The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 393 355 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.72% 22.01% 19.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.79% 22.86% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 242 160
Median daily rate £375 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.48 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% +7.07%
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
1524 1553 1432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.85% 96.28% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 928 741
Median daily rate £400 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 100 106
Median hourly rate £13.45 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 August 2016.

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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Nottinghamshire 0 149 £375 +7.14% 70
Northamptonshire +2 88 £400 +23.07% 18
Leicestershire 0 80 £363 +16.46% 31
Derbyshire +5 26 £325 - 19
Lincolnshire -4 8 £325 +30.00% 10
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 293 (40.81%) JavaScript
2 239 (33.29%) .NET
3 219 (30.50%) HTML
4 212 (29.53%) C#
5 198 (27.58%) CSS
6 196 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
7 183 (25.49%) SQL
8 133 (18.52%) Java
9 132 (18.38%) MVC
10 131 (18.25%) HTML5
11 129 (17.97%) SQL Server
12 123 (17.13%) AngularJS
13 105 (14.62%) PHP
14 103 (14.35%) jQuery
15 97 (13.51%) ASP.NET
16 92 (12.81%) Git (software)
17 91 (12.67%) Web Services
17 91 (12.67%) CSS3
18 85 (11.84%) Front End Development
19 80 (11.14%) Oracle
20 77 (10.72%) Microsoft
21 74 (10.31%) Jenkins
22 72 (10.03%) Web Development
23 71 (9.89%) OO
24 69 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
25 63 (8.77%) BDD
25 63 (8.77%) RESTful
26 60 (8.36%) SharePoint
27 59 (8.22%) JSON
28 55 (7.66%) TDD

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 60 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 44 (6.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 36 (5.01%) CMS
3 36 (5.01%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (4.46%) JBoss
5 26 (3.62%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.81%) Confluence
7 12 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.67%) WordPress
8 11 (1.53%) Umbraco
9 10 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.25%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.11%) Apache
11 8 (1.11%) Liferay
12 7 (0.97%) CICS
12 7 (0.97%) K2 blackpearl
13 6 (0.84%) IIS
13 6 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.11%) MS Office
4 6 (0.84%) Doxygen
5 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) Simulink
7 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.56%) Magento
2 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.11%) Office 365
4 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.42%) Force.com
5 3 (0.42%) SaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.20%) Network Security
2 21 (2.92%) HTTP
3 8 (1.11%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.11%) Intranet
4 7 (0.97%) ZigBee
5 4 (0.56%) DMZ
5 4 (0.56%) Extranet
6 2 (0.28%) Internet
6 2 (0.28%) LDAP
6 2 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.14%) Modbus
7 1 (0.14%) Skype
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (4.87%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.32%) MySQL
6 30 (4.18%) Oracle Database
7 28 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (2.37%) MongoDB
11 16 (2.23%) DB2
12 14 (1.95%) CouchDB
12 14 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (1.25%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.25%) QlikView
16 8 (1.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 92 (12.81%) Git (software)
2 74 (10.31%) Jenkins
3 41 (5.71%) Cucumber
4 35 (4.87%) WebDriver
5 32 (4.46%) gulp
5 32 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (4.04%) Eclipse
7 26 (3.62%) JUnit
8 24 (3.34%) Grunt
9 22 (3.06%) Subversion
10 18 (2.51%) Ant
11 17 (2.37%) JIRA
11 17 (2.37%) Protractor
12 15 (2.09%) Selenium
13 14 (1.95%) Maven
13 14 (1.95%) Visual Studio
14 11 (1.53%) git-flow
14 11 (1.53%) Gradle
15 10 (1.39%) Jasmine
16 9 (1.25%) Bower
General
1 50 (6.96%) Finance
2 26 (3.62%) Retail
3 22 (3.06%) Banking
4 12 (1.67%) Marketing
5 10 (1.39%) Games
6 9 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.97%) Advertising
