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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 53 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 29.12% 15.47% 19.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.94% 16.57% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 26
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £355 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +13.71%
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
177 169 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.25% 93.37% 96.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 93 130
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.03% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £13.50 £19.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 25 £400 +14.28% 32
Poole +3 8 £375 - 12
Dorchester 0 4 £494 +93.72%
Weymouth - 2 - -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 59 (43.70%) Java
2 47 (34.81%) HTML
3 44 (32.59%) SQL
3 44 (32.59%) Finance
4 35 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 34 (25.19%) Banking
6 32 (23.70%) Cash Management
7 29 (21.48%) JavaScript
8 28 (20.74%) Retail
9 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (20.00%) CSS
10 23 (17.04%) Big Data
11 22 (16.30%) HTML5
11 22 (16.30%) Apache Spark
12 21 (15.56%) Blockchain
12 21 (15.56%) Kafka
13 20 (14.81%) Git (software)
14 19 (14.07%) AngularJS
14 19 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (13.33%) SharePoint
15 18 (13.33%) Oracle
15 18 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (13.33%) Spring
15 18 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (12.59%) .NET
17 15 (11.11%) C#
17 15 (11.11%) C++
17 15 (11.11%) XML
18 14 (10.37%) MVC
18 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 22 (16.30%) Apache Spark
2 18 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.96%) CMS
7 2 (1.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) Apache
8 1 (0.74%) Drupal
8 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.74%) Kentico
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.74%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (3.70%) Magento
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.74%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.74%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.74%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) HTTP
1 2 (1.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.04%) Big Data
3 18 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (10.37%) Power BI
4 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (8.89%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.96%) MySQL
8 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.41%) Gradle
3 7 (5.19%) IntelliJ
3 7 (5.19%) JUnit
4 3 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.22%) Bower
4 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.48%) Mockito
6 1 (0.74%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.74%) Mocha
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.74%) Toad
6 1 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 44 (32.59%) Finance
2 34 (25.19%) Banking
3 28 (20.74%) Retail
4 4 (2.96%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.48%) Military
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.81%) HTML
2 27 (20.00%) CSS
3 22 (16.30%) HTML5
4 21 (15.56%) Kafka
5 19 (14.07%) AngularJS
6 18 (13.33%) Spring
7 17 (12.59%) .NET
8 15 (11.11%) XML
9 12 (8.89%) Hibernate
9 12 (8.89%) Web Services
10 10 (7.41%) Sass
11 8 (5.93%) J2EE
11 8 (5.93%) jQuery
11 8 (5.93%) JSON
11 8 (5.93%) SOAP
12 7 (5.19%) CSS3
12 7 (5.19%) XSD
13 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET
14 5 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
14 5 (3.70%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) Blockchain
2 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.70%) User Experience
3 4 (2.96%) Cryptocurrency
3 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.22%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.22%) iPad
4 3 (2.22%) iPhone
5 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.48%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Informatics
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) Telematics
6 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) Android
3 4 (2.96%) Linux
4 3 (2.22%) Unix
5 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Cash Management
2 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (10.37%) MVC
5 13 (9.63%) E-Commerce
6 12 (8.89%) TDD
7 9 (6.67%) Front End Development
8 8 (5.93%) B2C
9 7 (5.19%) Secure Coding
10 6 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (4.44%) Scrum
11 5 (3.70%) ERP
11 5 (3.70%) Web Development
12 4 (2.96%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (2.96%) Migration
12 4 (2.96%) OO
12 4 (2.96%) Open Source
13 3 (2.22%) Android Development
13 3 (2.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.70%) Java
2 44 (32.59%) SQL
3 29 (21.48%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.11%) C#
4 15 (11.11%) C++
5 11 (8.15%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.93%) PHP
6 8 (5.93%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.44%) Ruby
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (2.22%) C
9 3 (2.22%) Groovy
9 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.48%) Perl
11 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) Degree
4 3 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Oracle
2 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.96%) Nintex
4 1 (0.74%) Facebook
4 1 (0.74%) Intel
4 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.74%) Splunk
4 1 (0.74%) Zend
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