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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 9 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 6.78% 14.06% 26.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 15.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£318 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.80% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £360 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 91.53% 93.75% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 18
Average daily rate £350 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £279 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 11 (57.89%) C#
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) CMS
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (26.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
9 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (26.32%) VBScript
9 5 (26.32%) DHTML
9 5 (26.32%) WinForms
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) DTS
9 5 (26.32%) FTP
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) CSS3
9 5 (26.32%) Razor View Engine

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (36.84%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (26.32%) DTS
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
7 5 (26.32%) DHTML
7 5 (26.32%) WinForms
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 5 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Symfony
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) Database Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) Content Management
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) VBScript
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
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