The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 8.70% 17.50% 29.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 17.95% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate £325 £448 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.37% +37.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.86% +8.57%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith 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
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 91.30% 97.50% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 8
Average daily rate £350 £400 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £154 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £675 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1600.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) Django
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) JSP
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (8.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (8.33%) Log4Net
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (8.33%) NuGet
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Protractor
3 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Django
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) PowerMock
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) CherryPy
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Varnish
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Vertica