The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.95% 24.73% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.89% 26.90% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 31
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£310 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 171 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.26% 91.94% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 104 119
Average daily rate £325 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £153 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +148.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 12 £303 -13.57% 23
Poole -2 5 £288 -28.12% 7
Weymouth - 2 £305 -
Dorchester - 1 £250 -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 35 (40.23%) C#
1 35 (40.23%) JavaScript
2 34 (39.08%) HTML
3 33 (37.93%) CSS
4 31 (35.63%) .NET
5 28 (32.18%) jQuery
6 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
7 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
7 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.84%) SQL
8 19 (21.84%) HTML5
8 19 (21.84%) CSS3
9 17 (19.54%) MVC
10 16 (18.39%) Visual Studio
11 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
12 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (13.79%) Windows
13 12 (13.79%) PHP
14 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (10.34%) MySQL
17 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
18 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (8.05%) Windows CE
18 7 (8.05%) Oracle
18 7 (8.05%) VB
18 7 (8.05%) ETL
18 7 (8.05%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (6.90%) Drupal
5 3 (3.45%) CMS
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.15%) WordPress
7 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.15%) JCAPS
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.15%) DNN
7 1 (1.15%) Kentico
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.30%) Magento
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) MySQL
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.45%) OLAP
7 2 (2.30%) OLTP
7 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.30%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (2.30%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.15%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.15%) Toad
4 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Publishing
2 3 (3.45%) Military
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.08%) HTML
2 33 (37.93%) CSS
3 31 (35.63%) .NET
4 28 (32.18%) jQuery
5 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET
6 19 (21.84%) HTML5
6 19 (21.84%) CSS3
7 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.90%) Ajax
10 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (4.60%) WCF
11 3 (3.45%) Web Services
11 3 (3.45%) XHTML
11 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.45%) Kendo UI
11 3 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.30%) Sass
12 2 (2.30%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) User Experience
2 4 (4.60%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.15%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (8.05%) Windows CE
3 6 (6.90%) Linux
4 5 (5.75%) Android
4 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.30%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.15%) AIX
6 1 (1.15%) MVS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) MVC
2 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.05%) ETL
4 7 (8.05%) OO
5 6 (6.90%) UML
6 5 (5.75%) OOD
6 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.75%) Web Design
7 4 (4.60%) Android Development
7 4 (4.60%) SDLC
8 3 (3.45%) Data Transformation
8 3 (3.45%) Open Source
8 3 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.45%) CRM
9 2 (2.30%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.30%) SOA
9 2 (2.30%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) C#
1 35 (40.23%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.84%) SQL
3 12 (13.79%) PHP
4 7 (8.05%) VB
5 5 (5.75%) VBScript
6 4 (4.60%) VBA
6 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.60%) C++
7 3 (3.45%) C
7 3 (3.45%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.30%) VB6
8 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) COBOL
9 1 (1.15%) PHP5
9 1 (1.15%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.15%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) MCP
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) MCSD
3 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) IBM
4 3 (3.45%) Cognos
4 3 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (1.15%) VMware
5 1 (1.15%) Telerik
5 1 (1.15%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.15%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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