The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent 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 Burton-upon-Trent 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 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 53.33% 35.71% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 57.14% 35.71% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate £300 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 93.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
Average daily rate £250 £300 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £8.50 £11.13 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.59% -70.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Developer
Staffordshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Burton-upon-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Burton-upon-Trent region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (31.25%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (25.00%) Symfony
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) JSF
5 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (25.00%) VB6
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (25.00%) Sage
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) VB
5 4 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 3 (18.75%) .NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Symfony
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) JSF
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) MDX
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (25.00%) OOP
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) VB6
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft