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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 10 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 6.67% 20.59% 15.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 21.88% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Average daily rate £450 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
Developer
Hertfordshire

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
54 64 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 90.00% 94.12% 97.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 19
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Pega
3 8 (53.33%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) RUP
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) Back Office
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Spring
8 2 (13.33%) Maven
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
8 2 (13.33%) Java EE
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) Struts
8 2 (13.33%) Ant
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) Struts
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) RUP
3 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Pega
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft