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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 385 313 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.87% 24.24% 19.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.41% 26.44% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 188 147
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £17.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1184 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 91.71% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire 0 126 £275 -8.33% 38
Nottinghamshire 0 96 £350 +7.69% 76
Northamptonshire 0 73 £313 +4.16% 28
Derbyshire -5 42 £286 +6.51% 21
Lincolnshire -13 5 £275 -1.78% 11
Rutland - - - - 5
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 341 (47.69%) .NET
2 315 (44.06%) C#
3 267 (37.34%) JavaScript
4 265 (37.06%) SQL Server
5 258 (36.08%) HTML
6 245 (34.27%) CSS
7 234 (32.73%) SQL
8 216 (30.21%) ASP.NET
9 198 (27.69%) jQuery
10 176 (24.62%) MVC
11 125 (17.48%) HTML5
12 104 (14.55%) XML
13 99 (13.85%) Web Services
13 99 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 95 (13.29%) Java
15 92 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 91 (12.73%) Oracle
17 87 (12.17%) Ajax
18 82 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
19 81 (11.33%) CSS3
20 75 (10.49%) Microsoft
21 70 (9.79%) OO
22 69 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
23 65 (9.09%) PHP
24 64 (8.95%) Finance
24 64 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 62 (8.67%) .NET Framework
26 60 (8.39%) Visual Studio
27 59 (8.25%) T-SQL
28 56 (7.83%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.20%) CMS
3 17 (2.38%) IIS
4 14 (1.96%) Apache
4 14 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.40%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.40%) WordPress
6 10 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.84%) Commerce Server
7 6 (0.84%) Drupal
8 5 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.56%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.56%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.42%) Node.js
10 3 (0.42%) Moodle
10 3 (0.42%) DNN
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.98%) InfoPath
3 7 (0.98%) MS Office
4 5 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.56%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.42%) InDesign
7 1 (0.14%) DOC1
7 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) Magento
2 6 (0.84%) Agresso
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.14%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 1 (0.14%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.82%) HTTP
2 10 (1.40%) Intranet
2 10 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.98%) HTTPS
4 6 (0.84%) Modbus
5 3 (0.42%) LDAP
6 2 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.14%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) 3G
7 1 (0.14%) Internet
7 1 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (37.06%) SQL Server
2 99 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (7.13%) MySQL
5 45 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (3.22%) Oracle Database
8 23 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (3.22%) OLAP
9 21 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 16 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
12 14 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 11 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (1.54%) DTS
14 10 (1.40%) PowerCenter
14 10 (1.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 29 (4.06%) Subversion
3 22 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 20 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.68%) NUnit
6 10 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.26%) Moq
7 9 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.26%) Selenium
8 8 (1.12%) JUnit
9 7 (0.98%) PHPUnit
9 7 (0.98%) Maven
9 7 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.98%) Ant
9 7 (0.98%) Xcode
10 6 (0.84%) ReSharper
10 6 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.84%) PhoneGap
11 5 (0.70%) Flash Builder
11 5 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 64 (8.95%) Finance
2 33 (4.62%) Retail
3 9 (1.26%) Marketing
4 8 (1.12%) Banking
5 5 (0.70%) Legal
6 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.42%) Front Office
7 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.28%) Electronics
8 2 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.14%) Billing
9 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (47.69%) .NET
2 258 (36.08%) HTML
3 245 (34.27%) CSS
4 216 (30.21%) ASP.NET
5 198 (27.69%) jQuery
6 125 (17.48%) HTML5
7 104 (14.55%) XML
8 99 (13.85%) Web Services
9 92 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 87 (12.17%) Ajax
11 81 (11.33%) CSS3
12 62 (8.67%) .NET Framework
13 52 (7.27%) WCF
14 39 (5.45%) Spring
15 38 (5.31%) J2EE
16 29 (4.06%) WPF
16 29 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 29 (4.06%) REST
17 28 (3.92%) XHTML
18 27 (3.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.17%) Mobile App
2 14 (1.96%) NHS
3 11 (1.54%) Fixed Income
4 10 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (1.12%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.12%) iPhone
6 6 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.70%) Open Source
7 5 (0.70%) Social Media
7 5 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.56%) Graphic Design
8 4 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.42%) Animation
9 3 (0.42%) Statistics
9 3 (0.42%) GIS
9 3 (0.42%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.28%) DTV
10 2 (0.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.87%) Windows
2 31 (4.34%) Linux
3 27 (3.78%) Android
4 25 (3.50%) UNIX
5 24 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.12%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.42%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (24.62%) MVC
2 82 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (9.79%) OO
4 69 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (7.83%) TDD
6 50 (6.99%) Scrum
7 43 (6.01%) E-Commerce
8 40 (5.59%) Unit Testing
8 40 (5.59%) OOP
9 33 (4.62%) ETL
10 32 (4.48%) Migration
11 30 (4.20%) Web Development
12 28 (3.92%) Multithreading
12 28 (3.92%) Web Design
13 26 (3.64%) Software Engineering
13 26 (3.64%) SOA
14 19 (2.66%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (2.52%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (2.38%) Android Development
17 16 (2.24%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 315 (44.06%) C#
2 267 (37.34%) JavaScript
3 234 (32.73%) SQL
4 95 (13.29%) Java
5 65 (9.09%) PHP
6 59 (8.25%) T-SQL
7 40 (5.59%) VB.NET
8 20 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 20 (2.80%) C++
9 17 (2.38%) VB
10 11 (1.54%) VBA
11 10 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.26%) Uniface
13 8 (1.12%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.84%) C
14 6 (0.84%) Perl
14 6 (0.84%) VB6
14 6 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.70%) XPath
15 5 (0.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (2.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (1.12%) Degree
3 5 (0.70%) MCTS
4 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) MCITP
5 1 (0.14%) MCPD
5 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.14%) MCSE
5 1 (0.14%) MCSD
5 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.98%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) TickIT
2 6 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.98%) Control-M
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 91 (12.73%) Oracle
2 75 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 30 (4.20%) Zend
4 20 (2.80%) Adobe
4 20 (2.80%) SAP
5 9 (1.26%) Informatica
5 9 (1.26%) Apple
5 9 (1.26%) JBoss
6 7 (0.98%) Sitecore
6 7 (0.98%) Google
6 7 (0.98%) Telerik
7 6 (0.84%) Siemens
7 6 (0.84%) Sencha
8 5 (0.70%) Twitter
8 5 (0.70%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.70%) Northgate
8 5 (0.70%) Cognos
8 5 (0.70%) Sage
8 5 (0.70%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.56%) InterSystems
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis IT
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis IT
Rate: £335.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 13 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago