The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 85 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.37% 23.27% 19.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.97% 24.81% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 53 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £238 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
370 258 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.37% 93.82% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 184 108
Average daily rate £350 £330 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £223 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.75 £13.50 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.90 £19.17 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

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 22 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 83 (46.11%) Java
2 73 (40.56%) HTML
3 69 (38.33%) JavaScript
4 64 (35.56%) SQL
5 61 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (31.11%) CSS
7 50 (27.78%) Web Services
8 48 (26.67%) XML
9 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
10 38 (21.11%) OO
11 35 (19.44%) jQuery
12 34 (18.89%) .NET
13 32 (17.78%) J2EE
13 32 (17.78%) TDD
14 31 (17.22%) Spring
15 30 (16.67%) Scala
15 30 (16.67%) HTML5
16 27 (15.00%) Hibernate
17 26 (14.44%) CSS3
18 25 (13.89%) Microsoft
19 24 (13.33%) Scrum
19 24 (13.33%) C#
19 24 (13.33%) BDD
20 23 (12.78%) PHP
21 22 (12.22%) MVC
22 21 (11.67%) Finance
23 20 (11.11%) ASP.NET
23 20 (11.11%) Ajax
24 18 (10.00%) SOAP
25 16 (8.89%) MongoDB

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.89%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.33%) Apache
5 4 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.22%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.67%) Node.js
6 3 (1.67%) FileNet
6 3 (1.67%) CMS
7 2 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.11%) Confluence
7 2 (1.11%) IIS
7 2 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.11%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.11%) CICS
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.11%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (1.67%) SMS
3 2 (1.11%) SSL
3 2 (1.11%) Intranet
3 2 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.78%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.11%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.44%) DB2
7 8 (4.44%) MySQL
7 8 (4.44%) CouchDB
8 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.22%) DTS
9 4 (2.22%) MS Access
10 3 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.67%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.11%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (8.33%) Maven
2 14 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.22%) Subversion
4 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.56%) Ant
6 8 (4.44%) JUnit
6 8 (4.44%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.44%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.44%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.89%) Hudson
7 7 (3.89%) JIRA
7 7 (3.89%) Selenium
8 6 (3.33%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (2.78%) JBehave
9 5 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.22%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.22%) QUnit
10 4 (2.22%) Sinon.JS
11 3 (1.67%) Trac
11 3 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (11.67%) Finance
2 9 (5.00%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Marketing
4 3 (1.67%) Legal
4 3 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.11%) Front Office
5 2 (1.11%) Retail
5 2 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (40.56%) HTML
2 56 (31.11%) CSS
3 50 (27.78%) Web Services
4 48 (26.67%) XML
5 35 (19.44%) jQuery
6 34 (18.89%) .NET
7 32 (17.78%) J2EE
8 31 (17.22%) Spring
9 30 (16.67%) HTML5
10 27 (15.00%) Hibernate
11 26 (14.44%) CSS3
12 20 (11.11%) Ajax
12 20 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 18 (10.00%) SOAP
14 16 (8.89%) Play Framework
15 15 (8.33%) RESTful
16 13 (7.22%) XSLT
17 12 (6.67%) REST
17 12 (6.67%) Akka
18 11 (6.11%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.33%) Open Source
2 6 (3.33%) GIS
3 4 (2.22%) User Experience
4 3 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.11%) NHS
5 2 (1.11%) W3C
5 2 (1.11%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) iPhone
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.00%) Linux
2 8 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.89%) UNIX
4 6 (3.33%) Android
5 5 (2.78%) Windows
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.11%) OO
3 32 (17.78%) TDD
4 24 (13.33%) Scrum
4 24 (13.33%) BDD
5 22 (12.22%) MVC
6 15 (8.33%) UML
7 14 (7.78%) OOP
8 13 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (6.67%) RAD
9 12 (6.67%) Web Development
10 11 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.00%) CRM
13 8 (4.44%) Process Management
13 8 (4.44%) Web Design
13 8 (4.44%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.89%) ETL
14 7 (3.89%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 83 (46.11%) Java
2 69 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 64 (35.56%) SQL
4 30 (16.67%) Scala
5 24 (13.33%) C#
6 23 (12.78%) PHP
7 14 (7.78%) Perl
8 8 (4.44%) C++
8 8 (4.44%) Python
9 6 (3.33%) Ruby
9 6 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.22%) Groovy
11 3 (1.67%) VB
11 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.67%) PHP5
11 3 (1.67%) PHP4
12 2 (1.11%) XPath
12 2 (1.11%) MUMPS
12 2 (1.11%) XQuery
12 2 (1.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.11%) Degree
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) QA
1 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.11%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.67%) Oracle
3 11 (6.11%) Cognos
4 6 (3.33%) Thunderhead
5 5 (2.78%) IBM
5 5 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.22%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.67%) SAP
8 2 (1.11%) HP
8 2 (1.11%) Twitter
8 2 (1.11%) ESRI
9 1 (0.56%) Talend
9 1 (0.56%) Google
9 1 (0.56%) Zend
9 1 (0.56%) Citrix
9 1 (0.56%) CA
9 1 (0.56%) JBoss
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