The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 4.76% 12.90% 23.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 12.90% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Average daily rate £488 £375 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow 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
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 100.00% 100.00% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 37
Average daily rate £423 £350 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% +36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.79 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) API Development
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) OAuth
2 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Games
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) OAuth
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) Servlets
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) API Development
1 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin