The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicester region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 50 74 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.17% 50.00% 20.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.54% 52.48% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 21
Median daily rate £360 £293 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 Leicester 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
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 141 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 97.17% 95.27% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 59 86
Median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £590 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Leicester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 45 (41.67%) C#
2 44 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 41 (37.96%) .NET
4 35 (32.41%) HTML
5 34 (31.48%) CSS
6 26 (24.07%) SQL
7 25 (23.15%) MVC
8 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
9 22 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (20.37%) jQuery
10 18 (16.67%) Oracle
11 17 (15.74%) Web Development
11 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (14.81%) .NET Framework
12 16 (14.81%) XML
13 14 (12.96%) XSLT
13 14 (12.96%) Ajax
14 13 (12.04%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (12.04%) HTML5
14 13 (12.04%) AngularJS
14 13 (12.04%) Informatica
14 13 (12.04%) Web Services
15 12 (11.11%) User Experience
16 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
16 11 (10.19%) Scrum
16 11 (10.19%) T-SQL
17 10 (9.26%) Java
17 10 (9.26%) Visual Studio

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (3.70%) CMS
1 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Documentum
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Doxygen
2 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) PaaS
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Bluetooth
1 5 (4.63%) ZigBee
2 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.85%) FTP
3 2 (1.85%) Modbus
4 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.93%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.63%) SQLite
7 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.93%) DB2
9 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.93%) MySQL
9 1 (0.93%) OLTP
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.56%) Grunt
3 6 (5.56%) gulp
4 4 (3.70%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.70%) Bower
5 3 (2.78%) jMock
5 3 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (1.85%) CocoaPods
6 2 (1.85%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.85%) Protractor
7 1 (0.93%) JIRA
7 1 (0.93%) NUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Advertising
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.96%) .NET
2 35 (32.41%) HTML
3 34 (31.48%) CSS
4 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 22 (20.37%) jQuery
6 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (14.81%) .NET Framework
7 16 (14.81%) XML
8 14 (12.96%) Ajax
8 14 (12.96%) XSLT
9 13 (12.04%) AngularJS
9 13 (12.04%) HTML5
9 13 (12.04%) Web Services
10 8 (7.41%) React
11 7 (6.48%) SOAP
11 7 (6.48%) XHTML
11 7 (6.48%) XSD
12 6 (5.56%) Backbone.js
12 6 (5.56%) CSS3
12 6 (5.56%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) User Experience
2 7 (6.48%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) AS400
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.63%) Android
3 3 (2.78%) Windows
4 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) MVC
2 22 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.74%) Web Development
4 11 (10.19%) Scrum
5 8 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 5 (4.63%) Mobile Development
6 5 (4.63%) SDLC
6 5 (4.63%) UML
6 5 (4.63%) User Stories
7 4 (3.70%) Asynchronous Programming
7 4 (3.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.70%) High Availability
7 4 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 4 (3.70%) Logistics
7 4 (3.70%) OO
7 4 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (3.70%) OOD
7 4 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) C#
2 44 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 26 (24.07%) SQL
4 11 (10.19%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.26%) Java
6 8 (7.41%) C++
7 4 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.78%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.78%) COBOL
9 2 (1.85%) ABAP
9 2 (1.85%) ES6
9 2 (1.85%) RPG
10 1 (0.93%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) Degree
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.85%) MCSD
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.85%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.85%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (1.85%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.67%) Oracle
3 13 (12.04%) Informatica
4 3 (2.78%) SAP
4 3 (2.78%) Siemens
5 2 (1.85%) Adobe
5 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Perforce
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
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