The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 169 267 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.59% 32.64% 25.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.67% 34.32% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 149 117
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £267 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £40.75 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +352.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 778 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.83% 95.11% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 431 423
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 57 79
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.77 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -35.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 100 £375 -2.28% 83
Peterborough +1 17 £340 +23.63% 27
Huntingdon +2 6 £480 -12.72% 1
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 122 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.86%) JavaScript
3 96 (29.63%) Java
4 86 (26.54%) .NET
5 81 (25.00%) SQL
6 76 (23.46%) HTML
7 73 (22.53%) C#
8 68 (20.99%) CSS
9 52 (16.05%) TDD
10 51 (15.74%) Python
11 48 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 47 (14.51%) AngularJS
13 46 (14.20%) HTML5
13 46 (14.20%) REST
14 43 (13.27%) Git (software)
14 43 (13.27%) ASP.NET
15 40 (12.35%) Web Services
15 40 (12.35%) XML
15 40 (12.35%) jQuery
16 38 (11.73%) Linux
16 38 (11.73%) E-Commerce
17 36 (11.11%) MVC
18 34 (10.49%) Web Development
19 32 (9.88%) .NET Framework
20 31 (9.57%) Mobile App
21 30 (9.26%) Microsoft
22 28 (8.64%) Android
23 27 (8.33%) CSS3
23 27 (8.33%) Oracle
24 26 (8.02%) Spring

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.01%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (3.40%) CMS
2 11 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.09%) Drupal
4 6 (1.85%) Apache
5 4 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.23%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.23%) IIS
6 3 (0.93%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (4.63%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.31%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.85%) GitHub
4 5 (1.54%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.93%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.85%) HTTP
2 5 (1.54%) LDAP
2 5 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.23%) Wireless
4 3 (0.93%) Network Security
5 2 (0.62%) AMQP
5 2 (0.62%) FTP
6 1 (0.31%) 802.15
6 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.31%) Internet
6 1 (0.31%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) Telnet
6 1 (0.31%) X.509
6 1 (0.31%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.86%) MySQL
3 18 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 17 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.63%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.63%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.01%) Hadoop
6 13 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.47%) DB2
8 8 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.16%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.85%) Big Data
10 6 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.23%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.02%) Mercurial
3 14 (4.32%) Jasmine
4 13 (4.01%) Mocha
4 13 (4.01%) Selenium
5 12 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.40%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.78%) IntelliJ
7 9 (2.78%) Subversion
7 9 (2.78%) WebStorm
7 9 (2.78%) Xcode
8 8 (2.47%) JUnit
8 8 (2.47%) QUnit
9 7 (2.16%) gulp
10 6 (1.85%) Android Studio
10 6 (1.85%) Grunt
11 5 (1.54%) Mockito
11 5 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (2.47%) Finance
2 7 (2.16%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.54%) Advertising
4 5 (1.54%) Military
4 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.23%) Marketing
6 3 (0.93%) Games
6 3 (0.93%) Retail
7 2 (0.62%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.54%) .NET
2 76 (23.46%) HTML
3 68 (20.99%) CSS
4 47 (14.51%) AngularJS
5 46 (14.20%) HTML5
5 46 (14.20%) REST
6 43 (13.27%) ASP.NET
7 40 (12.35%) jQuery
7 40 (12.35%) Web Services
7 40 (12.35%) XML
8 32 (9.88%) .NET Framework
9 27 (8.33%) CSS3
10 26 (8.02%) Spring
11 24 (7.41%) JSON
11 24 (7.41%) Node.js
12 14 (4.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (4.32%) XSLT
13 13 (4.01%) Ember.js
14 12 (3.70%) Ajax
14 12 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 26 (8.02%) User Experience
3 14 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 11 (3.40%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.85%) Biology
6 6 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.54%) Informatics
8 3 (0.93%) iPad
8 3 (0.93%) Oculus Rift
8 3 (0.93%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.62%) Ontologies
9 2 (0.62%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.73%) Linux
2 28 (8.64%) Android
3 18 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 17 (5.25%) Windows
5 16 (4.94%) Unix
6 5 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (16.05%) TDD
3 38 (11.73%) E-Commerce
4 36 (11.11%) MVC
5 34 (10.49%) Web Development
6 24 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 23 (7.10%) Android Development
7 23 (7.10%) OO
8 22 (6.79%) Scrum
9 20 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (5.56%) Workflow
11 17 (5.25%) Unit Testing
12 15 (4.63%) iOS Development
13 14 (4.32%) Analytics
13 14 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (4.32%) Multithreading
14 13 (4.01%) Migration
15 12 (3.70%) UX Design
16 11 (3.40%) Open Source
16 11 (3.40%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 100 (30.86%) JavaScript
2 96 (29.63%) Java
3 81 (25.00%) SQL
4 73 (22.53%) C#
5 51 (15.74%) Python
6 24 (7.41%) C++
7 21 (6.48%) PHP
7 21 (6.48%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.63%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.32%) Apex Code
9 14 (4.32%) C
10 12 (3.70%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.78%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.47%) Scala
12 8 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.16%) Perl
13 7 (2.16%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.54%) Dart
14 5 (1.54%) ECMAScript
15 4 (1.23%) ES6
Qualifications
1 21 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.25%) DV Cleared
3 16 (4.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.31%) PhD
4 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.31%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (3.40%) Docker
2 6 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.54%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.62%) Oozie
Vendors
1 30 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.33%) Oracle
3 24 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.16%) VMware
5 4 (1.23%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.23%) Cognos
5 4 (1.23%) Zend
6 3 (0.93%) BMC
6 3 (0.93%) IBM
6 3 (0.93%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.93%) Remedy
6 3 (0.93%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.62%) SAP
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.31%) Citrix
8 1 (0.31%) HP
8 1 (0.31%) Informatica
8 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.31%) Sun
8 1 (0.31%) Unisys
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