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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 214 211 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.95% 18.21% 19.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.06% 18.92% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 120 114
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £38.50 £25.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.33% +51.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £38.50 £15.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £38.50 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
928 1115 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.18% 96.20% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 556 483
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 158 £355 +1.42% 46
High Wycombe +2 6 £350 - 9
Aylesbury +1 5 £450 +35.84% 9
Amersham - 2 £375 -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 141 (34.39%) JavaScript
2 134 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (31.71%) Java
4 129 (31.46%) HTML
5 123 (30.00%) .NET
6 111 (27.07%) C#
7 110 (26.83%) CSS
8 99 (24.15%) SQL
9 95 (23.17%) Finance
10 79 (19.27%) SQL Server
11 65 (15.85%) Banking
12 61 (14.88%) ASP.NET
13 58 (14.15%) XML
14 54 (13.17%) MVC
15 49 (11.95%) Oracle
15 49 (11.95%) AngularJS
16 46 (11.22%) Front End Development
17 44 (10.73%) HTML5
17 44 (10.73%) jQuery
18 42 (10.24%) SOAP
19 41 (10.00%) Scrum
20 38 (9.27%) WebSphere
21 36 (8.78%) Eclipse
21 36 (8.78%) Microsoft
22 35 (8.54%) TDD
23 34 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 33 (8.05%) WCF
24 33 (8.05%) Spring
25 31 (7.56%) Web Services
25 31 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (9.27%) WebSphere
2 22 (5.37%) SAS
3 18 (4.39%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (2.44%) Apache
7 7 (1.71%) CMS
7 7 (1.71%) IIS
7 7 (1.71%) Node.js
8 6 (1.46%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.22%) JBoss
9 5 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.24%) Kentico
12 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 10 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.22%) MS Office
4 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) SAP R/3
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Magento
3 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.46%) Heroku
3 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.98%) PaaS
4 3 (0.73%) Office 365
5 2 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.49%) Force.com
5 2 (0.49%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.59%) HTTP
2 12 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.68%) Intranet
4 9 (2.20%) Internet
5 6 (1.46%) LDAP
6 5 (1.22%) SMTP
7 2 (0.49%) DNS
7 2 (0.49%) FTP
7 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.59%) DB2
3 23 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.63%) PowerCenter
4 19 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.17%) Base SAS
7 13 (3.17%) QlikView
8 12 (2.93%) Qlik Sense
9 11 (2.68%) Big Data
9 11 (2.68%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
10 10 (2.44%) DB2 UDB
11 9 (2.20%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.20%) MySQL
12 8 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 36 (8.78%) Eclipse
2 24 (5.85%) Visual Studio
3 23 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 22 (5.37%) Grunt
4 22 (5.37%) gulp
5 15 (3.66%) Subversion
6 14 (3.41%) Android Studio
7 12 (2.93%) webpack
8 9 (2.20%) NUnit
9 8 (1.95%) JUnit
10 7 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.46%) Introscope
11 6 (1.46%) Maven
11 6 (1.46%) Moq
11 6 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.22%) MSTest
12 5 (1.22%) Rational Rose
12 5 (1.22%) Selenium
13 4 (0.98%) Xcode
14 3 (0.73%) ClearQuest
General
1 95 (23.17%) Finance
2 65 (15.85%) Banking
3 24 (5.85%) Retail
4 8 (1.95%) Marketing
5 7 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.22%) Legal
7 4 (0.98%) Advertising
7 4 (0.98%) Automotive
7 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.73%) Law
8 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (31.46%) HTML
2 123 (30.00%) .NET
3 110 (26.83%) CSS
4 61 (14.88%) ASP.NET
5 58 (14.15%) XML
6 49 (11.95%) AngularJS
7 44 (10.73%) HTML5
7 44 (10.73%) jQuery
8 42 (10.24%) SOAP
9 34 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 33 (8.05%) Spring
10 33 (8.05%) WCF
11 31 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (7.56%) Web Services
12 29 (7.07%) CSS3
13 28 (6.83%) J2EE
14 26 (6.34%) JSP
15 25 (6.10%) .NET Framework
16 24 (5.85%) Hibernate
17 21 (5.12%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.56%) User Experience
2 27 (6.59%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.71%) NHS
6 5 (1.22%) Blockchain
6 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.22%) Cryptocurrency
6 5 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.98%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.73%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.73%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.49%) BYOD
9 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.32%) Android
2 20 (4.88%) Linux
3 18 (4.39%) Unix
4 15 (3.66%) Windows
5 12 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.22%) zOS
7 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.98%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.73%) AIX
8 3 (0.73%) BlackBerry OS
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.24%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (13.17%) MVC
3 46 (11.22%) Front End Development
4 41 (10.00%) Scrum
5 35 (8.54%) TDD
6 29 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (6.83%) Android Development
7 28 (6.83%) OO
8 25 (6.10%) Unit Testing
9 21 (5.12%) ETL
10 19 (4.63%) E-Commerce
11 18 (4.39%) Data Modelling
11 18 (4.39%) Web Development
12 17 (4.15%) Open Source
13 15 (3.66%) BDD
13 15 (3.66%) Software Engineering
14 14 (3.41%) Analytics
14 14 (3.41%) Functional Programming
15 13 (3.17%) MVVM
15 13 (3.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 141 (34.39%) JavaScript
2 130 (31.71%) Java
3 111 (27.07%) C#
4 99 (24.15%) SQL
5 24 (5.85%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.61%) PHP
7 14 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 12 (2.93%) CoffeeScript
8 12 (2.93%) TypeScript
9 11 (2.68%) C++
10 9 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.95%) JCL
11 8 (1.95%) VB
12 7 (1.71%) Python
12 7 (1.71%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.46%) ABAP
13 6 (1.46%) COBOL
14 5 (1.22%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.98%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (5.12%) Degree
2 7 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.22%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.73%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.49%) MCP
5 2 (0.49%) MCSD
6 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) MCAD
6 1 (0.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.41%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.22%) HL7
2 5 (1.22%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) SDET
3 2 (0.49%) WCAG
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.95%) Control-M
2 6 (1.46%) CA Wily
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.98%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (11.95%) Oracle
2 36 (8.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.12%) IBM
4 18 (4.39%) SAP
5 16 (3.90%) Informatica
6 12 (2.93%) Adobe
7 8 (1.95%) Tableau
8 6 (1.46%) CA
9 5 (1.22%) Remedy
9 5 (1.22%) Sun
10 4 (0.98%) Google
10 4 (0.98%) MobileIron
10 4 (0.98%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.73%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.49%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.49%) hybris
12 2 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.24%) Talend
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