The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Developer
Rank 533 512 488
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 46 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.085% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.092% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 15
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£463 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £263 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £33.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £33.86
% change year-on-year
- +18.13%
Technical Developer
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
London +4 26 £500 +26.58% 10
South East -20 7 £385 +16.66% 5
Yorkshire - 5 £375 -
North West -20 3 £475 +58.33%
West Midlands - 2 £430 -
East of England +5 1 - - 5
South West +4 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Technical Developer
UK

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 27 (26.21%) Oracle
2 26 (25.24%) XML
2 26 (25.24%) JavaScript
2 26 (25.24%) SQL
3 24 (23.30%) Finance
4 23 (22.33%) HTML
4 23 (22.33%) Web Services
5 22 (21.36%) CSS
6 21 (20.39%) SOAP
7 20 (19.42%) C#
8 19 (18.45%) Java
8 19 (18.45%) .NET
8 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
9 18 (17.48%) ITIL
10 17 (16.50%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (16.50%) REST
11 16 (15.53%) Degree
11 16 (15.53%) Ajax
11 16 (15.53%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (14.56%) Service Management
12 15 (14.56%) ITSM
12 15 (14.56%) LDAP
12 15 (14.56%) SSL
12 15 (14.56%) VPN
12 15 (14.56%) CMDB
12 15 (14.56%) Release Management
12 15 (14.56%) Apex Code
12 15 (14.56%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (14.56%) Integration Testing
12 15 (14.56%) ITIL V2

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.85%) CMS
2 3 (2.91%) IIS
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.94%) Drupal
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.97%) Confluence
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.94%) Markit EDM
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle iStore
5 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle TCA
6 1 (0.97%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.97%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) LDAP
1 15 (14.56%) SSL
1 15 (14.56%) VPN
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.91%) QlikView
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.97%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.88%) Selenium
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.91%) Ant
3 3 (2.91%) Maven
4 2 (1.94%) Gradle
4 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.94%) JBehave
4 2 (1.94%) MorphX
4 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.94%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.94%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.97%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.97%) NUnit
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (23.30%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Advertising
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.94%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) XML
2 23 (22.33%) HTML
2 23 (22.33%) Web Services
3 22 (21.36%) CSS
4 21 (20.39%) SOAP
5 19 (18.45%) .NET
6 17 (16.50%) REST
7 16 (15.53%) Ajax
8 14 (13.59%) COM
9 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.88%) JSON
11 3 (2.91%) JSP
11 3 (2.91%) XSLT
11 3 (2.91%) Spring
12 2 (1.94%) Gherkin
12 2 (1.94%) Django
12 2 (1.94%) jQuery
12 2 (1.94%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) CMDB
2 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.91%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.91%) Derivative
3 3 (2.91%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.94%) Open Source
4 2 (1.94%) Tandem
5 1 (0.97%) User Experience
5 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.97%) W3C
5 1 (0.97%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.97%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Linux
2 5 (4.85%) UNIX
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.97%) Android
5 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) ITIL
2 17 (16.50%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (14.56%) Service Management
3 15 (14.56%) ITSM
3 15 (14.56%) Release Management
3 15 (14.56%) Customer Engagement
3 15 (14.56%) Integration Testing
3 15 (14.56%) ITIL V2
3 15 (14.56%) IT Asset Management
4 13 (12.62%) Business Analysis
5 10 (9.71%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.74%) Project Management
7 8 (7.77%) DevOps
8 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.83%) Functional Programming
9 5 (4.85%) SOA
9 5 (4.85%) ETL
9 5 (4.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) JavaScript
1 26 (25.24%) SQL
2 20 (19.42%) C#
3 19 (18.45%) Java
4 15 (14.56%) Apex Code
5 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.83%) PHP
7 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.91%) Python
8 3 (2.91%) Ruby
9 2 (1.94%) X++
9 2 (1.94%) VB6
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) VB
9 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.97%) ABAP
10 1 (0.97%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.97%) VBA
10 1 (0.97%) VBScript
10 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (14.56%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.94%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) Oracle
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.53%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (14.56%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.91%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.94%) Coverity
6 2 (1.94%) Pega
6 2 (1.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.94%) HP
6 2 (1.94%) CA
6 2 (1.94%) SAP
6 2 (1.94%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe
7 1 (0.97%) Siebel
7 1 (0.97%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.97%) VMware
7 1 (0.97%) Google
7 1 (0.97%) Facebook
7 1 (0.97%) Twitter