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 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
Developer
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 12.50% 8.33% 14.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.33% 8.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£448 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £325 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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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 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
30 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 93.75% 100.00% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 14
Average daily rate £448 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Games
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) JDBC
4 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
4 5 (62.50%) Java RMI
4 5 (62.50%) XML-RPC
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Big Data
5 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) SOA
6 3 (37.50%) JMS
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (25.00%) OLTP
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) JDBC
3 5 (62.50%) Java RMI
3 5 (62.50%) XML-RPC
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) JMS
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (25.00%) Spring
6 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (25.00%) Kafka
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) COM
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Online Games
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) W3C
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) IBM