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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 193 202 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.46% 28.98% 21.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.11% 31.17% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 110 63
Average daily rate
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£340 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 14
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £40.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -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
712 648 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.93% 92.97% 91.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 323 219
Average daily rate £350 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 68 69
Average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.21% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 64 £350 +6.06% 87
Peterborough 0 30 £330 -2.94% 15
Huntingdon 0 1 - - 3
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 143 (44.00%) C#
2 123 (37.85%) JavaScript
3 122 (37.54%) .NET
4 102 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (29.23%) HTML
6 89 (27.38%) CSS
7 80 (24.62%) E-Commerce
8 72 (22.15%) MVC
9 63 (19.38%) TDD
10 54 (16.62%) SQL
11 53 (16.31%) jQuery
12 51 (15.69%) ASP.NET
13 50 (15.38%) Java
14 47 (14.46%) XML
15 45 (13.85%) Oracle
16 42 (12.92%) SQL Server
16 42 (12.92%) HTML5
17 39 (12.00%) Web Services
18 33 (10.15%) Linux
19 31 (9.54%) CSS3
20 29 (8.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 28 (8.62%) XSLT
21 28 (8.62%) Python
21 28 (8.62%) PHP
22 27 (8.31%) WCF
23 26 (8.00%) AngularJS
23 26 (8.00%) Git (software)
24 25 (7.69%) Scrum
25 23 (7.08%) Ajax
26 22 (6.77%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 22 (6.77%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (4.92%) CMS
3 13 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 13 (4.00%) Node.js
3 13 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.00%) Apache
3 13 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (2.15%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.15%) WordPress
5 7 (2.15%) Mule
6 6 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.54%) nginx
7 5 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.62%) Drupal
9 2 (0.62%) IIS
9 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (3.38%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.54%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.08%) Tridion
2 4 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.23%) Magento
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) Modbus
2 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.77%) MySQL
3 19 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.31%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.00%) Apache Hive
6 13 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 13 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 12 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (3.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.46%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.15%) RavenDB
11 7 (2.15%) Big Data
12 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.85%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.85%) Impala
Development Applications
1 26 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.15%) Jasmine
3 14 (4.31%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.00%) Selenium
5 11 (3.38%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.46%) JIRA
6 8 (2.46%) SpecFlow
6 8 (2.46%) Grunt
7 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (2.15%) WebDriver
7 7 (2.15%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.15%) Subversion
8 6 (1.85%) IntelliJ
8 6 (1.85%) WebStorm
9 5 (1.54%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.23%) Ant
10 4 (1.23%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.23%) PhantomJS
11 3 (0.92%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (6.77%) Finance
2 10 (3.08%) Retail
3 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.92%) Banking
3 3 (0.92%) Marketing
4 2 (0.62%) Advertising
4 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.31%) Back Office
5 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.31%) Law
5 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (37.54%) .NET
2 95 (29.23%) HTML
3 89 (27.38%) CSS
4 53 (16.31%) jQuery
5 51 (15.69%) ASP.NET
6 47 (14.46%) XML
7 42 (12.92%) HTML5
8 39 (12.00%) Web Services
9 31 (9.54%) CSS3
10 29 (8.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (8.62%) XSLT
12 27 (8.31%) WCF
13 26 (8.00%) AngularJS
14 23 (7.08%) Ajax
15 19 (5.85%) Middleware
16 18 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
17 17 (5.23%) Backbone.js
17 17 (5.23%) SOAP
18 15 (4.62%) RESTful
18 15 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.23%) User Experience
2 11 (3.38%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.46%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.15%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.31%) NHS
9 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.31%) IPTV
9 1 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.15%) Linux
2 16 (4.92%) Windows
3 9 (2.77%) UNIX
4 8 (2.46%) Android
4 8 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.31%) AIX
5 1 (0.31%) Debian
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (24.62%) E-Commerce
3 72 (22.15%) MVC
4 63 (19.38%) TDD
5 25 (7.69%) Scrum
6 19 (5.85%) Unit Testing
7 17 (5.23%) OO
8 16 (4.92%) SOA
8 16 (4.92%) BDD
9 15 (4.62%) Data Mapping
10 14 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.31%) OOP
11 13 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.00%) Web Development
12 12 (3.69%) Multithreading
13 11 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.08%) OOD
14 10 (3.08%) ETL
14 10 (3.08%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 143 (44.00%) C#
2 123 (37.85%) JavaScript
3 54 (16.62%) SQL
4 50 (15.38%) Java
5 28 (8.62%) Python
5 28 (8.62%) PHP
6 12 (3.69%) C++
7 9 (2.77%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.46%) PHP5
9 7 (2.15%) Scala
10 6 (1.85%) Ruby
10 6 (1.85%) Perl
10 6 (1.85%) ECMAScript
10 6 (1.85%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.85%) Dart
11 5 (1.54%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.92%) C
13 2 (0.62%) X++
13 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (2.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.77%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.54%) HDFS
2 4 (1.23%) Varnish
3 3 (0.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 45 (13.85%) Oracle
2 13 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.77%) Google
4 6 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.85%) Twitter
5 4 (1.23%) hybris
6 3 (0.92%) Demandware
6 3 (0.92%) Adobe
6 3 (0.92%) Intershop
7 2 (0.62%) Zend
7 2 (0.62%) Telerik
7 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.62%) Apple
7 2 (0.62%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.31%) ATG
8 1 (0.31%) IBM
8 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.31%) Temenos
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