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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 14.56% 21.05% 32.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 24.10% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 11
Average daily rate
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£355 £363 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +107.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £397 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.48 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
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
85 83 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 82.52% 87.37% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 24
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £140.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 11 (35.48%) PHP
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) MySQL
5 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (25.81%) Open Source
6 8 (25.81%) jQuery
6 8 (25.81%) Zend
6 8 (25.81%) OOP
6 8 (25.81%) SOA
7 7 (22.58%) Java
7 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) HTML
8 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 5 (16.13%) UNIX
9 5 (16.13%) SAP
9 5 (16.13%) CSS
9 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Portal
10 4 (12.90%) Spring
10 4 (12.90%) Maven
10 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
10 4 (12.90%) Java EE
10 4 (12.90%) Selenium
10 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
10 4 (12.90%) Struts
10 4 (12.90%) Ant

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (9.68%) Drupal
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.23%) DataStage
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) Ant
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (25.81%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) Struts
5 4 (12.90%) Spring
5 4 (12.90%) Java EE
6 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 3 (9.68%) Symfony
6 3 (9.68%) HTML5
6 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
7 2 (6.45%) LESS
7 2 (6.45%) REST
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 1 (3.23%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) TDD
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source
3 8 (25.81%) OOP
3 8 (25.81%) SOA
4 4 (12.90%) ETL
4 4 (12.90%) ERP
5 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.68%) ETL Development
6 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) PHP
1 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) ABAP
6 2 (6.45%) Ada
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Zend
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.23%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.23%) Talend
3 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle