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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 344 294 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.38% 19.60% 25.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.68% 20.75% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 163 216
Average daily rate
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£338 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 14
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
1517 1417 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.28% 94.47% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 739 763
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 104 100
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 117 £350 +7.69% 112
Leicestershire 0 90 £313 +13.63% 47
Northamptonshire 0 64 £344 +5.76% 43
Derbyshire 0 20 £325 +18.18% 50
Lincolnshire +1 6 £250 -9.09% 19
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 268 (36.81%) JavaScript
2 247 (33.93%) C#
3 241 (33.10%) .NET
4 230 (31.59%) HTML
5 227 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
6 220 (30.22%) SQL
7 212 (29.12%) CSS
8 154 (21.15%) ASP.NET
9 147 (20.19%) SQL Server
10 138 (18.96%) MVC
11 135 (18.54%) Java
12 125 (17.17%) jQuery
13 121 (16.62%) HTML5
14 100 (13.74%) Oracle
15 91 (12.50%) Web Services
16 90 (12.36%) Finance
17 87 (11.95%) CSS3
18 85 (11.68%) E-Commerce
19 78 (10.71%) Microsoft
20 76 (10.44%) Scrum
21 69 (9.48%) XML
21 69 (9.48%) TDD
22 61 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
23 60 (8.24%) PL/SQL
24 56 (7.69%) UNIX
24 56 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
25 55 (7.55%) AngularJS
26 52 (7.14%) RESTful
27 50 (6.87%) Oracle Database
28 48 (6.59%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (3.71%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.30%) JBoss
3 18 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.34%) IIS
5 16 (2.20%) CMS
6 14 (1.92%) Apache Solr
6 14 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.65%) WordPress
8 11 (1.51%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.51%) Node.js
9 10 (1.37%) Drupal
9 10 (1.37%) Confluence
10 9 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.24%) Apache
10 9 (1.24%) SAS
11 7 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.96%) Mule
11 7 (0.96%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 30 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.65%) MS Office
3 10 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.10%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.82%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.41%) MS Project
6 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) Simulink
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 12 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.51%) Magento
3 9 (1.24%) SAP SCM
4 8 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.69%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle TCA
8 1 (0.14%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.65%) Office 365
3 5 (0.69%) GitHub
3 5 (0.69%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) PaaS
4 2 (0.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Yammer
5 1 (0.14%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.06%) Intranet
2 10 (1.37%) Bluetooth
2 10 (1.37%) ZigBee
3 8 (1.10%) Internet
4 4 (0.55%) Extranet
4 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) RTP
6 1 (0.14%) H.323
6 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.14%) LAN
6 1 (0.14%) SMTP
6 1 (0.14%) LDAP
6 1 (0.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.87%) Oracle Database
3 48 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (5.91%) MySQL
5 38 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (3.43%) Relational Database
9 22 (3.02%) MongoDB
10 21 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (2.61%) NoSQL
13 18 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (2.20%) CouchDB
15 14 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (1.65%) Couchbase
17 9 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
18 8 (1.10%) SQLite
19 7 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.43%) Subversion
3 23 (3.16%) JUnit
3 23 (3.16%) JIRA
3 23 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.06%) Grunt
4 15 (2.06%) Selenium
5 14 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 12 (1.65%) Maven
8 11 (1.51%) Ant
8 11 (1.51%) gulp
9 10 (1.37%) Bower
10 8 (1.10%) Ranorex
11 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Blend
11 7 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (0.96%) PHPUnit
11 7 (0.96%) Behat
12 6 (0.82%) Spock
General
1 90 (12.36%) Finance
2 35 (4.81%) Retail
3 28 (3.85%) Marketing
4 13 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.37%) Electronics
6 9 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.10%) Advertising
8 7 (0.96%) Billing
9 6 (0.82%) Publishing
10 5 (0.69%) Legal
11 4 (0.55%) Banking
11 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.41%) Games
13 2 (0.27%) Back Office
14 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (33.10%) .NET
2 230 (31.59%) HTML
3 212 (29.12%) CSS
4 154 (21.15%) ASP.NET
5 125 (17.17%) jQuery
6 121 (16.62%) HTML5
7 91 (12.50%) Web Services
8 87 (11.95%) CSS3
9 69 (9.48%) XML
10 61 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (7.55%) AngularJS
12 52 (7.14%) RESTful
13 47 (6.46%) SOAP
14 45 (6.18%) Spring
15 42 (5.77%) WCF
16 39 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 36 (4.95%) Ajax
18 34 (4.67%) .NET Framework
18 34 (4.67%) REST
19 33 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.40%) Mobile App
2 26 (3.57%) User Experience
3 23 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (1.92%) NHS
5 8 (1.10%) DTV
6 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 6 (0.82%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.82%) RIA
7 6 (0.82%) Smart Meter
7 6 (0.82%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.55%) VSAM
10 3 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.41%) GIS
10 3 (0.41%) Life Science
10 3 (0.41%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.41%) Physics
10 3 (0.41%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.69%) UNIX
2 45 (6.18%) Windows
3 31 (4.26%) Linux
4 23 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.88%) Android
6 12 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.96%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.41%) AIX
8 3 (0.41%) Solaris
9 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.14%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (18.96%) MVC
3 85 (11.68%) E-Commerce
4 76 (10.44%) Scrum
5 69 (9.48%) TDD
6 56 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (6.04%) CRM
8 41 (5.63%) OO
9 40 (5.49%) Unit Testing
10 37 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
11 32 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
12 31 (4.26%) SDLC
12 31 (4.26%) ETL
13 30 (4.12%) SOA
14 27 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (3.57%) Migration
16 25 (3.43%) Web Development
17 22 (3.02%) BDD
18 21 (2.88%) Mentoring
18 21 (2.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 268 (36.81%) JavaScript
2 247 (33.93%) C#
3 220 (30.22%) SQL
4 135 (18.54%) Java
5 60 (8.24%) PL/SQL
6 45 (6.18%) PHP
7 41 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 32 (4.40%) C++
9 28 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 24 (3.30%) VB
10 24 (3.30%) Scala
11 20 (2.75%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.20%) Ruby
13 12 (1.65%) Objective-C
13 12 (1.65%) VBA
14 11 (1.51%) ABAP
14 11 (1.51%) C
14 11 (1.51%) VB6
15 6 (0.82%) VBScript
15 6 (0.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (4.12%) Degree
2 4 (0.55%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (0.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.27%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.27%) OCMJD
4 2 (0.27%) HND
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.14%) OCP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.14%) MCPD
5 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.98%) QA
2 7 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) Basel II
3 1 (0.14%) TickIT
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.69%) yum
3 4 (0.55%) Pingdom
3 4 (0.55%) Control-M
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 100 (13.74%) Oracle
2 78 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.26%) SAP
4 30 (4.12%) hybris
5 14 (1.92%) Endeca
6 12 (1.65%) IBM
6 12 (1.65%) CA
6 12 (1.65%) Informatica
7 8 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (0.82%) LANDesk
8 6 (0.82%) Zend
9 5 (0.69%) Google
10 4 (0.55%) New Relic
10 4 (0.55%) Twitter
11 3 (0.41%) Remedy
11 3 (0.41%) Tableau
11 3 (0.41%) Adobe
11 3 (0.41%) Progress
11 3 (0.41%) BMC
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat
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