The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Herefordshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 20 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 44.44% 33.33% 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.51% 35.71% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £293 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.17% +54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Herefordshire 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
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 95.56% 93.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 15
Median daily rate £338 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Herefordshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ross-on-Wye - 9 - - 1
Hereford -4 2 £300 -29.41% 1
Developer
West Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Herefordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) MySQL
3 10 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (45.00%) CMS
4 9 (45.00%) W3C
4 9 (45.00%) User Experience
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.00%) Web Development
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) SDLC
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
11 2 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (10.00%) AngularJS

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) Swagger
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
1 9 (45.00%) W3C
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) API Development
5 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
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