The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South West / Dorset
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 53 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.09% 14.06% 23.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.74% 14.67% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 32
Median daily rate £351 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £406 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.09
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.00%

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
124 184 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 96.12% 95.83% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 101 106
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 26
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.63 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.57% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £20.63 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

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 20 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +7 14 £350 -8.19% 21
Poole +5 14 £325 +54.76% 10
Dorchester - 3 £494 - 1
Weymouth +3 1 - -
Sturminster Newton - 1 - - 1
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Dorset region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 48 (37.80%) HTML
2 46 (36.22%) Java
3 45 (35.43%) SQL
4 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
5 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
6 29 (22.83%) Finance
7 28 (22.05%) CSS
8 25 (19.69%) Cash Management
9 24 (18.90%) Banking
10 23 (18.11%) Retail
11 22 (17.32%) AngularJS
12 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (15.75%) .NET
12 20 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (14.96%) SharePoint
13 19 (14.96%) HTML5
14 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (12.60%) Big Data
16 15 (11.81%) Kafka
16 15 (11.81%) Apache Spark
16 15 (11.81%) C#
16 15 (11.81%) Blockchain
17 14 (11.02%) Power BI
17 14 (11.02%) C++
17 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
19 12 (9.45%) PL/SQL
19 12 (9.45%) Crystal Reports
19 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 19 (14.96%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.81%) Apache Spark
3 10 (7.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (7.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.57%) Apache
4 2 (1.57%) CMS
4 2 (1.57%) nginx
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) Kentico
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) InDesign
3 1 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.36%) Magento
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.79%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.79%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) HTTP
1 2 (1.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.60%) Big Data
4 14 (11.02%) Power BI
4 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (9.45%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
7 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.94%) MySQL
9 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.15%) Gradle
2 4 (3.15%) JUnit
2 4 (3.15%) Mockito
3 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Grunt
5 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.79%) Mocha
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.79%) Toad
5 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 29 (22.83%) Finance
2 24 (18.90%) Banking
3 23 (18.11%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Electronics
5 4 (3.15%) Advertising
6 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.80%) HTML
2 28 (22.05%) CSS
3 22 (17.32%) AngularJS
4 20 (15.75%) .NET
5 19 (14.96%) HTML5
6 15 (11.81%) Kafka
7 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET
8 9 (7.09%) J2EE
8 9 (7.09%) Sass
9 7 (5.51%) jQuery
9 7 (5.51%) REST
9 7 (5.51%) Spring
9 7 (5.51%) Web Services
9 7 (5.51%) XML
10 6 (4.72%) JSON
11 5 (3.94%) Ajax
11 5 (3.94%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.94%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (3.94%) RESTful
12 4 (3.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Blockchain
2 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.15%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.15%) iPhone
4 4 (3.15%) User Experience
5 2 (1.57%) Cryptocurrency
5 2 (1.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Informatics
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Windows
2 6 (4.72%) Android
3 4 (3.15%) Linux
4 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.57%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.69%) Cash Management
2 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.45%) Front End Development
4 11 (8.66%) TDD
5 9 (7.09%) MVC
6 5 (3.94%) ERP
6 5 (3.94%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (3.94%) Migration
6 5 (3.94%) Scrum
6 5 (3.94%) SDLC
6 5 (3.94%) Web Development
7 4 (3.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.15%) Open Source
7 4 (3.15%) Release Management
8 3 (2.36%) Android Development
8 3 (2.36%) DevOps
8 3 (2.36%) OOD
8 3 (2.36%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.22%) Java
2 45 (35.43%) SQL
3 30 (23.62%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.81%) C#
5 14 (11.02%) C++
6 12 (9.45%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.30%) PHP
7 8 (6.30%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.94%) Python
8 5 (3.94%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.36%) C
9 3 (2.36%) Groovy
10 2 (1.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) Tcl
11 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle
3 4 (3.15%) Nintex
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe
4 1 (0.79%) Intel
4 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable based on skill set
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago