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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 297 304 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.98% 20.65% 22.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.15% 21.92% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 166 159
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £32.20 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1474 1387 1157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.19% 94.23% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 697 543
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £75 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 117 127
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 91 £338 +3.84% 50
Leicestershire 0 73 £300 - 65
Northamptonshire +7 62 £385 +28.33% 33
Derbyshire +9 33 £313 +13.63% 23
Lincolnshire 0 7 £250 -13.04% 27
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 229 (36.41%) .NET
2 214 (34.02%) C#
3 211 (33.55%) JavaScript
4 190 (30.21%) HTML
5 177 (28.14%) CSS
6 162 (25.76%) SQL
7 149 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (23.37%) Java
9 135 (21.46%) SQL Server
10 132 (20.99%) ASP.NET
10 132 (20.99%) jQuery
11 108 (17.17%) MVC
12 99 (15.74%) Finance
13 95 (15.10%) HTML5
14 88 (13.99%) XML
15 76 (12.08%) Microsoft
16 72 (11.45%) Ajax
17 71 (11.29%) Oracle
17 71 (11.29%) CSS3
18 67 (10.65%) Web Services
19 66 (10.49%) OO
20 60 (9.54%) TDD
21 58 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
22 57 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 55 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 53 (8.43%) MySQL
25 51 (8.11%) PHP
26 50 (7.95%) Git (software)
27 48 (7.63%) .NET Framework
28 47 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.13%) CMS
3 22 (3.50%) IIS
4 21 (3.34%) Tomcat
5 19 (3.02%) WordPress
5 19 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (2.54%) JBoss
8 14 (2.23%) Apache
8 14 (2.23%) Drupal
9 12 (1.91%) Node.js
10 8 (1.27%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.79%) Liferay
12 5 (0.79%) CICS
12 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.64%) MTS
13 4 (0.64%) nginx
14 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.13%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.91%) MS Office
4 11 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.16%) CATIA
9 1 (0.16%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 9 (1.43%) Magento
2 4 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) Exstream
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.95%) SaaS
3 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.32%) Heroku
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.43%) Internet
2 8 (1.27%) HTTP
3 5 (0.79%) NFC
4 4 (0.64%) Intranet
5 3 (0.48%) SSL
5 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.48%) FTP
5 3 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.32%) RIP
6 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) VPN
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (21.46%) SQL Server
2 57 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (8.43%) MySQL
5 31 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (3.34%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.02%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.27%) MS Access
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.11%) OLAP
13 6 (0.95%) DB2
13 6 (0.95%) SQLPlus
14 5 (0.79%) DTS
15 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 32 (5.09%) Subversion
5 23 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 21 (3.34%) Calabash
7 20 (3.18%) Maven
8 16 (2.54%) JUnit
9 12 (1.91%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.75%) Android Studio
11 10 (1.59%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.11%) JIRA
12 7 (1.11%) Mockito
12 7 (1.11%) WebDriver
12 7 (1.11%) Selenium
13 6 (0.95%) IntelliJ
13 6 (0.95%) Ant
13 6 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.95%) Gradle
14 5 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 99 (15.74%) Finance
2 25 (3.97%) Retail
3 15 (2.38%) Marketing
4 13 (2.07%) Banking
5 9 (1.43%) Games
6 7 (1.11%) Legal
6 7 (1.11%) Advertising
7 6 (0.95%) Back Office
8 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.64%) German Language
9 2 (0.32%) Publishing
9 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
10 1 (0.16%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) Military
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (36.41%) .NET
2 190 (30.21%) HTML
3 177 (28.14%) CSS
4 132 (20.99%) ASP.NET
4 132 (20.99%) jQuery
5 95 (15.10%) HTML5
6 88 (13.99%) XML
7 72 (11.45%) Ajax
8 71 (11.29%) CSS3
9 67 (10.65%) Web Services
10 48 (7.63%) .NET Framework
11 47 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (7.00%) WCF
13 43 (6.84%) JSON
14 37 (5.88%) WPF
15 36 (5.72%) Spring
16 35 (5.56%) REST
17 30 (4.77%) AngularJS
18 24 (3.82%) SOAP
19 23 (3.66%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.20%) Mobile App
2 26 (4.13%) User Experience
3 23 (3.66%) NHS
4 18 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.70%) Open Source
6 8 (1.27%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.27%) EMV
7 6 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.48%) Blog
10 3 (0.48%) VSAM
10 3 (0.48%) Streaming Media
10 3 (0.48%) Xbox
11 2 (0.32%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.32%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.16%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.16%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.16%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.16%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.31%) Windows
2 43 (6.84%) Linux
3 37 (5.88%) UNIX
3 37 (5.88%) Android
4 32 (5.09%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.79%) Windows Vista
5 5 (0.79%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.79%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.48%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.32%) VMS
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) SUSE
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (17.17%) MVC
3 66 (10.49%) OO
4 60 (9.54%) TDD
5 58 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (6.68%) E-Commerce
7 41 (6.52%) Scrum
8 32 (5.09%) Android Development
9 31 (4.93%) OOP
10 28 (4.45%) Web Development
11 24 (3.82%) SOA
11 24 (3.82%) ETL
11 24 (3.82%) BDD
12 23 (3.66%) Unit Testing
13 22 (3.50%) MVVM
14 21 (3.34%) iOS Development
14 21 (3.34%) Mobile Application Development
15 19 (3.02%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (3.02%) Workflow
15 19 (3.02%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 214 (34.02%) C#
2 211 (33.55%) JavaScript
3 162 (25.76%) SQL
4 147 (23.37%) Java
5 51 (8.11%) PHP
6 32 (5.09%) PL/SQL
7 26 (4.13%) T-SQL
8 22 (3.50%) VB
9 19 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 18 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 12 (1.91%) C++
12 9 (1.43%) C
12 9 (1.43%) VBA
13 7 (1.11%) Python
13 7 (1.11%) XAML
13 7 (1.11%) VB6
13 7 (1.11%) Clojure
14 6 (0.95%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (2.54%) Degree
2 6 (0.95%) VCP4
3 5 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.02%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) SCCM
2 4 (0.64%) WMI
2 4 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.48%) Control-M
4 2 (0.32%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.16%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 76 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 71 (11.29%) Oracle
3 30 (4.77%) Adobe
4 17 (2.70%) hybris
5 15 (2.38%) Sitecore
6 12 (1.91%) Twitter
7 11 (1.75%) Zend
7 11 (1.75%) Business Objects
7 11 (1.75%) IBM
8 8 (1.27%) Cognos
9 7 (1.11%) SAP
10 6 (0.95%) Google
10 6 (0.95%) Tableau
11 5 (0.79%) VMware
11 5 (0.79%) Apple
12 4 (0.64%) Telerik
12 4 (0.64%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.48%) QNX
13 3 (0.48%) Endeca
13 3 (0.48%) Facebook
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Brackley
Capita - ITPS
Posted: 3 days ago
Immingham, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brackley
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + remote working
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago