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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 47 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.67% 20.62% 13.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.08% 21.62% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 18
Median daily rate £400 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.86% +8.57%
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
260 185 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.74% 95.36% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 97 122
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 22
Median hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +1 37 £400 +23.07% 27
Weymouth +5 3 £385 +26.22% 1
Poole -9 1 - - 2
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (35.29%) HTML
1 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 19 (27.94%) CSS
3 17 (25.00%) jQuery
4 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 15 (22.06%) C#
5 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (19.12%) .NET
7 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (16.18%) Java
8 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
9 10 (14.71%) ETL
9 10 (14.71%) Finance
10 9 (13.24%) Front End Development
10 9 (13.24%) Web Development
11 8 (11.76%) Multithreading
11 8 (11.76%) HTML5
11 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
11 8 (11.76%) CSS3
11 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (11.76%) C++
12 7 (10.29%) PHP
12 7 (10.29%) CMS
12 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (10.29%) Solvency II
12 7 (10.29%) RequireJS
13 6 (8.82%) GitHub
13 6 (8.82%) Mobile App

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 7 (10.29%) CMS
2 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.88%) IIS
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) WordPress
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.94%) Node.js
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
6 1 (1.47%) Drupal
6 1 (1.47%) GemFire
6 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) GitHub
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.47%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
1 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.47%) DAB
2 1 (1.47%) NFC
2 1 (1.47%) OFDM
2 1 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.35%) MySQL
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.88%) DataStage
7 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.47%) QlikView
9 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Maven
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.41%) Subversion
3 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.41%) WiX
4 2 (2.94%) ERwin
4 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.47%) Ant
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Avionics
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) HTML
2 19 (27.94%) CSS
3 17 (25.00%) jQuery
4 13 (19.12%) .NET
5 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
6 8 (11.76%) CSS3
6 8 (11.76%) HTML5
7 7 (10.29%) RequireJS
8 6 (8.82%) RESTful
9 5 (7.35%) Lucene
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
11 3 (4.41%) Sass
11 3 (4.41%) Symfony
12 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (2.94%) Entity Framework
12 2 (2.94%) LAMP
12 2 (2.94%) Web Services
13 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.47%) iPhone
3 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.71%) ETL
3 9 (13.24%) Front End Development
3 9 (13.24%) Web Development
4 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 6 (8.82%) CRM
5 6 (8.82%) OO
6 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.35%) MVC
6 5 (7.35%) OOD
6 5 (7.35%) Workflow
7 4 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (5.88%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.41%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) C#
3 11 (16.18%) Java
4 8 (11.76%) C++
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
6 6 (8.82%) C
7 5 (7.35%) Python
8 4 (5.88%) Apex Code
9 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.41%) VC++
10 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) Solvency II
2 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.47%) MISRA
3 1 (1.47%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Kibana
2 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) IBM
2 4 (5.88%) Netezza
2 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.41%) EPiServer
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) Northgate
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) BMC
5 1 (1.47%) Brightcove
5 1 (1.47%) Rally
5 1 (1.47%) Sage
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - 45 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Weymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago