The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 225 214 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.52% 28.27% 26.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.41% 30.53% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 130 96
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£350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +1.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £33.60 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £49.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
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
740 701 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.79% 92.60% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 374 267
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 58 74
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Cambridge -1 112 £350 +1.44% 104
Peterborough -2 26 £319 +2.00% 21
Huntingdon -1 1 - - 2
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 165 (43.42%) C#
2 152 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 151 (39.74%) .NET
4 124 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (27.63%) HTML
6 97 (25.53%) CSS
7 88 (23.16%) E-Commerce
8 85 (22.37%) MVC
9 75 (19.74%) TDD
10 71 (18.68%) Java
10 71 (18.68%) SQL
11 65 (17.11%) SQL Server
12 62 (16.32%) ASP.NET
12 62 (16.32%) XML
13 61 (16.05%) jQuery
14 50 (13.16%) Oracle
15 48 (12.63%) HTML5
16 44 (11.58%) Web Services
17 37 (9.74%) MySQL
18 35 (9.21%) XSLT
18 35 (9.21%) WCF
18 35 (9.21%) CSS3
19 34 (8.95%) Scrum
20 33 (8.68%) Git (software)
21 31 (8.16%) Linux
22 30 (7.89%) PHP
22 30 (7.89%) Ajax
22 30 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 27 (7.11%) Python
23 27 (7.11%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (6.32%) CMS
3 20 (5.26%) Node.js
4 16 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.95%) Apache Pig
6 13 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.63%) WordPress
7 10 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.37%) Apache
8 9 (2.37%) Apache Solr
9 8 (2.11%) Oracle Application Server
9 8 (2.11%) Drupal
10 6 (1.58%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.58%) Mule
10 6 (1.58%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.05%) IIS
13 3 (0.79%) JBoss
14 2 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (3.16%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.58%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.89%) Tridion
2 4 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.05%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.26%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) Google Drive
3 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.11%) HTTP
2 3 (0.79%) LDAP
3 2 (0.53%) Intranet
3 2 (0.53%) AMQP
4 1 (0.26%) SMPP
4 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.26%) GSM
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.74%) MySQL
3 21 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.53%) MongoDB
3 21 (5.53%) NoSQL
4 15 (3.95%) Hadoop
4 15 (3.95%) Apache Hive
5 13 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (2.37%) RavenDB
9 8 (2.11%) Big Data
9 8 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.84%) Impala
11 6 (1.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.58%) Jasmine
3 16 (4.21%) Selenium
4 12 (3.16%) Grunt
5 11 (2.89%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.89%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (2.37%) Mercurial
7 8 (2.11%) JIRA
7 8 (2.11%) IntelliJ
7 8 (2.11%) WebStorm
8 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (1.84%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.84%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.84%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.84%) Subversion
9 6 (1.58%) PhantomJS
10 5 (1.32%) gulp
10 5 (1.32%) Maven
10 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (7.11%) Finance
2 13 (3.42%) Retail
3 7 (1.84%) Banking
4 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.79%) Advertising
5 3 (0.79%) Back Office
5 3 (0.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Publishing
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.26%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (39.74%) .NET
2 105 (27.63%) HTML
3 97 (25.53%) CSS
4 62 (16.32%) ASP.NET
4 62 (16.32%) XML
5 61 (16.05%) jQuery
6 48 (12.63%) HTML5
7 44 (11.58%) Web Services
8 35 (9.21%) XSLT
8 35 (9.21%) WCF
8 35 (9.21%) CSS3
9 30 (7.89%) Ajax
9 30 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (6.84%) SOAP
10 26 (6.84%) AngularJS
11 23 (6.05%) RESTful
12 22 (5.79%) Backbone.js
13 21 (5.53%) Middleware
14 20 (5.26%) .NET Framework
14 20 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.32%) User Experience
2 14 (3.68%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.11%) Graphic Design
5 6 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.32%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.26%) NHS
8 1 (0.26%) LIMS
8 1 (0.26%) Animation
8 1 (0.26%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.26%) Social Media
8 1 (0.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.16%) Linux
2 22 (5.79%) Windows
3 12 (3.16%) Android
3 12 (3.16%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.16%) UNIX
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (23.16%) E-Commerce
3 85 (22.37%) MVC
4 75 (19.74%) TDD
5 34 (8.95%) Scrum
6 26 (6.84%) Unit Testing
7 21 (5.53%) OO
8 20 (5.26%) Web Development
9 19 (5.00%) BDD
10 16 (4.21%) Multithreading
10 16 (4.21%) SOA
11 15 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (3.95%) Data Mapping
12 14 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (3.68%) Software Engineering
13 13 (3.42%) OOD
13 13 (3.42%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (3.16%) Android Development
14 12 (3.16%) ETL
14 12 (3.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 165 (43.42%) C#
2 152 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 71 (18.68%) Java
3 71 (18.68%) SQL
4 30 (7.89%) PHP
5 27 (7.11%) Python
6 16 (4.21%) C++
7 10 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.63%) Scala
8 9 (2.37%) Perl
9 8 (2.11%) ECMAScript
9 8 (2.11%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.11%) Dart
9 8 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.58%) Ruby
11 4 (1.05%) PHP5
11 4 (1.05%) C
12 3 (0.79%) Delphi
12 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.79%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 11 (2.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (1.58%) HDFS
2 3 (0.79%) Docker
2 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 50 (13.16%) Oracle
2 22 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.68%) Google
4 13 (3.42%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.58%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.32%) hybris
6 5 (1.32%) Apple
7 4 (1.05%) Demandware
7 4 (1.05%) Adobe
7 4 (1.05%) Intershop
7 4 (1.05%) Zend
8 3 (0.79%) Twitter
8 3 (0.79%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.53%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.53%) SAP
9 2 (0.53%) Telerik
10 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.26%) IBM
10 1 (0.26%) Business Objects
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