The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 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 84 172 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.42% 40.00% 33.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.45% 41.25% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 139 93
Median daily rate £375 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £421 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
306 417 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.23% 96.98% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 339 255
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 18
Median hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.62% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £22.65 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 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 Cardiff region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 56 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.64%) HTML
3 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
4 48 (37.21%) CSS
5 44 (34.11%) Java
6 38 (29.46%) SQL
7 28 (21.71%) TDD
8 27 (20.93%) Web Development
9 26 (20.16%) HTML5
9 26 (20.16%) AngularJS
10 25 (19.38%) Scrum
11 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 23 (17.83%) .NET
13 22 (17.05%) JSON
14 21 (16.28%) CSS3
14 21 (16.28%) C#
15 19 (14.73%) MongoDB
15 19 (14.73%) jQuery
15 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
16 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET
17 17 (13.18%) MVC
17 17 (13.18%) Spring
17 17 (13.18%) BDD
17 17 (13.18%) REST
17 17 (13.18%) RESTful
18 16 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (12.40%) Linux
18 16 (12.40%) XML
19 15 (11.63%) ETL
20 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.10%) Apache
3 3 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.55%) CMS
4 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.55%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.78%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.75%) HTTP
2 2 (1.55%) Extranet
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.73%) MongoDB
3 16 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (10.08%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.53%) NoSQL
5 11 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.98%) Neo4j
7 8 (6.20%) Big Data
8 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.65%) Couchbase
9 6 (4.65%) MySQL
10 4 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (3.10%) QlikView
10 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.75%) Cucumber
2 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.98%) NUnit
3 9 (6.98%) Subversion
4 8 (6.20%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.43%) Selenium
5 7 (5.43%) TeamCity
6 6 (4.65%) MbUnit
6 6 (4.65%) Mercurial
6 6 (4.65%) MSTest
6 6 (4.65%) SpecFlow
6 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.55%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.55%) Gradle
7 2 (1.55%) Grunt
7 2 (1.55%) gulp
7 2 (1.55%) JBehave
7 2 (1.55%) JUnit
8 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (9.30%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.33%) Advertising
3 3 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (42.64%) HTML
2 48 (37.21%) CSS
3 26 (20.16%) AngularJS
3 26 (20.16%) HTML5
4 23 (17.83%) .NET
5 22 (17.05%) JSON
6 21 (16.28%) CSS3
7 19 (14.73%) jQuery
8 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET
9 17 (13.18%) REST
9 17 (13.18%) RESTful
9 17 (13.18%) Spring
10 16 (12.40%) XML
11 12 (9.30%) Kafka
12 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (8.53%) Hibernate
12 11 (8.53%) Web Services
13 10 (7.75%) Spring Boot
14 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (6.98%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) Telematics
2 5 (3.88%) User Experience
3 4 (3.10%) W3C
4 3 (2.33%) AS400
4 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.33%) iPad
5 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) Informatics
5 2 (1.55%) NHS
6 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.78%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.78%) Fintech
6 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.78%) IPTV
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.40%) Linux
2 7 (5.43%) Mac OS X
2 7 (5.43%) Unix
3 4 (3.10%) Windows
4 2 (1.55%) Android
4 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) TDD
3 27 (20.93%) Web Development
4 25 (19.38%) Scrum
5 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.18%) BDD
6 17 (13.18%) MVC
7 15 (11.63%) ETL
8 13 (10.08%) Front End Development
8 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (8.53%) Microservices
9 11 (8.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (8.53%) Web Design
10 9 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (6.98%) DevOps
10 9 (6.98%) OO
10 9 (6.98%) Open Source
11 8 (6.20%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
2 44 (34.11%) Java
3 38 (29.46%) SQL
4 21 (16.28%) C#
5 11 (8.53%) Go
6 9 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.20%) TypeScript
8 7 (5.43%) PHP
8 7 (5.43%) Scala
9 4 (3.10%) Python
9 4 (3.10%) VB
9 4 (3.10%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.33%) RPG
11 2 (1.55%) ABAP
11 2 (1.55%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.78%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.78%) RPG/400
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.55%) Degree
4 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) MCAD
4 1 (0.78%) MCSD
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) WAI
2 1 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.88%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle
4 3 (2.33%) Cognos
4 3 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (1.55%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.55%) VMware
5 2 (1.55%) Zend
6 1 (0.78%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Perforce
6 1 (0.78%) Sage
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
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