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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 71 73 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.41% 20.39% 19.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.74% 21.79% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 57 26
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £295 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.70 £30.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.26 £30.25 £19.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.14 £30.25 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
247 335 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.37% 93.58% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 230 103
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £26.37 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 90 (50.85%) SQL
2 62 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (29.94%) C#
4 52 (29.38%) .NET
5 51 (28.81%) HTML
5 51 (28.81%) SQL Server
5 51 (28.81%) CSS
6 50 (28.25%) JavaScript
7 35 (19.77%) XML
8 34 (19.21%) Oracle
8 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (19.21%) HTML5
9 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
10 31 (17.51%) CSS3
10 31 (17.51%) WCF
11 30 (16.95%) Scala
11 30 (16.95%) jQuery
11 30 (16.95%) T-SQL
11 30 (16.95%) PL/SQL
12 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET
12 29 (16.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 29 (16.38%) Ajax
12 29 (16.38%) Oracle Database
13 28 (15.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (15.25%) REST
15 25 (14.12%) MVC
16 22 (12.43%) NHS
16 22 (12.43%) Visual Studio
16 22 (12.43%) JUnit
16 22 (12.43%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 7 (3.95%) IIS
1 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.69%) JBoss
4 2 (1.13%) Apache
4 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.13%) SAS
4 2 (1.13%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.13%) Mule
4 2 (1.13%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.56%) WildFly
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Staffware
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.69%) Office 365
3 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.47%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) Intranet
3 2 (1.13%) LDAP
3 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (16.38%) Oracle Database
3 29 (16.38%) Oracle9i Database
4 28 (15.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (11.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (10.73%) MongoDB
7 18 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (7.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
12 8 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (3.95%) MS Access
13 7 (3.95%) MySQL
14 6 (3.39%) RDBMS
15 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (1.13%) DTS
16 2 (1.13%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) JUnit
1 22 (12.43%) Visual Studio
1 22 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.73%) Jenkins
3 18 (10.17%) Subversion
4 15 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.47%) Jasmine
5 12 (6.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.69%) NUnit
7 3 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.69%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.56%) QUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.56%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (3.95%) Finance
2 5 (2.82%) Legal
3 4 (2.26%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Back Office
4 3 (1.69%) Electronics
4 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.38%) .NET
2 51 (28.81%) CSS
2 51 (28.81%) HTML
3 35 (19.77%) XML
4 34 (19.21%) HTML5
5 31 (17.51%) CSS3
5 31 (17.51%) WCF
6 30 (16.95%) jQuery
7 29 (16.38%) Ajax
7 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET
8 27 (15.25%) REST
9 19 (10.73%) SOAP
9 19 (10.73%) JSON
9 19 (10.73%) .NET Framework
10 18 (10.17%) Web Services
11 17 (9.60%) Entity Framework
12 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (7.91%) Play Framework
13 13 (7.34%) RESTful
14 11 (6.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.43%) NHS
2 10 (5.65%) Replication
3 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.26%) Clustering
5 3 (1.69%) DTV
5 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.13%) User Experience
6 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.91%) Windows
2 13 (7.34%) UNIX
3 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Linux
4 2 (1.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.03%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.12%) MVC
3 20 (11.30%) TDD
4 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (9.04%) Scrum
6 15 (8.47%) ETL
6 15 (8.47%) OO
7 14 (7.91%) Migration
8 11 (6.21%) Software Engineering
8 11 (6.21%) CRM
8 11 (6.21%) Data Migration
9 9 (5.08%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.52%) UML
10 8 (4.52%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.95%) Information Security
11 7 (3.95%) OOP
12 6 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (2.82%) BDD
14 4 (2.26%) Analytics
14 4 (2.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 90 (50.85%) SQL
2 53 (29.94%) C#
3 50 (28.25%) JavaScript
4 30 (16.95%) PL/SQL
4 30 (16.95%) Scala
4 30 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.30%) Java
6 14 (7.91%) Perl
7 11 (6.21%) PHP
8 6 (3.39%) C++
9 3 (1.69%) Python
10 2 (1.13%) Ruby
10 2 (1.13%) Delphi
10 2 (1.13%) C
10 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.56%) VBA
11 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.91%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.26%) Degree
4 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.13%) HL7
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Oracle
2 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.86%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (2.82%) Zend
5 4 (2.26%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Sybase
7 1 (0.56%) ILOG
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) BEA
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
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