The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 375 363 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.80% 24.44% 20.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.27% 26.02% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 198 144
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£325 £320 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1545 1395 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 93.94% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 690 521
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 142 132
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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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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
Nottinghamshire 0 135 £325 -14.47% 65
Leicestershire 0 81 £295 +7.27% 53
Northamptonshire 0 68 £320 -1.53% 26
Lincolnshire +8 23 £425 +54.54% 21
Derbyshire -19 19 £328 +16.96% 26
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 211 (31.68%) JavaScript
2 208 (31.23%) C#
3 206 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (29.88%) .NET
5 192 (28.83%) SQL
6 174 (26.13%) HTML
7 159 (23.87%) CSS
8 155 (23.27%) Java
9 127 (19.07%) ASP.NET
10 123 (18.47%) SQL Server
11 116 (17.42%) Finance
12 107 (16.07%) MVC
13 106 (15.92%) jQuery
14 96 (14.41%) Oracle
15 87 (13.06%) Web Services
15 87 (13.06%) HTML5
16 85 (12.76%) XML
17 79 (11.86%) TDD
18 64 (9.61%) CSS3
19 63 (9.46%) Scrum
19 63 (9.46%) Git (software)
20 60 (9.01%) UNIX
21 59 (8.86%) Microsoft
22 58 (8.71%) PL/SQL
23 56 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 55 (8.26%) Ajax
25 54 (8.11%) E-Commerce
26 50 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
26 50 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 49 (7.36%) Oracle Database

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.60%) Tomcat
3 17 (2.55%) JBoss
4 15 (2.25%) Apache Solr
5 14 (2.10%) Apache
6 13 (1.95%) CMS
7 11 (1.65%) IIS
7 11 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (1.50%) Node.js
8 10 (1.50%) WordPress
9 9 (1.35%) Drupal
10 8 (1.20%) Mule ESB
10 8 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.20%) Mule
11 7 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.05%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.75%) SAS
12 5 (0.75%) Liferay
12 5 (0.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 20 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.70%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.80%) MS Office
4 7 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.90%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project
8 1 (0.15%) CATIA
8 1 (0.15%) DOC1
8 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.35%) SAP SCM
2 8 (1.20%) Magento
3 5 (0.75%) SAP APO
3 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.45%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.30%) Tridion
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.15%) Exstream
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.05%) SaaS
2 6 (0.90%) GitHub
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.05%) Bluetooth
1 7 (1.05%) Intranet
1 7 (1.05%) ZigBee
2 6 (0.90%) Internet
3 5 (0.75%) HTTP
4 4 (0.60%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.45%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
7 1 (0.15%) SMTP
7 1 (0.15%) LAN
7 1 (0.15%) H.323
7 1 (0.15%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 56 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (7.36%) Oracle Database
5 40 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (5.56%) MySQL
7 29 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (3.30%) Relational Database
10 21 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
11 16 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (1.50%) SQLPlus
14 9 (1.35%) NoSQL
15 8 (1.20%) SQLite
15 8 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (0.90%) Couchbase
16 6 (0.90%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 63 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.11%) Subversion
3 31 (4.65%) JUnit
4 28 (4.20%) Visual Studio
5 23 (3.45%) Calabash
6 22 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.15%) Maven
8 19 (2.85%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.70%) Grunt
10 13 (1.95%) Bower
11 11 (1.65%) Selenium
11 11 (1.65%) Android Studio
12 9 (1.35%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.35%) JIRA
13 8 (1.20%) Ant
14 7 (1.05%) Xcode
14 7 (1.05%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.90%) Spock
15 6 (0.90%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 116 (17.42%) Finance
2 23 (3.45%) Retail
3 20 (3.00%) Marketing
4 9 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.35%) Banking
5 6 (0.90%) Games
5 6 (0.90%) Publishing
5 6 (0.90%) Electronics
5 6 (0.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.75%) Billing
7 4 (0.60%) Back Office
7 4 (0.60%) Advertising
8 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.15%) Automotive
9 1 (0.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) Military
9 1 (0.15%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (29.88%) .NET
2 174 (26.13%) HTML
3 159 (23.87%) CSS
4 127 (19.07%) ASP.NET
5 106 (15.92%) jQuery
6 87 (13.06%) Web Services
6 87 (13.06%) HTML5
7 85 (12.76%) XML
8 64 (9.61%) CSS3
9 55 (8.26%) Ajax
10 45 (6.76%) SOAP
11 44 (6.61%) Spring
11 44 (6.61%) JSON
12 43 (6.46%) .NET Framework
13 40 (6.01%) WCF
14 38 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (5.41%) RESTful
16 35 (5.26%) JSP
17 34 (5.11%) REST
17 34 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.46%) Mobile App
2 19 (2.85%) User Experience
3 18 (2.70%) NHS
4 16 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (1.95%) Open Source
6 7 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.75%) DTV
7 5 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.60%) VSAM
8 4 (0.60%) Smart Meter
8 4 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.45%) DataPower
10 2 (0.30%) iPad
10 2 (0.30%) Social Media
10 2 (0.30%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.01%) UNIX
2 46 (6.91%) Windows
3 39 (5.86%) Linux
4 33 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 33 (4.95%) Android
5 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.60%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) VMS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.15%) Debian
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (16.07%) MVC
3 79 (11.86%) TDD
4 63 (9.46%) Scrum
5 54 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 50 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (5.71%) OO
8 35 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 34 (5.11%) CRM
10 32 (4.80%) BDD
11 29 (4.35%) Migration
11 29 (4.35%) Android Development
12 28 (4.20%) iOS Development
13 25 (3.75%) SOA
13 25 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (3.45%) ETL
15 22 (3.30%) Software Engineering
15 22 (3.30%) Workflow
16 21 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
17 19 (2.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 211 (31.68%) JavaScript
2 208 (31.23%) C#
3 192 (28.83%) SQL
4 155 (23.27%) Java
5 58 (8.71%) PL/SQL
6 42 (6.31%) PHP
7 29 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.20%) C++
9 20 (3.00%) Objective-C
10 19 (2.85%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.10%) C
12 12 (1.80%) VB
13 11 (1.65%) VBA
14 9 (1.35%) ABAP
14 9 (1.35%) Scala
15 8 (1.20%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.05%) VBScript
16 7 (1.05%) PHP5
16 7 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (4.35%) Degree
2 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) OCMJD
3 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.30%) HND
4 1 (0.15%) OCP
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.15%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.30%) QA
2 7 (1.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) Basel II
3 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.90%) Control-M
2 3 (0.45%) WMI
3 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) SCCM
4 1 (0.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 96 (14.41%) Oracle
2 59 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.60%) hybris
3 24 (3.60%) SAP
4 14 (2.10%) Endeca
4 14 (2.10%) Adobe
5 11 (1.65%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.20%) Twitter
6 8 (1.20%) Zend
6 8 (1.20%) IBM
7 7 (1.05%) Apple
8 6 (0.90%) Google
8 6 (0.90%) LANDesk
8 6 (0.90%) CA
9 5 (0.75%) Informatica
9 5 (0.75%) BMC
9 5 (0.75%) Remedy
10 4 (0.60%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.60%) VMware
10 4 (0.60%) Red Hat
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