The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 1 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 17.65% 26.42% 8.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.35% 27.45% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 1
Average daily rate
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£356 £175 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.57% -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 Hemel Hempstead 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
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93 51 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 91.18% 96.23% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 20
Average daily rate £365 £300 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £135 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £508 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £12.20 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) .NET
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) C#
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (33.33%) CSS3
9 7 (29.17%) CMS
9 7 (29.17%) JSON
10 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
11 5 (20.83%) XML
11 5 (20.83%) Content Management
11 5 (20.83%) Scrum
12 4 (16.67%) MVC
12 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 4 (16.67%) Web Services
12 4 (16.67%) MySQL
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
13 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
13 3 (12.50%) Appcelerator
13 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (12.50%) SilverStripe

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 7 (29.17%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) SilverStripe
2 3 (12.50%) Drupal
2 3 (12.50%) WordPress
2 3 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) Kentico
3 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 8 (33.33%) CSS3
7 7 (29.17%) JSON
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.67%) Web Services
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (8.33%) REST
12 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
13 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
13 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
13 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.83%) Content Management
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) Android Development
4 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Appcelerator
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.17%) Zend