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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 342 294 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.42% 20.32% 19.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.77% 21.49% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 158 150
Average daily rate
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£320 £310 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £236 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 10
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.03% -0.71%
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
1502 1368 1350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.05% 94.54% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 703 677
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 123 99
Average hourly rate £12.88 £13.62 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -22.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £37.50 £36.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 139 £350 - 88
Leicestershire 0 82 £285 +3.63% 36
Northamptonshire -2 52 £300 -5.51% 27
Lincolnshire +2 17 £300 +9.09% 12
Derbyshire -14 14 £323 +13.15% 30
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 259 (35.72%) C#
2 256 (35.31%) JavaScript
3 248 (34.21%) .NET
4 224 (30.90%) SQL
5 222 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
6 210 (28.97%) HTML
7 201 (27.72%) CSS
8 163 (22.48%) ASP.NET
9 153 (21.10%) SQL Server
10 137 (18.90%) MVC
11 123 (16.97%) Java
12 117 (16.14%) jQuery
13 116 (16.00%) HTML5
14 105 (14.48%) Finance
15 103 (14.21%) Oracle
16 93 (12.83%) Web Services
17 92 (12.69%) CSS3
18 82 (11.31%) XML
19 77 (10.62%) Scrum
20 72 (9.93%) E-Commerce
20 72 (9.93%) Microsoft
21 70 (9.66%) TDD
22 67 (9.24%) PL/SQL
23 62 (8.55%) UNIX
24 57 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
25 53 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 53 (7.31%) SOAP
25 53 (7.31%) Oracle Database
26 50 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
27 49 (6.76%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 26 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.48%) JBoss
3 17 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.21%) CMS
5 14 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (1.66%) WordPress
8 11 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.52%) Apache
9 10 (1.38%) IIS
9 10 (1.38%) SAS
9 10 (1.38%) Node.js
10 9 (1.24%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.97%) Mule
11 7 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.97%) Mule ESB
12 6 (0.83%) Drupal
12 6 (0.83%) Confluence
13 5 (0.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.52%) MS Office
4 6 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.83%) Doxygen
5 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Simulink
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.14%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Magento
2 10 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.24%) SAP SCM
4 7 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.69%) SAP APO
5 5 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.41%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.28%) Tridion
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.14%) Exstream
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.10%) SaaS
1 8 (1.10%) Office 365
2 6 (0.83%) GitHub
2 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) Yammer
3 1 (0.14%) CallidusCloud
3 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.07%) Intranet
2 10 (1.38%) ZigBee
2 10 (1.38%) Bluetooth
3 7 (0.97%) Internet
4 4 (0.55%) Extranet
4 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.41%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) ATM
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.14%) LAN
6 1 (0.14%) SMTP
6 1 (0.14%) FTP
6 1 (0.14%) RTP
6 1 (0.14%) H.323
6 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 53 (7.31%) Oracle Database
3 47 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (5.24%) MySQL
5 37 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 27 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 27 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.07%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (1.24%) CouchDB
13 9 (1.24%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.10%) SQLite
14 8 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.00%) Subversion
3 25 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.90%) JUnit
4 21 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (2.62%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.48%) Grunt
6 18 (2.48%) JIRA
7 16 (2.21%) Selenium
8 15 (2.07%) Maven
9 14 (1.93%) gulp
10 13 (1.79%) Bower
11 9 (1.24%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.10%) Ant
13 6 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.83%) Spock
13 6 (0.83%) Ranorex
14 5 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.69%) PHPUnit
14 5 (0.69%) Cucumber
General
1 105 (14.48%) Finance
2 33 (4.55%) Retail
3 26 (3.59%) Marketing
4 10 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.10%) Electronics
5 8 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.97%) Games
6 7 (0.97%) Billing
7 6 (0.83%) Advertising
7 6 (0.83%) Publishing
8 5 (0.69%) Banking
9 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.55%) Back Office
9 4 (0.55%) Legal
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (34.21%) .NET
2 210 (28.97%) HTML
3 201 (27.72%) CSS
4 163 (22.48%) ASP.NET
5 117 (16.14%) jQuery
6 116 (16.00%) HTML5
7 93 (12.83%) Web Services
8 92 (12.69%) CSS3
9 82 (11.31%) XML
10 57 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (7.31%) SOAP
12 49 (6.76%) AngularJS
13 44 (6.07%) RESTful
14 42 (5.79%) Spring
15 40 (5.52%) .NET Framework
16 39 (5.38%) Ajax
17 37 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 36 (4.97%) JSON
18 36 (4.97%) WCF
19 35 (4.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.38%) Mobile App
2 23 (3.17%) NHS
3 20 (2.76%) User Experience
4 18 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (0.97%) DTV
5 7 (0.97%) Digital Media
6 6 (0.83%) Smart Meter
6 6 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 6 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.55%) VSAM
9 3 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.41%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.41%) DataPower
9 3 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.41%) Physics
10 2 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.55%) UNIX
2 49 (6.76%) Windows
3 33 (4.55%) Linux
4 22 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.90%) Android
6 10 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.41%) AIX
8 3 (0.41%) Solaris
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.14%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
10 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (30.62%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (18.90%) MVC
3 77 (10.62%) Scrum
4 72 (9.93%) E-Commerce
5 70 (9.66%) TDD
6 50 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (6.21%) Unit Testing
8 43 (5.93%) OO
8 43 (5.93%) CRM
9 39 (5.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 30 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (4.00%) SDLC
11 29 (4.00%) Migration
12 27 (3.72%) Web Development
13 26 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (3.45%) SOA
15 24 (3.31%) ETL
16 23 (3.17%) Workflow
17 22 (3.03%) BDD
18 19 (2.62%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 259 (35.72%) C#
2 256 (35.31%) JavaScript
3 224 (30.90%) SQL
4 123 (16.97%) Java
5 67 (9.24%) PL/SQL
6 44 (6.07%) PHP
7 43 (5.93%) VB.NET
8 32 (4.41%) C++
9 29 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.72%) VB
11 19 (2.62%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.21%) Scala
13 15 (2.07%) Ruby
13 15 (2.07%) VBA
14 12 (1.66%) C
15 11 (1.52%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.52%) VB6
16 9 (1.24%) VBScript
16 9 (1.24%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.97%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (4.00%) Degree
2 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.28%) OCMJD
3 2 (0.28%) HND
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.14%) OCP
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.14%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.14%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.28%) QA
2 7 (0.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.83%) Control-M
3 4 (0.55%) Pingdom
4 3 (0.41%) yum
5 1 (0.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 103 (14.21%) Oracle
2 72 (9.93%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.17%) SAP
4 22 (3.03%) hybris
5 14 (1.93%) Endeca
6 10 (1.38%) IBM
7 9 (1.24%) CA
8 7 (0.97%) Adobe
8 7 (0.97%) Twitter
9 6 (0.83%) LANDesk
9 6 (0.83%) Zend
10 5 (0.69%) Remedy
10 5 (0.69%) Informatica
10 5 (0.69%) BMC
11 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.55%) Google
11 4 (0.55%) New Relic
12 3 (0.41%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.41%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.28%) Teradata
East Midlands
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £455 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £335 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 500 per day + negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £320 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £290 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Derbyshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
East Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago