The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 290 301 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.06% 20.76% 17.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.26% 22.31% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 159 143
Average daily rate
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£310 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1364 1349 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.33% 93.03% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 678 630
Average daily rate £350 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 98 120
Average hourly rate £14.75 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
England

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the East Midlands region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the East Midlands region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Leicestershire 0 108 £275 -18.51% 51
Northamptonshire -2 60 £325 +30.00% 33
Nottinghamshire -3 47 £353 +12.80% 59
Derbyshire -1 28 £295 +31.11% 30
Lincolnshire -2 12 £275 -20.00% 16
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 311 (45.87%) .NET
2 296 (43.66%) C#
3 241 (35.55%) JavaScript
3 241 (35.55%) SQL Server
4 226 (33.33%) HTML
5 214 (31.56%) SQL
6 206 (30.38%) CSS
7 164 (24.19%) ASP.NET
8 159 (23.45%) jQuery
9 154 (22.71%) MVC
10 119 (17.55%) XML
11 104 (15.34%) HTML5
12 93 (13.72%) Web Services
13 92 (13.57%) Finance
14 89 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
15 85 (12.54%) CSS3
16 82 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 77 (11.36%) Java
18 76 (11.21%) Oracle
18 76 (11.21%) WCF
19 73 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
20 72 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
21 68 (10.03%) Ajax
22 65 (9.59%) Microsoft
23 63 (9.29%) OO
24 61 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 61 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 60 (8.85%) PHP
26 53 (7.82%) T-SQL
26 53 (7.82%) Data Warehouse

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 36 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.51%) CMS
3 14 (2.06%) Apache
3 14 (2.06%) IIS
4 12 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (1.47%) WordPress
6 9 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.88%) Node.js
8 6 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.74%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (0.59%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.59%) Drupal
10 4 (0.59%) Moodle
10 4 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.44%) SAS
12 2 (0.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 25 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.62%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.03%) MS Office
6 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.44%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.44%) InDesign
8 3 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.15%) SPSS
9 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.03%) Magento
2 6 (0.88%) Agresso
3 5 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Tridion
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) SyteLine
6 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.29%) Force.com
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.15%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.92%) Intranet
2 8 (1.18%) LDAP
2 8 (1.18%) HTTP
3 6 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.59%) SSL
4 4 (0.59%) Internet
5 3 (0.44%) SSH
6 2 (0.29%) Modbus
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (35.55%) SQL Server
2 82 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (7.82%) Data Warehouse
5 45 (6.64%) MySQL
6 28 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (3.69%) OLAP
7 25 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 21 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.06%) PowerCenter
11 13 (1.92%) Data Mart
11 13 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
13 10 (1.47%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 9 (1.33%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (7.08%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.69%) Subversion
3 18 (2.65%) NUnit
3 18 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.21%) Eclipse
5 13 (1.92%) Maven
6 11 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.33%) SoapUI
7 9 (1.33%) JUnit
8 8 (1.18%) MSTest
8 8 (1.18%) Moq
8 8 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.03%) Ant
10 6 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.59%) JIRA
11 4 (0.59%) Toad
11 4 (0.59%) Selenium
12 3 (0.44%) jMock
12 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Blend
12 3 (0.44%) JSUnit
General
1 92 (13.57%) Finance
2 37 (5.46%) Retail
3 17 (2.51%) Marketing
4 12 (1.77%) Banking
5 9 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.74%) Front Office
7 5 (0.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.29%) Back Office
8 2 (0.29%) Legal
8 2 (0.29%) Publishing
8 2 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.15%) German Language
9 1 (0.15%) Advertising
9 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.15%) Automotive
9 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (45.87%) .NET
2 226 (33.33%) HTML
3 206 (30.38%) CSS
4 164 (24.19%) ASP.NET
5 159 (23.45%) jQuery
6 119 (17.55%) XML
7 104 (15.34%) HTML5
8 93 (13.72%) Web Services
9 85 (12.54%) CSS3
10 76 (11.21%) WCF
11 72 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 68 (10.03%) Ajax
13 50 (7.37%) .NET Framework
14 42 (6.19%) WPF
14 42 (6.19%) XSLT
15 34 (5.01%) J2EE
16 31 (4.57%) SOAP
17 27 (3.98%) XHTML
18 26 (3.83%) WinForms
19 25 (3.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.13%) Mobile App
2 13 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 13 (1.92%) Fixed Income
3 12 (1.77%) NHS
4 11 (1.62%) N-Tier
5 8 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.74%) DTV
7 5 (0.74%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.59%) GIS
9 3 (0.44%) Smartcard
9 3 (0.44%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.44%) Statistics
9 3 (0.44%) Animation
9 3 (0.44%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.44%) Social Media
9 3 (0.44%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.44%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.75%) Windows
2 31 (4.57%) Linux
3 28 (4.13%) UNIX
4 15 (2.21%) Android
5 13 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.44%) Solaris
9 3 (0.44%) CentOS
10 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (22.71%) MVC
2 89 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (9.29%) OO
5 45 (6.64%) Unit Testing
6 37 (5.46%) E-Commerce
7 35 (5.16%) ETL
7 35 (5.16%) Scrum
8 34 (5.01%) OOP
9 33 (4.87%) TDD
10 30 (4.42%) Migration
11 25 (3.69%) Web Development
12 24 (3.54%) Data Modelling
13 23 (3.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 22 (3.24%) Web Design
15 21 (3.10%) SOA
16 17 (2.51%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (2.21%) Analytics
17 15 (2.21%) Software Engineering
18 14 (2.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 296 (43.66%) C#
2 241 (35.55%) JavaScript
3 214 (31.56%) SQL
4 77 (11.36%) Java
5 60 (8.85%) PHP
6 53 (7.82%) T-SQL
7 38 (5.60%) VB.NET
8 29 (4.28%) C++
9 18 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.21%) VBA
11 14 (2.06%) VB
12 12 (1.77%) XAML
13 11 (1.62%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.18%) C
15 7 (1.03%) Perl
15 7 (1.03%) Ruby
15 7 (1.03%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.88%) VB6
17 5 (0.74%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.74%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (3.10%) Degree
1 21 (3.10%) Security Cleared
2 10 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.33%) BC Cleared
4 6 (0.88%) Sun Certification
5 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.44%) MCTS
7 2 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.15%) MCITP
8 1 (0.15%) MBA
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.74%) ISO 9001
1 5 (0.74%) TickIT
2 4 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (11.21%) Oracle
2 65 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.36%) Adobe
4 15 (2.21%) SAP
5 14 (2.06%) Zend
6 12 (1.77%) Informatica
7 8 (1.18%) Business Objects
8 6 (0.88%) Sun
8 6 (0.88%) IBM
8 6 (0.88%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.88%) hybris
9 5 (0.74%) Telerik
9 5 (0.74%) Cognos
9 5 (0.74%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.59%) Facebook
10 4 (0.59%) Twitter
10 4 (0.59%) Google
10 4 (0.59%) Sage
11 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.44%) Teradata
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