The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Developer
UK / England
Rank 515 501 508
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 52 103 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 49 58
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £374 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Developer across the England region.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Developer across the England region.

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
London -11 31 £525 -4.54% 6
South East +11 10 £550 +4.76% 3
North West +12 3 £388 -6.06% 2
Yorkshire +3 3 - - 1
Midlands +2 1 - - 1
East of England 0 1 - - 1
West Midlands -1 1 £450 -
North East -18 1 £350 -22.22%
Technical Developer
UK

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Technical 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 England region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 38 (34.23%) Java
2 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.42%) SQL
4 23 (20.72%) Finance
5 20 (18.02%) HTML
6 18 (16.22%) TDD
6 18 (16.22%) Unix
7 17 (15.32%) CSS
8 16 (14.41%) .NET
8 16 (14.41%) QA
9 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
10 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.71%) Scrum
11 13 (11.71%) JSON
11 13 (11.71%) Banking
11 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
12 11 (9.91%) Cucumber
12 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (8.11%) Web Development
13 9 (8.11%) Oracle
13 9 (8.11%) REST
13 9 (8.11%) Scala
14 8 (7.21%) Hadoop
14 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
14 8 (7.21%) Node.js
14 8 (7.21%) BDD
14 8 (7.21%) PaaS
14 8 (7.21%) Apache Spark
14 8 (7.21%) SQL Server

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 8 (7.21%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.50%) Apache
2 5 (4.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (4.50%) GemFire
2 5 (4.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.90%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.90%) Confluence
4 1 (0.90%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) JBoss
4 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.70%) HFM
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.70%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.90%) Endur
4 1 (0.90%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.90%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.90%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.21%) PaaS
2 6 (5.41%) GitHub
3 3 (2.70%) IaaS
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Force.com
4 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (0.90%) DKIM
2 1 (0.90%) DMARC
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) SMTP
2 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) Hadoop
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) Big Data
3 6 (5.41%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.50%) DB2
4 5 (4.50%) HBase
4 5 (4.50%) OLTP
5 3 (2.70%) Hyperion Smart View
5 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.90%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.91%) Cucumber
3 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.41%) JUnit
5 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.50%) Gradle
5 5 (4.50%) Selenium
6 3 (2.70%) Subversion
7 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.90%) JIRA
8 1 (0.90%) Maven
8 1 (0.90%) Mocha
8 1 (0.90%) Mockito
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (20.72%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Banking
3 7 (6.31%) Retail
4 4 (3.60%) Back Office
4 4 (3.60%) Front Office
5 3 (2.70%) Advertising
5 3 (2.70%) Law
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) HTML
2 17 (15.32%) CSS
3 16 (14.41%) .NET
4 13 (11.71%) JSON
5 9 (8.11%) REST
6 8 (7.21%) J2EE
6 8 (7.21%) Node.js
6 8 (7.21%) Spring
6 8 (7.21%) Web Services
7 7 (6.31%) Sass
8 6 (5.41%) Ajax
8 6 (5.41%) Kafka
8 6 (5.41%) RESTful
9 5 (4.50%) HTML5
9 5 (4.50%) Spark Streaming
9 5 (4.50%) Spring Boot
9 5 (4.50%) Spring Integration
9 5 (4.50%) XML
10 4 (3.60%) Middleware
11 3 (2.70%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Replication
2 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.60%) iSeries
3 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.70%) Tandem
4 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.90%) AS400
5 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.90%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Unix
2 8 (7.21%) Linux
3 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.50%) Windows
4 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) Android
5 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.22%) TDD
3 13 (11.71%) Scrum
4 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (8.11%) Web Development
6 8 (7.21%) BDD
6 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.31%) User Stories
7 7 (6.31%) Workflow
8 6 (5.41%) Validation
9 5 (4.50%) Benchmarking
9 5 (4.50%) DevOps
9 5 (4.50%) Kanban
9 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.50%) Microservices
9 5 (4.50%) Migration
9 5 (4.50%) OO
9 5 (4.50%) Product Management
9 5 (4.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) Java
2 26 (23.42%) SQL
3 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.11%) Scala
5 8 (7.21%) C#
6 7 (6.31%) Ruby
7 6 (5.41%) C
7 6 (5.41%) C++
7 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.50%) VBA
9 4 (3.60%) ABAP
9 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.70%) Groovy
10 3 (2.70%) JCL
10 3 (2.70%) PHP
10 3 (2.70%) Python
11 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.90%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.41%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) HDFS
2 3 (2.70%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.80%) Docker
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.90%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle
3 8 (7.21%) SAP
4 5 (4.50%) IBM
4 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.60%) Adobe
5 4 (3.60%) Calypso
6 2 (1.80%) ATG
6 2 (1.80%) HP
6 2 (1.80%) OpenLink
6 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.90%) Axway
7 1 (0.90%) Google
7 1 (0.90%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.90%) iManage
7 1 (0.90%) Informatica
7 1 (0.90%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.90%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.90%) Reuters
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