7 7 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.84%) Legal
9 5 (0.70%) Back Office
10 2 (0.28%) Electronics
10 2 (0.28%) Front Office
10 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (33.29%) .NET
2 219 (30.50%) HTML
3 198 (27.58%) CSS
4 131 (18.25%) HTML5
5 123 (17.13%) AngularJS
6 103 (14.35%) jQuery
7 97 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 91 (12.67%) CSS3
8 91 (12.67%) Web Services
9 63 (8.77%) RESTful
10 59 (8.22%) JSON
11 51 (7.10%) .NET Framework
12 47 (6.55%) XML
13 46 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 45 (6.27%) Node.js
14 45 (6.27%) WCF
15 41 (5.71%) Ajax
15 41 (5.71%) Spring
16 40 (5.57%) Behat
16 40 (5.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.29%) User Experience
2 27 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.48%) Digital Media
4 22 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.79%) DataPower
6 19 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 15 (2.09%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.39%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.97%) NHS
9 7 (0.97%) Smart Meter
10 6 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.70%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (0.42%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.42%) Mobile Games
14 2 (0.28%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.28%) iPad
14 2 (0.28%) Replication
14 2 (0.28%) Social Media
14 2 (0.28%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.66%) Linux
2 50 (6.96%) Unix
3 48 (6.69%) Windows
4 24 (3.34%) Windows 10
5 21 (2.92%) Windows Phone
6 18 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.51%) Mac OS X
7 14 (1.95%) Android
7 14 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.42%) CentOS
8 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) SUSE
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (18.38%) MVC
3 85 (11.84%) Front End Development
4 72 (10.03%) Web Development
5 71 (9.89%) OO
6 69 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (8.77%) BDD
8 55 (7.66%) TDD
9 49 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (6.82%) E-Commerce
10 47 (6.55%) Unit Testing
11 43 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 41 (5.71%) CRM
12 41 (5.71%) Scrum
13 31 (4.32%) ERP
14 30 (4.18%) SOA
15 29 (4.04%) Responsive Web Design
16 28 (3.90%) Case Management
16 28 (3.90%) Migration
16 28 (3.90%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 293 (40.81%) JavaScript
2 212 (29.53%) C#
3 183 (25.49%) SQL
4 133 (18.52%) Java
5 105 (14.62%) PHP
6 38 (5.29%) VB.NET
7 28 (3.90%) T-SQL
8 23 (3.20%) PL/SQL
8 23 (3.20%) PowerShell
8 23 (3.20%) VB
9 20 (2.79%) Shell Script
10 19 (2.65%) VB6
11 17 (2.37%) C++
12 16 (2.23%) Ruby
13 14 (1.95%) VBA
14 13 (1.81%) Python
15 12 (1.67%) Scala
16 11 (1.53%) COBOL
17 10 (1.39%) TypeScript
18 9 (1.25%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 29 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 21 (2.92%) Degree
3 13 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.67%) HND
5 11 (1.53%) DBS Check
6 10 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.25%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.42%) HNC
8 3 (0.42%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.14%) MCSD
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.95%) WAI
2 11 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (1.25%) QA
4 8 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 49 (6.82%) Docker
2 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.97%) BladeLogic
2 3 (0.42%) Control-M
2 3 (0.42%) Nagios
2 3 (0.42%) Oozie
3 2 (0.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) Ansible
4 1 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (11.14%) Oracle
2 77 (10.72%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.57%) Zend
4 37 (5.15%) SAP
5 17 (2.37%) Sitecore
6 15 (2.09%) Endeca
7 14 (1.95%) webMethods
8 13 (1.81%) Informatica
8 13 (1.81%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.53%) IBM
9 11 (1.53%) Intel
10 9 (1.25%) Adobe
10 9 (1.25%) Apigee
11 8 (1.11%) hybris
11 8 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.11%) Tableau
11 8 (1.11%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.97%) Google
13 6 (0.84%) CA
13 6 (0.84%) Nintex
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