The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / East Midlands
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 366 350 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.54% 21.92% 18.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.64% 23.00% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 221 175
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
1374 1522 1487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.88% 95.30% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 878 801
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £245 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 66 96
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.06 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% +0.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 141 £368 +13.07% 75
Leicestershire 0 93 £325 +8.33% 53
Northamptonshire -3 60 £325 -7.14% 36
Derbyshire +9 39 £363 +20.83% 20
Lincolnshire 0 17 £410 +42.60% 15
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 345 (43.02%) JavaScript
2 294 (36.66%) .NET
3 293 (36.53%) C#
4 276 (34.41%) CSS
5 272 (33.92%) HTML
6 218 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
7 200 (24.94%) SQL
8 156 (19.45%) MVC
8 156 (19.45%) jQuery
9 143 (17.83%) SQL Server
10 140 (17.46%) AngularJS
11 138 (17.21%) ASP.NET
12 133 (16.58%) Java
13 131 (16.33%) Git (software)
14 110 (13.72%) Web Development
15 109 (13.59%) Web Services
16 105 (13.09%) HTML5
17 104 (12.97%) E-Commerce
17 104 (12.97%) Microsoft
18 103 (12.84%) TDD
18 103 (12.84%) Front End Development
19 99 (12.34%) PHP
20 94 (11.72%) Finance
21 88 (10.97%) OO
22 79 (9.85%) Scrum
23 76 (9.48%) CSS3
24 74 (9.23%) XML
25 73 (9.10%) Oracle
26 70 (8.73%) .NET Framework
27 62 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (2.87%) JBoss
1 23 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.00%) CMS
2 16 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (1.87%) WordPress
4 13 (1.62%) Apache
4 13 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (0.87%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (0.75%) SAS
8 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.50%) CICS
9 4 (0.50%) Drupal
10 3 (0.37%) nginx
10 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.25%) IIS
11 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.62%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.37%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.37%) Magento
2 8 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.37%) BASE24
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.12%) Exstream
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.62%) IaaS
4 10 (1.25%) PaaS
5 4 (0.50%) GitHub
5 4 (0.50%) Office 365
6 3 (0.37%) SaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.12%) BIME
8 1 (0.12%) Boomi
8 1 (0.12%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.61%) HTTP
2 6 (0.75%) Network Security
3 5 (0.62%) Bluetooth
3 5 (0.62%) ZigBee
4 3 (0.37%) Internet
4 3 (0.37%) Intranet
4 3 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.25%) FTP
6 1 (0.12%) ATM
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) Modbus
6 1 (0.12%) Profibus
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 31 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (3.62%) Oracle Database
5 28 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (3.12%) MySQL
7 20 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (2.37%) MongoDB
9 17 (2.12%) DB2
9 17 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (1.25%) DB2 UDB
13 10 (1.25%) QlikView
13 10 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.12%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.12%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 131 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 52 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 36 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (4.24%) Eclipse
5 33 (4.11%) gulp
6 29 (3.62%) Selenium
7 27 (3.37%) Maven
8 26 (3.24%) Grunt
8 26 (3.24%) Subversion
8 26 (3.24%) Visual Studio
9 21 (2.62%) Ant
10 20 (2.49%) Jasmine
11 17 (2.12%) JUnit
12 16 (2.00%) JIRA
13 14 (1.75%) Cucumber
14 13 (1.62%) MSTest
15 12 (1.50%) PHPUnit
16 11 (1.37%) Mocha
17 10 (1.25%) Gradle
17 10 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 94 (11.72%) Finance
2 38 (4.74%) Retail
3 28 (3.49%) Advertising
4 26 (3.24%) Banking
5 16 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.50%) Marketing
7 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.50%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.37%) Billing
8 3 (0.37%) Publishing
8 3 (0.37%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.25%) Electronics
9 2 (0.25%) Games
9 2 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Automotive
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.12%) Front Office
10 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (36.66%) .NET
2 276 (34.41%) CSS
3 272 (33.92%) HTML
4 156 (19.45%) jQuery
5 140 (17.46%) AngularJS
6 138 (17.21%) ASP.NET
7 109 (13.59%) Web Services
8 105 (13.09%) HTML5
9 76 (9.48%) CSS3
10 74 (9.23%) XML
11 70 (8.73%) .NET Framework
12 62 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (7.36%) Node.js
14 51 (6.36%) Ajax
14 51 (6.36%) Spring
14 51 (6.36%) XSLT
15 50 (6.23%) REST
16 49 (6.11%) J2EE
17 48 (5.99%) WCF
18 46 (5.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.49%) User Experience
2 41 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.24%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.24%) Mainframe
5 13 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.50%) iPhone
7 11 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.37%) iPad
8 6 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.62%) EPoS
10 4 (0.50%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.50%) Fintech
11 3 (0.37%) EFT
11 3 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.25%) AS400
12 2 (0.25%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.25%) SCORM
13 1 (0.12%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.98%) Linux
2 38 (4.74%) Unix
3 27 (3.37%) Apple iOS
4 25 (3.12%) Mac OS X
5 24 (2.99%) Android
6 21 (2.62%) Windows
7 5 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.37%) VMS
9 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (19.45%) MVC
3 110 (13.72%) Web Development
4 104 (12.97%) E-Commerce
5 103 (12.84%) Front End Development
5 103 (12.84%) TDD
6 88 (10.97%) OO
7 79 (9.85%) Scrum
8 61 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (5.74%) Unit Testing
11 45 (5.61%) Responsive Web Design
12 44 (5.49%) OO PHP
13 38 (4.74%) Mentoring
14 37 (4.61%) Software Engineering
15 36 (4.49%) ETL
16 35 (4.36%) Web Design
17 34 (4.24%) BDD
18 29 (3.62%) Configuration Management
18 29 (3.62%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 345 (43.02%) JavaScript
2 293 (36.53%) C#
3 200 (24.94%) SQL
4 133 (16.58%) Java
5 99 (12.34%) PHP
6 35 (4.36%) PL/SQL
7 29 (3.62%) T-SQL
8 25 (3.12%) Python
9 24 (2.99%) VB.NET
10 18 (2.24%) C++
10 18 (2.24%) Objective-C
11 17 (2.12%) VBA
12 16 (2.00%) Apple Swift
13 15 (1.87%) Ruby
14 12 (1.50%) ABAP
14 12 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.50%) VB
15 8 (1.00%) COBOL
16 7 (0.87%) C
17 6 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 22 (2.74%) Degree
3 16 (2.00%) DBS Check
3 16 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.75%) HNC
5 6 (0.75%) HND
6 4 (0.50%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.25%) MCSD
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.25%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.25%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) MCP
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (2.12%) QA
3 9 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.87%) WAI
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (5.74%) Docker
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.25%) Samba
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Ansible
2 1 (0.12%) Control-M
2 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (12.97%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.10%) Oracle
3 24 (2.99%) Informatica
4 22 (2.74%) Sitecore
5 18 (2.24%) Adobe
5 18 (2.24%) SAP
6 14 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.12%) Perforce
8 7 (0.87%) Cognos
9 6 (0.75%) Zend
10 5 (0.62%) Google
11 4 (0.50%) Ensighten
11 4 (0.50%) HP
11 4 (0.50%) Twitter
12 3 (0.37%) hybris
12 3 (0.37%) IBM
12 3 (0.37%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.37%) Telerik
12 3 (0.37%) Thales
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salt
Rate: £0.00 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day 3 months initial (rate negotiable DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £479 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salt
Rate: £0.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Contingency Team
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