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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 60 39 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.32% 18.75% 26.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.43% 19.60% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 43
Median daily rate £330 £309 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -11.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +4.28%
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
227 199 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.78% 95.67% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 104 130
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £120 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 25
Median hourly rate £27.38 £41.24 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.60% +217.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 37 £325 +8.33% 32
Poole -2 6 £273 -5.21% 9
Dorchester 0 3 £350 +40.00% 4
Weymouth - 2 - - 1
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (40.57%) HTML
2 37 (34.91%) Java
2 37 (34.91%) JavaScript
3 32 (30.19%) Finance
4 30 (28.30%) CSS
5 29 (27.36%) SQL
6 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (23.58%) Git (software)
8 23 (21.70%) jQuery
9 21 (19.81%) HTML5
10 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (17.92%) AngularJS
10 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
11 16 (15.09%) C#
11 16 (15.09%) Front End Development
12 15 (14.15%) .NET
12 15 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (14.15%) Retail
12 15 (14.15%) CSS3
13 14 (13.21%) Cash Management
13 14 (13.21%) Spring
13 14 (13.21%) E-Commerce
13 14 (13.21%) Apache Spark
14 13 (12.26%) Banking
14 13 (12.26%) Big Data
15 12 (11.32%) Kafka
15 12 (11.32%) MVC
15 12 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (11.32%) C++
15 12 (11.32%) Blockchain

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 14 (13.21%) Apache Spark
2 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.55%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.77%) CMS
5 3 (2.83%) IIS
5 3 (2.83%) WordPress
6 2 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
7 1 (0.94%) Drupal
7 1 (0.94%) GemFire
7 1 (0.94%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.94%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Magento
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) GitHub
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.94%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) Internet
1 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.94%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.94%) DAB
2 1 (0.94%) NFC
2 1 (0.94%) OFDM
2 1 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (12.26%) Big Data
3 12 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.66%) MySQL
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.77%) Power BI
8 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.83%) DataStage
10 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.89%) OLAP
10 2 (1.89%) OLTP
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.60%) IntelliJ
3 6 (5.66%) Gradle
4 5 (4.72%) JUnit
5 4 (3.77%) Maven
6 3 (2.83%) Bower
6 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.83%) JIRA
6 3 (2.83%) Subversion
6 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.83%) WiX
7 2 (1.89%) ERwin
7 2 (1.89%) Grunt
7 2 (1.89%) gulp
7 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.94%) Ant
General
1 32 (30.19%) Finance
2 15 (14.15%) Retail
3 13 (12.26%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Military
5 1 (0.94%) Avionics
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.57%) HTML
2 30 (28.30%) CSS
3 23 (21.70%) jQuery
4 21 (19.81%) HTML5
5 19 (17.92%) AngularJS
6 15 (14.15%) .NET
6 15 (14.15%) CSS3
7 14 (13.21%) Spring
8 12 (11.32%) Kafka
9 11 (10.38%) RequireJS
9 11 (10.38%) XML
10 10 (9.43%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.49%) Web Services
12 8 (7.55%) SOAP
13 7 (6.60%) Sass
13 7 (6.60%) XSD
14 6 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (5.66%) RESTful
15 5 (4.72%) JSON
15 5 (4.72%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Blockchain
2 4 (3.77%) iPad
2 4 (3.77%) User Experience
3 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) Cryptocurrency
5 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.94%) iPhone
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
5 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Linux
1 4 (3.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.09%) Front End Development
3 15 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (13.21%) Cash Management
4 14 (13.21%) E-Commerce
5 12 (11.32%) MVC
6 10 (9.43%) Web Development
7 9 (8.49%) Multithreading
8 8 (7.55%) B2C
9 7 (6.60%) Secure Coding
10 6 (5.66%) CRM
10 6 (5.66%) OO
10 6 (5.66%) Scrum
10 6 (5.66%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (4.72%) OOD
11 5 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.72%) TDD
11 5 (4.72%) Workflow
12 4 (3.77%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.91%) Java
1 37 (34.91%) JavaScript
2 29 (27.36%) SQL
3 16 (15.09%) C#
4 12 (11.32%) C++
5 9 (8.49%) PHP
6 6 (5.66%) Python
7 5 (4.72%) C
8 4 (3.77%) Apex Code
8 4 (3.77%) Ruby
9 3 (2.83%) VC++
10 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.94%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) Solvency II
2 6 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Kibana
2 1 (0.94%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.83%) Netezza
3 3 (2.83%) Northgate
4 2 (1.89%) Fundtech
4 2 (1.89%) IBM
4 2 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (0.94%) BMC
5 1 (0.94%) Facebook
5 1 (0.94%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.94%) Nintex
5 1 (0.94%) Rally
5 1 (0.94%) Sage
5 1 (0.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.94%) Zend
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