The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the High Wycombe region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 14.61% 19.40% 36.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.77% 22.81% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
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£300 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.88% 85.07% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 34 14
Average daily rate £250 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) PHP
4 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 9 (39.13%) jQuery
5 9 (39.13%) HTML5
6 8 (34.78%) C#
6 8 (34.78%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
9 4 (17.39%) Publishing
9 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) MySQL
9 4 (17.39%) Sass
10 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
10 3 (13.04%) Analytics
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) CMS
10 3 (13.04%) MVC
10 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 3 (13.04%) Web Services
10 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (13.04%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) QlikView
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) XMLUnit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
5 1 (4.35%) Games
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 9 (39.13%) jQuery
2 9 (39.13%) HTML5
3 7 (30.43%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) Sass
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) Symfony
6 2 (8.70%) JSON
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.70%) Ajax
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.35%) Mustache
7 1 (4.35%) LESS
7 1 (4.35%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.70%) iPhone
2 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) PHP
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
6 1 (4.35%) ECMAScript
6 1 (4.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) BMC
2 2 (8.70%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin