The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 189 126 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.54% 14.81% 17.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.59% 16.20% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 85 101
Average daily rate £330 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.97 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.63% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1139 778 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.67% 91.42% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 414 492
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 76 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.07 £10.01 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Developer
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 128 £350 +16.66% 31
Aylesbury +8 18 £330 -5.71% 8
High Wycombe -5 8 £310 +4.20% 4
Marlow +1 2 £195 -25.71% 2
Beaconsfield -2 2 £225 -10.00% 1
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 171 (44.42%) JavaScript
2 152 (39.48%) .NET
3 143 (37.14%) C#
4 134 (34.81%) HTML
5 115 (29.87%) SQL Server
6 110 (28.57%) CSS
7 100 (25.97%) MVC
8 88 (22.86%) SQL
9 84 (21.82%) ASP.NET
10 82 (21.30%) jQuery
11 74 (19.22%) OO
12 73 (18.96%) TDD
13 65 (16.88%) Java
14 64 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (16.10%) Finance
16 57 (14.81%) Scrum
16 57 (14.81%) HTML5
17 48 (12.47%) Oracle
18 45 (11.69%) T-SQL
18 45 (11.69%) XML
19 44 (11.43%) Web Services
20 42 (10.91%) Ajax
20 42 (10.91%) .NET Framework
21 40 (10.39%) WCF
22 39 (10.13%) Backbone.js
22 39 (10.13%) AngularJS
22 39 (10.13%) Visual Studio
23 38 (9.87%) Microsoft
23 38 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
23 38 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (4.16%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.38%) CMS
4 12 (3.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (2.60%) Drupal
6 6 (1.56%) Kentico
7 5 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.52%) Node.js
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.52%) Moodle
9 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.52%) IIS
9 2 (0.52%) Papyrus
10 1 (0.26%) Apache
10 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.26%) CICS
10 1 (0.26%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 20 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.30%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.52%) Exstream
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Staffware
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.26%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 1 (0.26%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) MailChimp
2 2 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.04%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.26%) Extranet
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) GPRS
3 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (4.94%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.86%) MySQL
9 11 (2.86%) PowerCenter
10 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.34%) OLAP
12 6 (1.56%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.30%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 4 (1.04%) DTS
15 3 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
15 3 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.75%) NUnit
3 25 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (5.97%) Subversion
5 19 (4.94%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.90%) Jasmine
7 11 (2.86%) Xcode
8 7 (1.82%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.56%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.30%) MSI
10 5 (1.30%) WiX
11 4 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.78%) JIRA
12 3 (0.78%) MSTest
12 3 (0.78%) Moq
13 2 (0.52%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.52%) Rational Rose
13 2 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 62 (16.10%) Finance
2 17 (4.42%) Retail
3 12 (3.12%) Marketing
4 11 (2.86%) Banking
5 5 (1.30%) Publishing
6 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.78%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.52%) Billing
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (39.48%) .NET
2 134 (34.81%) HTML
3 110 (28.57%) CSS
4 84 (21.82%) ASP.NET
5 82 (21.30%) jQuery
6 57 (14.81%) HTML5
7 45 (11.69%) XML
8 44 (11.43%) Web Services
9 42 (10.91%) Ajax
9 42 (10.91%) .NET Framework
10 40 (10.39%) WCF
11 39 (10.13%) Backbone.js
11 39 (10.13%) AngularJS
12 38 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (9.35%) JSON
14 33 (8.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 31 (8.05%) CSS3
16 24 (6.23%) Dojo
16 24 (6.23%) J2EE
17 23 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.38%) N-Tier
1 13 (3.38%) iPad
1 13 (3.38%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.12%) iPhone
3 7 (1.82%) EPoS
4 6 (1.56%) CMDB
5 5 (1.30%) FMCG
5 5 (1.30%) Open Source
6 4 (1.04%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.04%) EFT
6 4 (1.04%) APACS
6 4 (1.04%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.78%) CESG
7 3 (0.78%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.78%) PDA
7 3 (0.78%) Web 2.0
7 3 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.53%) Windows
2 18 (4.68%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.42%) UNIX
4 12 (3.12%) Linux
5 10 (2.60%) Android
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.52%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.26%) AIX
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (25.97%) MVC
2 74 (19.22%) OO
3 73 (18.96%) TDD
4 64 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (14.81%) Scrum
6 35 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 32 (8.31%) SOA
8 29 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (4.94%) Automated Testing
11 18 (4.68%) iOS Development
11 18 (4.68%) Software Engineering
11 18 (4.68%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.16%) BDD
13 15 (3.90%) CRM
13 15 (3.90%) OOP
14 14 (3.64%) Web Design
15 13 (3.38%) Multithreading
15 13 (3.38%) Web Development
16 12 (3.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 171 (44.42%) JavaScript
2 143 (37.14%) C#
3 88 (22.86%) SQL
4 65 (16.88%) Java
5 45 (11.69%) T-SQL
6 29 (7.53%) PHP
7 17 (4.42%) Objective-C
8 11 (2.86%) VB
9 10 (2.60%) C++
10 9 (2.34%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.34%) VBA
11 8 (2.08%) Perl
12 7 (1.82%) Python
13 6 (1.56%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.04%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.78%) VB6
16 2 (0.52%) Scala
16 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (1.56%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.60%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.08%) SCCM
2 2 (0.52%) Control-M
3 1 (0.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (12.47%) Oracle
2 38 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.34%) HP
4 8 (2.08%) Business Objects
5 6 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 6 (1.56%) BMC
5 6 (1.56%) CA
5 6 (1.56%) Apple
5 6 (1.56%) IBM
6 5 (1.30%) Adobe
6 5 (1.30%) SendGrid
7 4 (1.04%) Dundas
8 3 (0.78%) Informatica
9 2 (0.52%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.52%) Google
9 2 (0.52%) Cognos
9 2 (0.52%) Motorola
9 2 (0.52%) SAP
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