.15%) System Testing
13 10 (3.15%) ETL
13 10 (3.15%) Android Development
14 9 (2.84%) Project Management
14 9 (2.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (35.33%) JavaScript
2 96 (30.28%) C#
3 86 (27.13%) Java
4 78 (24.61%) SQL
5 27 (8.52%) PHP
6 23 (7.26%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.31%) C++
8 15 (4.73%) Ruby
9 11 (3.47%) C
9 11 (3.47%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.47%) Perl
9 11 (3.47%) Python
10 9 (2.84%) COBOL
11 8 (2.52%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.21%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.58%) JCL
13 5 (1.58%) VB
14 4 (1.26%) VBA
14 4 (1.26%) PHP5
15 3 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (5.68%) Degree
2 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.58%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.26%) ISEB
3 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.95%) SAS Certification
4 3 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) HL7
2 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) Control-M
2 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (10.09%) Oracle
2 23 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.15%) Google
4 8 (2.52%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.21%) SAP
6 5 (1.58%) Sun
6 5 (1.58%) IBM
7 4 (1.26%) Informatica
7 4 (1.26%) ESRI
7 4 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.95%) MobileIron
8 3 (0.95%) Siebel
9 2 (0.63%) Lotus
9 2 (0.63%) Telerik
9 2 (0.63%) Northgate
9 2 (0.63%) Endeca
9 2 (0.63%) Cognos
9 2 (0.63%) QNX
9 2 (0.63%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.63%) Zend
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