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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 70 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 44.87% 28.79% 26.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.36% 30.89% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 20
Median daily rate £350 £280 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £125 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £365 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.45 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.81% +10.14%
Developer
Leicestershire

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
151 123 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 96.79% 93.18% 97.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 73 74
Median daily rate £350 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £105 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -58.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016, 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 53 (41.73%) JavaScript
2 51 (40.16%) HTML
3 47 (37.01%) C#
4 46 (36.22%) .NET
5 39 (30.71%) Windows
5 39 (30.71%) RESTful
5 39 (30.71%) HTML5
6 34 (26.77%) AngularJS
7 30 (23.62%) Windows 10
7 30 (23.62%) SQL
8 24 (18.90%) Java
8 24 (18.90%) Windows Phone
8 24 (18.90%) Git (software)
8 24 (18.90%) Aurelia
9 22 (17.32%) Sass
10 21 (16.54%) Node.js
10 21 (16.54%) CSS
11 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (14.17%) MVC
12 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
13 17 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (13.39%) git-flow
14 16 (12.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (11.81%) TypeScript
15 15 (11.81%) Entity Framework
15 15 (11.81%) CouchDB
15 15 (11.81%) CRM
16 14 (11.02%) LINQ
16 14 (11.02%) jspm
17 13 (10.24%) ECMAScript

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 3 (2.36%) JBoss
1 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.57%) CMS
2 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) SAS
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Doxygen
2 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
2 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.30%) Network Security
2 6 (4.72%) Bluetooth
2 6 (4.72%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.81%) CouchDB
3 8 (6.30%) Couchbase
3 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.30%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (5.51%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.72%) SQLite
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.57%) DB2
7 2 (1.57%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.79%) MySQL
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.39%) git-flow
3 14 (11.02%) jspm
4 8 (6.30%) Subversion
5 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.36%) NUnit
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.79%) Maven
7 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.57%) Banking
2 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) French Language
3 1 (0.79%) German Language
3 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (40.16%) HTML
2 46 (36.22%) .NET
3 39 (30.71%) HTML5
3 39 (30.71%) RESTful
4 34 (26.77%) AngularJS
5 24 (18.90%) Aurelia
6 22 (17.32%) Sass
7 21 (16.54%) CSS
7 21 (16.54%) Node.js
8 16 (12.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (11.81%) Entity Framework
10 14 (11.02%) LINQ
11 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (8.66%) Middleware
12 11 (8.66%) XML
13 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET
13 10 (7.87%) Material Design
14 9 (7.09%) jQuery
15 8 (6.30%) Akka
15 8 (6.30%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.30%) Digital Media
2 8 (6.30%) User Experience
3 7 (5.51%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Windows
2 30 (23.62%) Windows 10
3 24 (18.90%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.36%) Linux
4 3 (2.36%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.17%) MVC
3 17 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (11.81%) CRM
5 9 (7.09%) OO
6 8 (6.30%) ERP
6 8 (6.30%) Scrum
6 8 (6.30%) TDD
6 8 (6.30%) Web Development
7 6 (4.72%) Migration
8 5 (3.94%) Content Development
8 5 (3.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.15%) BDD
9 4 (3.15%) User Stories
10 3 (2.36%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.36%) ETL
10 3 (2.36%) Front End Development
10 3 (2.36%) iOS Development
11 2 (1.57%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.73%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.01%) C#
3 30 (23.62%) SQL
4 24 (18.90%) Java
5 15 (11.81%) TypeScript
6 13 (10.24%) ECMAScript
7 10 (7.87%) C++
8 9 (7.09%) PHP
9 8 (6.30%) Scala
10 3 (2.36%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.57%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.57%) Python
11 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) Go
12 1 (0.79%) Groovy
12 1 (0.79%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Oracle
2 8 (6.30%) Informatica
3 7 (5.51%) SAP
4 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.94%) CA
5 5 (3.94%) Northgate
6 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Endeca
7 1 (0.79%) hybris
7 1 (0.79%) IBM
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £55,750 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
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