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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 176 178 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.56% 26.14% 24.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.94% 27.77% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 112 98
Median daily rate £350 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £287 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.25 £43.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
551 641 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.66% 94.13% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 394 442
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £270 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 58 52
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.27% -13.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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
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 5 December 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 93 £375 - 103
Peterborough +7 26 £275 -15.38% 10
Huntingdon -5 1 £650 +116.66%
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 101 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (27.76%) C#
2 98 (27.76%) .NET
3 87 (24.65%) Java
4 81 (22.95%) SQL
5 76 (21.53%) JavaScript
6 62 (17.56%) TDD
7 60 (17.00%) HTML
8 57 (16.15%) SQL Server
9 48 (13.60%) E-Commerce
9 48 (13.60%) REST
10 47 (13.31%) Python
11 46 (13.03%) XML
12 45 (12.75%) MVC
13 43 (12.18%) Linux
14 42 (11.90%) CSS
14 42 (11.90%) jQuery
15 40 (11.33%) Git (software)
15 40 (11.33%) Web Services
15 40 (11.33%) Web Development
16 36 (10.20%) ASP.NET
17 35 (9.92%) HTML5
18 34 (9.63%) AngularJS
19 32 (9.07%) Microsoft
20 30 (8.50%) MongoDB
21 29 (8.22%) Software Engineering
22 27 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
22 27 (7.65%) Node.js
23 26 (7.37%) Android
24 25 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure

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 11 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.55%) Drupal
3 8 (2.27%) Apache
3 8 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.98%) CMS
5 6 (1.70%) IIS
6 5 (1.42%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.13%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.13%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.13%) WordPress
8 3 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.57%) Moodle
9 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.28%) Documentum
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.28%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.42%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (1.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Payment Gateway
1 6 (1.70%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (1.42%) Shopify
3 3 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) Magento
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.40%) IaaS
4 10 (2.83%) PaaS
5 7 (1.98%) GitHub
6 6 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.57%) SaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.98%) Wireless
2 6 (1.70%) HTTP
3 5 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.85%) LDAP
6 2 (0.57%) AMQP
7 1 (0.28%) 802.15
7 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) SSH
7 1 (0.28%) SSL
7 1 (0.28%) Telnet
7 1 (0.28%) X.509
7 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.50%) MongoDB
3 24 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 19 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.53%) MySQL
7 11 (3.12%) Big Data
8 10 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.27%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.42%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.13%) DB2
13 4 (1.13%) HBase
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (11.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.23%) Mercurial
3 17 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 15 (4.25%) Selenium
5 14 (3.97%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (3.12%) JUnit
8 9 (2.55%) Xcode
9 8 (2.27%) IntelliJ
9 8 (2.27%) Mockito
9 8 (2.27%) WebStorm
10 7 (1.98%) Android Studio
10 7 (1.98%) Jasmine
10 7 (1.98%) Subversion
10 7 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (1.70%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.70%) gulp
11 6 (1.70%) JIRA
11 6 (1.70%) Mocha
12 5 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (4.53%) Manufacturing
2 12 (3.40%) Finance
3 11 (3.12%) Advertising
4 9 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.27%) Marketing
6 7 (1.98%) Retail
7 4 (1.13%) Games
7 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.85%) Electronics
8 3 (0.85%) Military
9 2 (0.57%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (27.76%) .NET
2 60 (17.00%) HTML
3 48 (13.60%) REST
4 46 (13.03%) XML
5 42 (11.90%) CSS
5 42 (11.90%) jQuery
6 40 (11.33%) Web Services
7 36 (10.20%) ASP.NET
8 35 (9.92%) HTML5
9 34 (9.63%) AngularJS
10 27 (7.65%) Node.js
11 25 (7.08%) JSON
12 23 (6.52%) XSLT
13 22 (6.23%) Spring
13 22 (6.23%) WCF
14 20 (5.67%) .NET Framework
15 17 (4.82%) CSS3
16 15 (4.25%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (3.68%) WPF
18 12 (3.40%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 16 (4.53%) User Experience
3 15 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.40%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.40%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.55%) Biology
6 6 (1.70%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.70%) Graphic Design
7 5 (1.42%) Informatics
8 4 (1.13%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.85%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.85%) HTC Vive
9 3 (0.85%) iPad
9 3 (0.85%) Oculus Rift
9 3 (0.85%) PlayStation
9 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.57%) Life Science
10 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.57%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.18%) Linux
2 26 (7.37%) Android
3 18 (5.10%) Apple iOS
4 15 (4.25%) Unix
4 15 (4.25%) Windows
5 6 (1.70%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.56%) TDD
3 48 (13.60%) E-Commerce
4 45 (12.75%) MVC
5 40 (11.33%) Web Development
6 29 (8.22%) Software Engineering
7 27 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (6.52%) Open Source
9 22 (6.23%) Unit Testing
10 21 (5.95%) Android Development
10 21 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (5.38%) OO
11 19 (5.38%) Scrum
12 17 (4.82%) BDD
12 17 (4.82%) Front End Development
13 15 (4.25%) ETL
13 15 (4.25%) iOS Development
14 13 (3.68%) Workflow
15 10 (2.83%) Multithreading
15 10 (2.83%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (27.76%) C#
2 87 (24.65%) Java
3 81 (22.95%) SQL
4 76 (21.53%) JavaScript
5 47 (13.31%) Python
6 25 (7.08%) C
7 21 (5.95%) C++
8 20 (5.67%) PHP
9 16 (4.53%) Objective-C
10 14 (3.97%) Apex Code
10 14 (3.97%) Embedded C
11 11 (3.12%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.83%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.83%) Scala
13 9 (2.55%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.27%) Perl
15 6 (1.70%) Groovy
15 6 (1.70%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.13%) Apple Swift
16 4 (1.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (6.80%) Degree
2 19 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.97%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.13%) PhD
5 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.13%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) CDISC
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
2 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (5.67%) Docker
2 5 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (9.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.80%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (4.82%) Oracle
4 7 (1.98%) Talend
5 5 (1.42%) SAP
5 5 (1.42%) VMware
6 4 (1.13%) Cognos
6 4 (1.13%) Hortonworks
7 3 (0.85%) Adobe
7 3 (0.85%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.85%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.57%) BMC
8 2 (0.57%) Remedy
8 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.28%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.28%) Apple
9 1 (0.28%) Informatica
9 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.28%) Siemens
9 1 (0.28%) Sun
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Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Creation Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: Competitive
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