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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 269 320 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.15% 21.29% 20.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.43% 22.68% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 191 153
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 36
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -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
1317 1411 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.74% 93.88% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 752 557
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £70 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 114 159
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.59 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 87 £339 +5.85% 67
Northamptonshire +8 61 £350 +14.28% 40
Leicestershire -1 52 £295 -1.66% 60
Derbyshire +9 23 £370 +35.77% 27
Lincolnshire 0 9 £250 -13.04% 20
Rutland - - - - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 219 (36.38%) .NET
2 212 (35.22%) JavaScript
3 202 (33.55%) HTML
4 201 (33.39%) C#
5 180 (29.90%) CSS
6 143 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (22.76%) Java
7 137 (22.76%) SQL
8 131 (21.76%) jQuery
9 128 (21.26%) ASP.NET
10 115 (19.10%) SQL Server
11 99 (16.45%) HTML5
12 97 (16.11%) MVC
13 91 (15.12%) Finance
14 80 (13.29%) XML
15 77 (12.79%) Ajax
16 75 (12.46%) OO
16 75 (12.46%) CSS3
17 64 (10.63%) Oracle
17 64 (10.63%) Microsoft
18 58 (9.63%) TDD
19 55 (9.14%) PHP
20 54 (8.97%) MySQL
21 53 (8.80%) Git (software)
22 52 (8.64%) Web Services
23 50 (8.31%) Business Intelligence
24 45 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 45 (7.48%) JSON
25 44 (7.31%) WCF
26 43 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 39 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.15%) CMS
3 25 (4.15%) IIS
4 24 (3.99%) WordPress
5 17 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.49%) Drupal
7 13 (2.16%) Node.js
8 12 (1.99%) JBoss
9 9 (1.50%) Apache
9 9 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (1.33%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.00%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.83%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.83%) CICS
12 5 (0.83%) Liferay
13 4 (0.66%) nginx
13 4 (0.66%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (4.98%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (1.50%) MS Office
6 3 (0.50%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) CATIA
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.33%) Magento
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) Tridion
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.17%) SyteLine
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) Heroku
3 2 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.66%) Internet
2 7 (1.16%) HTTP
3 5 (0.83%) NFC
4 4 (0.66%) Intranet
5 3 (0.50%) SSL
5 3 (0.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.50%) LDAP
5 3 (0.50%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.33%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) RIP
6 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.17%) Telnet
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.97%) MySQL
3 45 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 18 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (2.66%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.16%) OLAP
11 7 (1.16%) MS Access
12 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.83%) SQLPlus
13 5 (0.83%) DB2
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 43 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 33 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (3.82%) Subversion
5 21 (3.49%) Calabash
5 21 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.66%) Maven
7 12 (1.99%) JUnit
8 11 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 11 (1.83%) Android Studio
9 9 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.16%) JIRA
10 7 (1.16%) Selenium
10 7 (1.16%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.16%) Mockito
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.83%) MSI
12 5 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (0.83%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.83%) Gradle
General
1 91 (15.12%) Finance
2 21 (3.49%) Retail
3 17 (2.82%) Banking
4 13 (2.16%) Marketing
5 6 (1.00%) Games
5 6 (1.00%) Advertising
5 6 (1.00%) Legal
6 5 (0.83%) German Language
7 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.17%) Front Office
9 1 (0.17%) Military
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (36.38%) .NET
2 202 (33.55%) HTML
3 180 (29.90%) CSS
4 131 (21.76%) jQuery
5 128 (21.26%) ASP.NET
6 99 (16.45%) HTML5
7 80 (13.29%) XML
8 77 (12.79%) Ajax
9 75 (12.46%) CSS3
10 52 (8.64%) Web Services
11 45 (7.48%) JSON
12 44 (7.31%) WCF
13 42 (6.98%) .NET Framework
14 41 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (5.98%) WPF
16 31 (5.15%) REST
17 29 (4.82%) Spring
17 29 (4.82%) AngularJS
18 28 (4.65%) XSLT
19 24 (3.99%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.81%) Mobile App
2 30 (4.98%) User Experience
3 19 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (2.99%) Open Source
5 16 (2.66%) NHS
6 8 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.33%) EMV
7 6 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.50%) Blog
9 3 (0.50%) VSAM
9 3 (0.50%) Streaming Media
9 3 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.50%) Xbox
10 2 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.33%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.33%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.33%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.17%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.14%) Linux
2 38 (6.31%) Windows
2 38 (6.31%) Android
3 34 (5.65%) Apple iOS
4 25 (4.15%) UNIX
5 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.83%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.83%) Windows Vista
5 5 (0.83%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.83%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.50%) VxWorks
6 3 (0.50%) Solaris
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.33%) VMS
7 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) SUSE
8 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (16.11%) MVC
3 75 (12.46%) OO
4 58 (9.63%) TDD
5 50 (8.31%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 35 (5.81%) Scrum
8 34 (5.65%) OOP
9 31 (5.15%) Android Development
10 26 (4.32%) Web Development
11 25 (4.15%) BDD
12 22 (3.65%) Mobile Application Development
13 21 (3.49%) iOS Development
13 21 (3.49%) ETL
14 19 (3.16%) SOA
14 19 (3.16%) Unit Testing
14 19 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (2.99%) MVVM
15 18 (2.99%) Workflow
16 17 (2.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 212 (35.22%) JavaScript
2 201 (33.39%) C#
3 137 (22.76%) Java
3 137 (22.76%) SQL
4 55 (9.14%) PHP
5 26 (4.32%) PL/SQL
5 26 (4.32%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.16%) Objective-C
6 19 (3.16%) VB.NET
7 17 (2.82%) VB
8 16 (2.66%) C++
9 10 (1.66%) Ruby
10 8 (1.33%) C
11 7 (1.16%) XAML
11 7 (1.16%) VB6
11 7 (1.16%) Clojure
12 6 (1.00%) PHP5
12 6 (1.00%) Python
12 6 (1.00%) VBA
13 5 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (2.49%) Degree
2 4 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.65%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) WAI
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) HL7
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) SCCM
1 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.66%) WMI
3 3 (0.50%) Control-M
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
4 2 (0.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 64 (10.63%) Oracle
1 64 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.65%) Adobe
3 19 (3.16%) Sitecore
4 18 (2.99%) Zend
5 14 (2.33%) hybris
6 12 (1.99%) IBM
7 9 (1.50%) SAP
7 9 (1.50%) Twitter
8 7 (1.16%) Cognos
8 7 (1.16%) Google
8 7 (1.16%) Tableau
9 6 (1.00%) Apple
10 5 (0.83%) VMware
10 5 (0.83%) Lotus
10 5 (0.83%) Informatica
11 4 (0.66%) Facebook
11 4 (0.66%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.50%) QNX
12 3 (0.50%) Telerik
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