The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 69 40 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.31% 18.43% 28.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% 19.32% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 64
Average daily rate
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£328 £300 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £399 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
368 207 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.00% 95.39% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 88 205
Average daily rate £378 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 24
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £27.50 £49.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -3 14 £310 +45.88% 23
Blackpool -1 13 £338 +50.00% 1
Lancaster - 6 £425 - 4
Blackburn +3 5 £375 -16.66% 7
Burnley - 5 £400 - 1
Chorley -4 2 - - 7
Lytham St Annes - 2 £333 -
Morecambe - - - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - - 2
Ormskirk - - - -
Accrington - - - -
Rossendale - - - - 1
Skelmersdale - - - -
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 49 (39.84%) SQL
2 37 (30.08%) SQL Server
3 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 33 (26.83%) .NET
5 32 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (24.39%) C#
7 25 (20.33%) Java
7 25 (20.33%) CSS
7 25 (20.33%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (19.51%) HTML
9 20 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (13.82%) jQuery
11 17 (13.82%) E-Commerce
12 16 (13.01%) Oracle
13 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
13 15 (12.20%) T-SQL
13 15 (12.20%) Data Modelling
13 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
13 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (12.20%) Scrum
14 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
14 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
14 14 (11.38%) HTML5
15 13 (10.57%) MS Excel
15 13 (10.57%) MVC
16 12 (9.76%) TDD
16 12 (9.76%) WPF
16 12 (9.76%) PHP
17 11 (8.94%) VB

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (4.88%) SAS
1 6 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.44%) Drupal
3 3 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.44%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) JBoss
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Quickr
4 2 (1.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.81%) Escenic
5 1 (0.81%) WordPress
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.44%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.63%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (3.25%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.81%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) SaaS
2 4 (3.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) AMQP
2 1 (0.81%) MQTT
2 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.08%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.32%) PowerCenter
5 9 (7.32%) MySQL
6 8 (6.50%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (2.44%) Base SAS
11 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.44%) QlikView
11 3 (2.44%) OLAP
12 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.63%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Subversion
1 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.88%) ERwin
3 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.44%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.63%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.81%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.81%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.81%) MorphX
General
1 7 (5.69%) Finance
1 7 (5.69%) Marketing
2 3 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.83%) .NET
2 25 (20.33%) CSS
3 24 (19.51%) HTML
4 17 (13.82%) jQuery
5 14 (11.38%) HTML5
5 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
6 12 (9.76%) WPF
7 11 (8.94%) CSS3
8 10 (8.13%) Web Services
8 10 (8.13%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.13%) Spring
9 8 (6.50%) XML
10 6 (4.88%) J2EE
10 6 (4.88%) XHTML
10 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (4.07%) Ajax
11 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.25%) Classic ASP
12 4 (3.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) NHS
2 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.50%) Open Source
4 6 (4.88%) User Experience
5 5 (4.07%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.07%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.25%) W3C
7 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) AS400
8 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.81%) iSeries
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Linux
2 4 (3.25%) UNIX
3 2 (1.63%) VME
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.33%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.82%) E-Commerce
4 15 (12.20%) Data Modelling
4 15 (12.20%) Scrum
5 13 (10.57%) MVC
6 12 (9.76%) TDD
7 11 (8.94%) ETL
8 10 (8.13%) Unit Testing
8 10 (8.13%) MVVM
9 8 (6.50%) Migration
10 6 (4.88%) SEO
10 6 (4.88%) OO
10 6 (4.88%) BDD
11 5 (4.07%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (4.07%) OOP
11 5 (4.07%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.25%) Workflow
12 4 (3.25%) ERP
12 4 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.84%) SQL
2 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.39%) C#
4 25 (20.33%) Java
5 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
5 15 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.76%) PHP
7 11 (8.94%) VB
8 9 (7.32%) VBA
8 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 9 (7.32%) Scala
9 8 (6.50%) Python
10 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.07%) Perl
11 4 (3.25%) C
11 4 (3.25%) VB6
12 3 (2.44%) XAML
12 3 (2.44%) C++
12 3 (2.44%) VBScript
13 2 (1.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.13%) Degree
3 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.44%) MCSE
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 16 (13.01%) Oracle
2 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.13%) Informatica
4 9 (7.32%) Sybase
4 9 (7.32%) IBM
5 8 (6.50%) SAP
6 6 (4.88%) Cognos
6 6 (4.88%) Dell
6 6 (4.88%) webMethods
7 5 (4.07%) Software AG
8 4 (3.25%) Sencha
9 3 (2.44%) Facebook
9 3 (2.44%) Twitter
9 3 (2.44%) Adobe
9 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.63%) Lotus
11 1 (0.81%) Aquila
11 1 (0.81%) Syncsort
11 1 (0.81%) Tableau
11 1 (0.81%) CA
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