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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 139 184 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.53% 24.86% 30.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.44% 25.81% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 103 96
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Median hourly rate £27.00 £33.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.40% -14.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £44.60 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.86% +8.57%
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
593 713 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.11% 96.35% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 363 318
Median daily rate £413 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 78 71
Median hourly rate £32.85 £14.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.64% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -1 76 £360 +10.76% 98
Peterborough +1 19 £319 -5.55% 17
Huntingdon -6 1 - - 3
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 86 (34.13%) JavaScript
2 77 (30.56%) Java
3 73 (28.97%) SQL
4 72 (28.57%) C#
5 71 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (27.38%) HTML
7 68 (26.98%) .NET
8 57 (22.62%) CSS
9 42 (16.67%) Python
10 41 (16.27%) jQuery
11 38 (15.08%) Web Services
12 32 (12.70%) Git (software)
13 30 (11.90%) HTML5
14 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
15 27 (10.71%) OO
15 27 (10.71%) REST
15 27 (10.71%) AngularJS
16 26 (10.32%) ASP.NET
17 25 (9.92%) C++
17 25 (9.92%) Spring
18 24 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (9.52%) TDD
18 24 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
18 24 (9.52%) E-Commerce
18 24 (9.52%) User Experience
18 24 (9.52%) Front End Development
19 23 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 23 (9.13%) Node.js
19 23 (9.13%) CSS3

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 23 (9.13%) Node.js
2 17 (6.75%) Mule
3 14 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 14 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.57%) JBoss
5 6 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.98%) Apache
7 4 (1.59%) CMS
8 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.19%) WordPress
9 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.79%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.40%) SAS
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
1 7 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (3.57%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.79%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.79%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (1.19%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.78%) Internet
2 6 (2.38%) Bluetooth
3 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.59%) HTTP
4 4 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.19%) 802.15
5 3 (1.19%) SSL
5 3 (1.19%) Wireless
5 3 (1.19%) X.509
5 3 (1.19%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) FTP
7 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (7.14%) Big Data
3 18 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (6.75%) Hadoop
4 17 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 14 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.16%) MySQL
7 8 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.17%) CouchDB
7 8 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.38%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.59%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.19%) QlikView
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.35%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.16%) Mercurial
4 11 (4.37%) IntelliJ
4 11 (4.37%) WebStorm
5 6 (2.38%) Grunt
5 6 (2.38%) gulp
5 6 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.98%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.98%) PhantomJS
6 5 (1.98%) Selenium
7 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.59%) Maven
7 4 (1.59%) Subversion
7 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.19%) Capybara
8 3 (1.19%) NUnit
8 3 (1.19%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.19%) WATIR
8 3 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 18 (7.14%) Finance
2 5 (1.98%) Electronics
2 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.59%) Advertising
4 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.79%) Legal
5 2 (0.79%) Publishing
5 2 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Billing
6 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.38%) HTML
2 68 (26.98%) .NET
3 57 (22.62%) CSS
4 41 (16.27%) jQuery
5 38 (15.08%) Web Services
6 30 (11.90%) HTML5
7 27 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 27 (10.71%) REST
8 26 (10.32%) ASP.NET
9 25 (9.92%) Spring
10 23 (9.13%) CSS3
10 23 (9.13%) Middleware
10 23 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 16 (6.35%) Ajax
13 15 (5.95%) WPF
14 14 (5.56%) XML
15 13 (5.16%) Django
16 12 (4.76%) JSON
17 11 (4.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) User Experience
2 13 (5.16%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.17%) Graphic Design
5 5 (1.98%) iPad
5 5 (1.98%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.98%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.19%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.19%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.19%) Life Science
8 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.79%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.40%) Biology
9 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.16%) Linux
2 11 (4.37%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.97%) Android
4 6 (2.38%) Windows
5 2 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (10.71%) OO
3 24 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 24 (9.52%) Front End Development
3 24 (9.52%) TDD
4 22 (8.73%) MVC
4 22 (8.73%) Unit Testing
4 22 (8.73%) Web Development
5 18 (7.14%) Analytics
6 17 (6.75%) ETL
7 12 (4.76%) CRM
7 12 (4.76%) Scrum
7 12 (4.76%) SOA
7 12 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 12 (4.76%) UX Design
8 10 (3.97%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (3.57%) Microservices
10 8 (3.17%) Big Data Analytics
10 8 (3.17%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 86 (34.13%) JavaScript
2 77 (30.56%) Java
3 73 (28.97%) SQL
4 72 (28.57%) C#
5 42 (16.67%) Python
6 25 (9.92%) C++
7 21 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 19 (7.54%) C
9 15 (5.95%) PHP
10 12 (4.76%) TypeScript
11 11 (4.37%) Scala
12 9 (3.57%) Dart
12 9 (3.57%) ECMAScript
13 8 (3.17%) Perl
14 7 (2.78%) Embedded C
15 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.98%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.59%) Ruby
16 4 (1.59%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (4.37%) Degree
2 4 (1.59%) PhD
3 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) MCITP
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 16 (6.35%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (3.17%) MOM
2 1 (0.40%) Oozie
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.95%) Oracle
3 4 (1.59%) Cloudera
3 4 (1.59%) Zend
4 3 (1.19%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.19%) IBM
4 3 (1.19%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.79%) MuleSoft
5 2 (0.79%) Netezza
5 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.79%) Siebel
5 2 (0.79%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Facebook
6 1 (0.40%) Nintex
6 1 (0.40%) Rally
6 1 (0.40%) SAP
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.40%) Teradata
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter
6 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
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