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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 293 286 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.50% 19.78% 17.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.69% 21.22% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 150 141
Average daily rate
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£305 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.40 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1351 1348 1332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.54% 93.22% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 677 641
Average daily rate £350 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 99 112
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 0 104 £275 -13.72% 64
Northamptonshire 0 59 £318 -2.30% 34
Nottinghamshire -4 46 £338 +12.50% 71
Derbyshire -1 32 £285 +28.08% 33
Lincolnshire +1 13 £275 -18.51% 15
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 314 (46.31%) .NET
2 295 (43.51%) C#
3 246 (36.28%) SQL Server
4 239 (35.25%) JavaScript
5 229 (33.78%) HTML
6 214 (31.56%) SQL
7 207 (30.53%) CSS
8 170 (25.07%) ASP.NET
9 163 (24.04%) jQuery
10 158 (23.30%) MVC
11 120 (17.70%) XML
12 104 (15.34%) HTML5
13 93 (13.72%) Web Services
14 88 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
15 85 (12.54%) Finance
16 84 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
17 82 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
18 79 (11.65%) CSS3
19 76 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
20 74 (10.91%) Oracle
21 73 (10.77%) WCF
22 72 (10.62%) Java
23 65 (9.59%) Ajax
24 64 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 63 (9.29%) PHP
25 63 (9.29%) Microsoft
26 62 (9.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 57 (8.41%) Data Warehouse
27 57 (8.41%) OO
28 56 (8.26%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 37 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.10%) CMS
3 14 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (2.06%) IIS
4 13 (1.92%) Apache
5 10 (1.47%) WordPress
6 9 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.03%) Node.js
9 6 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (0.59%) Moodle
11 4 (0.59%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.59%) Drupal
12 3 (0.44%) Oracle Spatial
12 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.44%) SAS
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.62%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.33%) MS Office
5 7 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.74%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.59%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.44%) InDesign
9 3 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.15%) SPSS
10 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.18%) Magento
2 6 (0.88%) Agresso
3 5 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Tridion
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.29%) Force.com
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.15%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.92%) Intranet
2 11 (1.62%) HTTP
3 7 (1.03%) HTTPS
4 6 (0.88%) LDAP
5 5 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.59%) SSL
7 3 (0.44%) Internet
7 3 (0.44%) SSH
8 1 (0.15%) Modbus
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (36.28%) SQL Server
2 84 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (9.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (8.41%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (6.64%) MySQL
7 28 (4.13%) OLAP
7 28 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (3.54%) Relational Database
10 21 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (2.21%) Oracle ODI
13 14 (2.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 14 (2.06%) PowerCenter
14 13 (1.92%) Data Mart
15 10 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.33%) MongoDB
17 8 (1.18%) DTS
Development Applications
1 46 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 27 (3.98%) Subversion
3 19 (2.80%) NUnit
3 19 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.36%) Eclipse
5 13 (1.92%) Maven
6 11 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.33%) Moq
7 9 (1.33%) SoapUI
7 9 (1.33%) JUnit
8 8 (1.18%) MSTest
8 8 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.03%) Ant
10 5 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.59%) Toad
11 4 (0.59%) JIRA
11 4 (0.59%) Selenium
12 3 (0.44%) jMock
12 3 (0.44%) JSUnit
12 3 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 85 (12.54%) Finance
2 37 (5.46%) Retail
3 16 (2.36%) Marketing
4 9 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.33%) Banking
5 6 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.74%) Electronics
7 3 (0.44%) Front Office
8 2 (0.29%) Back Office
8 2 (0.29%) Legal
8 2 (0.29%) Publishing
8 2 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.15%) Advertising
9 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (46.31%) .NET
2 229 (33.78%) HTML
3 207 (30.53%) CSS
4 170 (25.07%) ASP.NET
5 163 (24.04%) jQuery
6 120 (17.70%) XML
7 104 (15.34%) HTML5
8 93 (13.72%) Web Services
9 79 (11.65%) CSS3
10 76 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (10.77%) WCF
12 65 (9.59%) Ajax
13 50 (7.37%) .NET Framework
14 39 (5.75%) WPF
14 39 (5.75%) XSLT
15 33 (4.87%) J2EE
16 32 (4.72%) SOAP
17 30 (4.42%) XHTML
18 25 (3.69%) WinForms
18 25 (3.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.69%) Mobile App
2 13 (1.92%) Fixed Income
3 12 (1.77%) NHS
4 10 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.18%) Data Integration
6 8 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.74%) DTV
9 4 (0.59%) GIS
10 3 (0.44%) Smartcard
10 3 (0.44%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.44%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.44%) Statistics
10 3 (0.44%) Animation
10 3 (0.44%) Social Media
10 3 (0.44%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.44%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.44%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.60%) Windows
2 31 (4.57%) Linux
3 29 (4.28%) UNIX
4 14 (2.06%) Android
5 12 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.44%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (23.30%) MVC
2 88 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (8.41%) OO
5 45 (6.64%) Unit Testing
6 39 (5.75%) E-Commerce
7 38 (5.60%) OOP
7 38 (5.60%) Scrum
8 36 (5.31%) Migration
8 36 (5.31%) ETL
9 34 (5.01%) TDD
10 27 (3.98%) Data Modelling
10 27 (3.98%) Web Development
11 22 (3.24%) Web Design
11 22 (3.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 21 (3.10%) SOA
13 19 (2.80%) Analytics
14 17 (2.51%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (2.06%) Software Engineering
16 13 (1.92%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 295 (43.51%) C#
2 239 (35.25%) JavaScript
3 214 (31.56%) SQL
4 72 (10.62%) Java
5 63 (9.29%) PHP
6 56 (8.26%) T-SQL
7 40 (5.90%) VB.NET
8 23 (3.39%) C++
9 17 (2.51%) VBA
10 16 (2.36%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.21%) VB
12 11 (1.62%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.47%) XAML
14 9 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.33%) Perl
15 8 (1.18%) C
16 7 (1.03%) VB6
16 7 (1.03%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.74%) PHP5
18 4 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (3.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (2.51%) Degree
3 10 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.33%) BC Cleared
5 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.88%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.59%) MCTS
7 1 (0.15%) MCITP
7 1 (0.15%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.15%) MBA
7 1 (0.15%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.88%) ISO 9001
1 6 (0.88%) TickIT
2 4 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 74 (10.91%) Oracle
2 63 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.06%) SAP
3 14 (2.06%) Zend
4 12 (1.77%) Adobe
4 12 (1.77%) Informatica
5 8 (1.18%) Business Objects
6 6 (0.88%) Sun
6 6 (0.88%) hybris
7 5 (0.74%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.74%) Cognos
7 5 (0.74%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.59%) Facebook
8 4 (0.59%) Twitter
8 4 (0.59%) Google
8 4 (0.59%) IBM
8 4 (0.59%) Sage
9 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.44%) Teradata
9 3 (0.44%) Telerik
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: Market Rate
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