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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 54 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 23.18% 13.89% 32.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.22% 14.93% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 31
Average daily rate
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£308 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.38% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £411 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
223 201 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.71% 93.06% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 105 82
Average daily rate £363 £376 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +3.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 8
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £14.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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
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 2 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 31 £320 -1.53% 41
Poole -2 10 £250 -36.70% 19
Wareham - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
Dorchester - - - - 1
Ferndown - - - - 3
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 40 (42.55%) HTML
2 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 38 (40.43%) SQL
2 38 (40.43%) CSS
3 36 (38.30%) .NET
4 33 (35.11%) C#
5 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET
5 24 (25.53%) MVC
6 23 (24.47%) jQuery
7 22 (23.40%) PHP
8 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
9 18 (19.15%) HTML5
10 16 (17.02%) CSS3
11 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.89%) Visual Studio
13 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
14 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.70%) Oracle
14 11 (11.70%) CMS
15 10 (10.64%) MySQL
15 10 (10.64%) Symfony
16 9 (9.57%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (9.57%) UNIX
16 9 (9.57%) Migration
16 9 (9.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
17 8 (8.51%) Finance
17 8 (8.51%) OO
17 8 (8.51%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.70%) CMS
3 9 (9.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (9.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (7.45%) Drupal
5 5 (5.32%) Apache
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.19%) WordPress
6 3 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.06%) IIS
8 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.06%) CICS
8 1 (1.06%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (2.13%) SSH
2 2 (2.13%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) DNS
2 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) MySQL
3 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) Adabas
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.13%) Ingres
4 2 (2.13%) DB2
4 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.13%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.06%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.06%) Moq
5 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.06%) Toad
5 1 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.06%) Xcode
5 1 (1.06%) Subversion
5 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 8 (8.51%) Banking
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.55%) HTML
2 38 (40.43%) CSS
3 36 (38.30%) .NET
4 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET
5 23 (24.47%) jQuery
6 18 (19.15%) HTML5
7 16 (17.02%) CSS3
8 10 (10.64%) Symfony
9 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.51%) Laravel
9 8 (8.51%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.38%) Web Services
12 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (4.26%) Kendo UI
13 4 (4.26%) LAMP
13 4 (4.26%) Ajax
14 3 (3.19%) WCF
14 3 (3.19%) WPF
14 3 (3.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Open Source
4 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.13%) Clustering
4 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.13%) NHS
4 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.06%) W3C
5 1 (1.06%) Photography
5 1 (1.06%) Wiki
5 1 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) UNIX
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Linux
4 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.26%) Windows CE
6 3 (3.19%) Android
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.13%) VMS
8 1 (1.06%) AIX
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) MVC
2 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.57%) Migration
4 8 (8.51%) OO
5 7 (7.45%) OOP
6 5 (5.32%) Validation
6 5 (5.32%) TDD
6 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.26%) SOA
8 3 (3.19%) CRM
8 3 (3.19%) UML
8 3 (3.19%) Web Design
8 3 (3.19%) Change Control
8 3 (3.19%) Android Development
9 2 (2.13%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.13%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (2.13%) Signal Processing
9 2 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) JavaScript
1 38 (40.43%) SQL
2 33 (35.11%) C#
3 22 (23.40%) PHP
4 8 (8.51%) Java
4 8 (8.51%) VB
4 8 (8.51%) VBA
5 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.38%) PHP5
7 4 (4.26%) Perl
7 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.19%) NATURAL
8 3 (3.19%) JCL
8 3 (3.19%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) COBOL
9 2 (2.13%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.13%) Korn
9 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) MCP
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.13%) MCSD
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) NFS
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Telerik
3 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.13%) Intel
4 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) Netezza
5 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £565 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago