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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 315 391 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.61% 24.48% 20.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.38% 26.28% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 228 162
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 32
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
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
1473 1488 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.72% 93.17% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 797 607
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £80 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 115 142
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -32.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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
Nottinghamshire 0 100 £340 +9.67% 45
Northamptonshire +2 80 £331 +20.45% 26
Leicestershire -2 42 £275 -3.50% 40
Derbyshire +10 32 £350 +16.66% 13
Lincolnshire +2 12 £250 -16.66% 5
Rutland - - - - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 237 (38.54%) .NET
2 219 (35.61%) C#
2 219 (35.61%) JavaScript
3 213 (34.63%) HTML
4 189 (30.73%) CSS
5 160 (26.02%) SQL
6 139 (22.60%) SQL Server
7 135 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (21.95%) jQuery
8 127 (20.65%) ASP.NET
9 123 (20.00%) Java
10 106 (17.24%) MVC
11 99 (16.10%) HTML5
12 91 (14.80%) Finance
13 82 (13.33%) XML
14 80 (13.01%) CSS3
15 78 (12.68%) OO
16 76 (12.36%) Ajax
17 70 (11.38%) Oracle
18 67 (10.89%) Microsoft
19 58 (9.43%) PHP
20 57 (9.27%) TDD
21 55 (8.94%) MySQL
21 55 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
22 54 (8.78%) Visual Studio
23 50 (8.13%) .NET Framework
24 49 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 49 (7.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 48 (7.80%) Web Services
26 46 (7.48%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.72%) CMS
3 25 (4.07%) IIS
4 24 (3.90%) WordPress
5 16 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.44%) Drupal
6 15 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (2.11%) Node.js
7 13 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.79%) JBoss
8 11 (1.79%) Apache
9 10 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.81%) nginx
12 5 (0.81%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.81%) CICS
12 5 (0.81%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.65%) MTS
13 4 (0.65%) Joomla!
Applications
1 29 (4.72%) Photoshop
2 21 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.46%) MS Office
4 9 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.65%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.16%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 13 (2.11%) Magento
2 6 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) SyteLine
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.16%) Tridion
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) Force.com
3 2 (0.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.46%) Internet
2 7 (1.14%) HTTP
3 6 (0.98%) LDAP
4 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.81%) NFC
5 4 (0.65%) Intranet
6 3 (0.49%) SSL
7 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.33%) FTP
7 2 (0.33%) RIP
7 2 (0.33%) Modbus
7 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.16%) Telnet
8 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.94%) MySQL
3 49 (7.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (3.90%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (2.11%) OLAP
9 11 (1.79%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.98%) MS Access
12 6 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (0.81%) DB2
13 5 (0.81%) PowerCenter
14 4 (0.65%) Adabas
14 4 (0.65%) Data Mart
14 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 54 (8.78%) Visual Studio
2 44 (7.15%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.76%) Calabash
6 16 (2.60%) Subversion
7 13 (2.11%) Maven
8 12 (1.95%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.79%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.63%) JUnit
11 8 (1.30%) Android Studio
12 7 (1.14%) Selenium
13 6 (0.98%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.98%) JIRA
13 6 (0.98%) IntelliJ
13 6 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.98%) Mockito
14 5 (0.81%) MSI
15 4 (0.65%) Ant
15 4 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 91 (14.80%) Finance
2 19 (3.09%) Retail
3 17 (2.76%) Banking
4 16 (2.60%) Marketing
5 7 (1.14%) Advertising
6 6 (0.98%) Games
6 6 (0.98%) Legal
7 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.81%) German Language
8 3 (0.49%) Publishing
8 3 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Military
10 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (38.54%) .NET
2 213 (34.63%) HTML
3 189 (30.73%) CSS
4 135 (21.95%) jQuery
5 127 (20.65%) ASP.NET
6 99 (16.10%) HTML5
7 82 (13.33%) XML
8 80 (13.01%) CSS3
9 76 (12.36%) Ajax
10 50 (8.13%) .NET Framework
11 48 (7.80%) Web Services
12 46 (7.48%) WCF
12 46 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 42 (6.83%) JSON
14 41 (6.67%) WPF
15 31 (5.04%) XSLT
16 29 (4.72%) Spring
17 28 (4.55%) REST
18 26 (4.23%) Sass
18 26 (4.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.18%) Mobile App
2 29 (4.72%) User Experience
3 16 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.60%) NHS
4 14 (2.28%) Open Source
5 11 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.30%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.30%) EMV
7 6 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.65%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.49%) VSAM
10 3 (0.49%) Streaming Media
10 3 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.49%) Xbox
10 3 (0.49%) Blog
11 2 (0.33%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.33%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.33%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.33%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.83%) Linux
2 40 (6.50%) Windows
3 38 (6.18%) Android
4 31 (5.04%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.09%) UNIX
6 6 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.81%) Windows Vista
7 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.81%) Solaris
7 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.33%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.16%) SUSE
10 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (17.24%) MVC
3 78 (12.68%) OO
4 57 (9.27%) TDD
5 55 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (6.83%) E-Commerce
7 33 (5.37%) OOP
8 30 (4.88%) Android Development
9 29 (4.72%) ETL
10 28 (4.55%) Web Development
11 26 (4.23%) Scrum
12 22 (3.58%) Unit Testing
13 21 (3.41%) Mobile Application Development
14 20 (3.25%) MVVM
15 19 (3.09%) BDD
15 19 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (2.93%) Workflow
16 18 (2.93%) iOS Development
17 17 (2.76%) Migration
17 17 (2.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 219 (35.61%) C#
1 219 (35.61%) JavaScript
2 160 (26.02%) SQL
3 123 (20.00%) Java
4 58 (9.43%) PHP
5 31 (5.04%) T-SQL
6 23 (3.74%) VB.NET
6 23 (3.74%) PL/SQL
7 22 (3.58%) C++
8 20 (3.25%) VB
9 15 (2.44%) Objective-C
10 11 (1.79%) XAML
10 11 (1.79%) Ruby
11 10 (1.63%) VBA
12 9 (1.46%) PHP5
13 8 (1.30%) Python
13 8 (1.30%) C
14 7 (1.14%) Perl
14 7 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.14%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (2.93%) Degree
2 4 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.33%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (0.98%) Control-M
2 5 (0.81%) SCCM
2 5 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.49%) WMI
4 2 (0.33%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (11.38%) Oracle
2 67 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 33 (5.37%) Adobe
4 19 (3.09%) Sitecore
5 18 (2.93%) Zend
6 14 (2.28%) IBM
7 12 (1.95%) hybris
8 11 (1.79%) SAP
9 9 (1.46%) Cognos
9 9 (1.46%) Twitter
9 9 (1.46%) Tableau
10 6 (0.98%) Telerik
10 6 (0.98%) Informatica
11 5 (0.81%) Google
11 5 (0.81%) Lotus
12 4 (0.65%) VMware
12 4 (0.65%) Teradata
12 4 (0.65%) Apple
12 4 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.65%) Facebook
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £39000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £300 - £420 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago