The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Derby 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Derby region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 20 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 14.60% 8.04% 9.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.26% 8.41% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 5
Average daily rate
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£298 £215 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.37% -23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 107 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 89.78% 95.54% 90.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 47
Average daily rate £325 £163 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £68 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £411 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £35.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.97% -30.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £16.02 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £56.19 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
Derbyshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Derby region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 11 (31.43%) CSS
4 11 (31.43%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) WCF
5 10 (28.57%) jQuery
5 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (28.57%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) OO
6 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.86%) MVC
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) NUnit
7 8 (22.86%) HTML5
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) BC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) WPF
8 7 (20.00%) CSS3
8 7 (20.00%) MSTest
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (17.14%) TDD
9 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
11 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 4 (11.43%) SOA
11 4 (11.43%) NServiceBus

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 4 (11.43%) NServiceBus
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Moodle
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.86%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.86%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) OLAP
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) NUnit
2 7 (20.00%) MSTest
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Ant
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) CSS
2 11 (31.43%) WCF
3 10 (28.57%) jQuery
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
4 8 (22.86%) HTML5
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.00%) WPF
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) Spring
7 2 (5.71%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) JSP
8 1 (2.86%) XSLT
8 1 (2.86%) J2EE
8 1 (2.86%) Ajax
8 1 (2.86%) JSTL
8 1 (2.86%) Symfony
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) E-Learning
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
1 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) OO
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) TDD
4 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Kanban
5 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) VB6
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Alterian
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos
2 1 (2.86%) IBM