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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 296 393 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.68% 24.39% 18.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.85% 26.32% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 202 143
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £221 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1420 1493 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.41% 92.68% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 756 647
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 95 114
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.25 £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
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 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 0 103 £275 -8.33% 63
Nottinghamshire -2 62 £325 - 53
Northamptonshire -2 59 £325 +30.00% 37
Derbyshire -9 24 £280 +12.00% 35
Lincolnshire -3 9 £275 -8.33% 7
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 289 (44.26%) .NET
2 283 (43.34%) C#
3 231 (35.38%) JavaScript
4 221 (33.84%) HTML
5 215 (32.92%) SQL Server
6 193 (29.56%) CSS
7 190 (29.10%) SQL
8 141 (21.59%) ASP.NET
9 139 (21.29%) jQuery
10 133 (20.37%) MVC
11 114 (17.46%) XML
12 102 (15.62%) HTML5
13 98 (15.01%) Finance
14 86 (13.17%) Web Services
14 86 (13.17%) CSS3
15 83 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
16 80 (12.25%) WCF
17 73 (11.18%) Java
17 73 (11.18%) Oracle
18 70 (10.72%) SQL Server 2008
19 65 (9.95%) Ajax
20 63 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
21 62 (9.49%) OO
22 59 (9.04%) PHP
23 57 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 57 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
24 53 (8.12%) Microsoft
24 53 (8.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 48 (7.35%) XSLT
26 46 (7.04%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.91%) CMS
3 15 (2.30%) WordPress
4 13 (1.99%) Apache
4 13 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.84%) IIS
5 12 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.92%) Drupal
7 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.92%) Node.js
8 5 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.61%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.61%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.46%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (3.68%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.76%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.84%) InfoPath
4 10 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.61%) MS Office
5 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.46%) InDesign
7 2 (0.31%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.68%) Magento
2 6 (0.92%) Agresso
3 5 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Tridion
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) SyteLine
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.99%) Intranet
2 11 (1.68%) LDAP
3 6 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.77%) Internet
4 5 (0.77%) HTTP
5 4 (0.61%) SSL
6 3 (0.46%) SSH
7 2 (0.31%) Modbus
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (32.92%) SQL Server
2 70 (10.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (8.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (6.58%) MySQL
7 26 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.91%) OLAP
10 18 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.99%) PowerCenter
12 12 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (1.68%) Data Mart
14 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.23%) QlikView
15 8 (1.23%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.92%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 24 (3.68%) Subversion
3 22 (3.37%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.45%) NUnit
5 13 (1.99%) Eclipse
6 12 (1.84%) Maven
7 9 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (1.23%) JUnit
8 8 (1.23%) MSTest
8 8 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.07%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.92%) Moq
11 5 (0.77%) Ant
12 4 (0.61%) Selenium
13 3 (0.46%) Hudson
13 3 (0.46%) Grunt
13 3 (0.46%) Yeoman
13 3 (0.46%) Bower
13 3 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 98 (15.01%) Finance
2 33 (5.05%) Retail
3 18 (2.76%) Marketing
4 13 (1.99%) Banking
5 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.77%) Front Office
7 5 (0.77%) Electronics
8 3 (0.46%) Publishing
9 2 (0.31%) Legal
9 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) Advertising
10 1 (0.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (44.26%) .NET
2 221 (33.84%) HTML
3 193 (29.56%) CSS
4 141 (21.59%) ASP.NET
5 139 (21.29%) jQuery
6 114 (17.46%) XML
7 102 (15.62%) HTML5
8 86 (13.17%) Web Services
8 86 (13.17%) CSS3
9 80 (12.25%) WCF
10 65 (9.95%) Ajax
11 57 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (7.35%) XSLT
13 45 (6.89%) WPF
14 43 (6.58%) .NET Framework
15 30 (4.59%) J2EE
15 30 (4.59%) JSON
16 28 (4.29%) WinForms
16 28 (4.29%) SOAP
16 28 (4.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.21%) Mobile App
2 14 (2.14%) N-Tier
2 14 (2.14%) Computer Science
3 13 (1.99%) Fixed Income
4 11 (1.68%) NHS
5 6 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (0.77%) DTV
7 4 (0.61%) Statistics
8 3 (0.46%) Social Media
8 3 (0.46%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.46%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.46%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.46%) Animation
8 3 (0.46%) Open Source
8 3 (0.46%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.46%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.46%) Smartcard
8 3 (0.46%) GIS
9 2 (0.31%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.82%) Windows
2 31 (4.75%) Linux
3 27 (4.13%) UNIX
4 16 (2.45%) Android
5 14 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.61%) Solaris
7 4 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.46%) CentOS
8 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (20.37%) MVC
2 83 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (9.49%) OO
5 43 (6.58%) Unit Testing
6 41 (6.28%) E-Commerce
7 37 (5.67%) TDD
8 31 (4.75%) OOP
9 30 (4.59%) ETL
10 29 (4.44%) Scrum
11 28 (4.29%) Migration
12 24 (3.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (3.52%) Web Development
14 20 (3.06%) Data Modelling
14 20 (3.06%) SOA
15 19 (2.91%) Web Design
16 18 (2.76%) Mobile Application Development
17 15 (2.30%) Software Engineering
17 15 (2.30%) Multithreading
17 15 (2.30%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 283 (43.34%) C#
2 231 (35.38%) JavaScript
3 190 (29.10%) SQL
4 73 (11.18%) Java
5 59 (9.04%) PHP
6 46 (7.04%) T-SQL
7 32 (4.90%) VB.NET
8 31 (4.75%) C++
9 25 (3.83%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.45%) VBA
11 13 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.99%) VB
12 12 (1.84%) XAML
13 9 (1.38%) Ruby
14 7 (1.07%) PHP5
14 7 (1.07%) Perl
14 7 (1.07%) C
15 6 (0.92%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.77%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 22 (3.37%) Degree
2 18 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.07%) BC Cleared
5 5 (0.77%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.31%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.31%) MCTS
8 1 (0.15%) MCITP
8 1 (0.15%) MBA
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (1.84%) Control-M
2 1 (0.15%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (11.18%) Oracle
2 53 (8.12%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.06%) Adobe
4 16 (2.45%) SAP
4 16 (2.45%) Zend
5 12 (1.84%) Informatica
6 8 (1.23%) IBM
6 8 (1.23%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.77%) hybris
7 5 (0.77%) Rackspace
7 5 (0.77%) Cognos
7 5 (0.77%) Sun
7 5 (0.77%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.61%) Lotus
8 4 (0.61%) Sage
8 4 (0.61%) Telerik
8 4 (0.61%) Google
8 4 (0.61%) Facebook
8 4 (0.61%) Twitter
8 4 (0.61%) Tableau
Nottingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £260 per day + negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £390 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swadlincote, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300-375
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + great benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago