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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 332 457 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.06% 28.81% 22.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.86% 31.19% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 232 154
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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 £239 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 35
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £21.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £38.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1519 1465 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.78% 92.37% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 757 652
Average daily rate £350 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 96 130
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.06 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% -44.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 0 111 £325 +3.17% 55
Northamptonshire 0 75 £392 +56.90% 35
Leicestershire 0 59 £275 - 48
Derbyshire -7 33 £325 +8.33% 28
Lincolnshire -1 15 £300 - 8
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 258 (40.89%) .NET
2 253 (40.10%) C#
3 240 (38.03%) JavaScript
4 221 (35.02%) HTML
5 200 (31.70%) CSS
6 171 (27.10%) SQL Server
7 157 (24.88%) SQL
8 143 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
9 142 (22.50%) jQuery
10 128 (20.29%) ASP.NET
11 116 (18.38%) MVC
12 113 (17.91%) XML
13 109 (17.27%) HTML5
14 93 (14.74%) Java
15 92 (14.58%) CSS3
16 75 (11.89%) OO
17 73 (11.57%) Ajax
18 71 (11.25%) Finance
19 67 (10.62%) Oracle
20 65 (10.30%) WCF
21 64 (10.14%) PHP
21 64 (10.14%) Web Services
22 57 (9.03%) Microsoft
22 57 (9.03%) WPF
23 54 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
24 52 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 49 (7.77%) MySQL
26 48 (7.61%) Windows
26 48 (7.61%) JSON
27 47 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 36 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.07%) CMS
3 23 (3.65%) WordPress
4 19 (3.01%) IIS
5 18 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (2.22%) Node.js
8 13 (2.06%) Drupal
9 11 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.74%) Apache
10 10 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.79%) nginx
12 5 (0.79%) JBoss
12 5 (0.79%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.63%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 30 (4.75%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.69%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.27%) InfoPath
5 7 (1.11%) MS Office
6 6 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.90%) Magento
2 6 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.32%) Tridion
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.16%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.32%) Heroku
2 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.74%) Intranet
2 10 (1.58%) Internet
2 10 (1.58%) LDAP
3 6 (0.95%) SSL
4 5 (0.79%) HTTP
5 4 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.63%) NFC
6 3 (0.48%) SSH
6 3 (0.48%) FTP
7 2 (0.32%) Modbus
8 1 (0.16%) RIP
8 1 (0.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (7.77%) MySQL
4 47 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.90%) OLAP
11 10 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.43%) QlikView
13 8 (1.27%) Data Mart
13 8 (1.27%) PowerCenter
14 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.95%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.79%) MS Access
17 4 (0.63%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 46 (7.29%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 28 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.85%) Subversion
5 17 (2.69%) Eclipse
6 15 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.06%) Maven
8 12 (1.90%) NUnit
9 8 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (1.27%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.11%) MSTest
10 7 (1.11%) Selenium
10 7 (1.11%) JUnit
10 7 (1.11%) JIRA
11 5 (0.79%) MSI
11 5 (0.79%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.79%) Hudson
11 5 (0.79%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.79%) Moq
11 5 (0.79%) Mockito
General
1 71 (11.25%) Finance
2 27 (4.28%) Retail
3 16 (2.54%) Marketing
3 16 (2.54%) Banking
4 6 (0.95%) Advertising
5 5 (0.79%) Legal
5 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.63%) German Language
7 3 (0.48%) Publishing
7 3 (0.48%) Games
7 3 (0.48%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.32%) Front Office
8 2 (0.32%) Back Office
8 2 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) Automotive
9 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (40.89%) .NET
2 221 (35.02%) HTML
3 200 (31.70%) CSS
4 142 (22.50%) jQuery
5 128 (20.29%) ASP.NET
6 113 (17.91%) XML
7 109 (17.27%) HTML5
8 92 (14.58%) CSS3
9 73 (11.57%) Ajax
10 65 (10.30%) WCF
11 64 (10.14%) Web Services
12 57 (9.03%) WPF
13 48 (7.61%) JSON
14 47 (7.45%) .NET Framework
14 47 (7.45%) XSLT
14 47 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (4.60%) REST
15 29 (4.60%) WinForms
15 29 (4.60%) Spring
16 28 (4.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.23%) Mobile App
2 30 (4.75%) User Experience
3 15 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.22%) NHS
5 12 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.11%) Open Source
7 6 (0.95%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.48%) Blog
9 3 (0.48%) Smartcard
9 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.48%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.32%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.32%) VSAM
10 2 (0.32%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.32%) Statistics
10 2 (0.32%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.61%) Windows
2 37 (5.86%) Linux
3 22 (3.49%) Android
4 21 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.01%) UNIX
6 8 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.11%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.79%) Solaris
10 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.63%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.48%) CentOS
11 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (18.38%) MVC
3 75 (11.89%) OO
4 54 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (6.97%) E-Commerce
6 42 (6.66%) TDD
7 39 (6.18%) Unit Testing
8 30 (4.75%) OOP
9 27 (4.28%) ETL
10 26 (4.12%) Web Development
11 25 (3.96%) Scrum
12 21 (3.33%) MVVM
13 20 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 20 (3.17%) Mobile Application Development
14 19 (3.01%) Workflow
14 19 (3.01%) SOA
15 18 (2.85%) Migration
16 17 (2.69%) Data Modelling
17 16 (2.54%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (2.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 253 (40.10%) C#
2 240 (38.03%) JavaScript
3 157 (24.88%) SQL
4 93 (14.74%) Java
5 64 (10.14%) PHP
6 28 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 26 (4.12%) PL/SQL
8 25 (3.96%) C++
9 21 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 17 (2.69%) VB
11 15 (2.38%) XAML
12 12 (1.90%) Ruby
13 9 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.43%) PHP5
13 9 (1.43%) VBA
14 8 (1.27%) Python
14 8 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.11%) Perl
16 6 (0.95%) C
17 5 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (3.17%) Degree
2 19 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.11%) BC Cleared
5 5 (0.79%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.16%) MCITP
8 1 (0.16%) MCSE
8 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.43%) Control-M
2 4 (0.63%) SCCM
2 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.32%) Puppet
3 2 (0.32%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 67 (10.62%) Oracle
2 57 (9.03%) Microsoft
3 32 (5.07%) Adobe
4 20 (3.17%) Sitecore
5 15 (2.38%) Zend
6 12 (1.90%) hybris
6 12 (1.90%) IBM
7 10 (1.58%) SAP
8 7 (1.11%) Informatica
8 7 (1.11%) Tableau
8 7 (1.11%) Twitter
9 6 (0.95%) Cognos
10 5 (0.79%) Sun
10 5 (0.79%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.79%) Lotus
10 5 (0.79%) Telerik
11 4 (0.63%) Teradata
11 4 (0.63%) Facebook
11 4 (0.63%) Google
12 3 (0.48%) Rackspace
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Posted: Yesterday
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