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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 55 57 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 42.64% 44.53% 19.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.35% 46.72% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 20
Median daily rate £360 £313 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
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
124 122 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 96.12% 95.31% 91.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 65 78
Median daily rate £363 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £29.50 £11.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.18% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 52 (44.83%) C#
2 51 (43.97%) JavaScript
3 43 (37.07%) .NET
4 39 (33.62%) HTML
5 33 (28.45%) CSS
6 30 (25.86%) SQL
7 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET
8 24 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 24 (20.69%) MVC
9 23 (19.83%) jQuery
10 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
11 20 (17.24%) Oracle
11 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (16.38%) .NET Framework
13 18 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (14.66%) HTML5
15 16 (13.79%) Web Development
15 16 (13.79%) XML
16 15 (12.93%) Informatica
16 15 (12.93%) Ajax
16 15 (12.93%) Oracle BI EE
17 14 (12.07%) Security Cleared
17 14 (12.07%) XSLT
17 14 (12.07%) Java
18 13 (11.21%) Web Services
18 13 (11.21%) AngularJS
18 13 (11.21%) User Experience
19 11 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (9.48%) T-SQL
20 10 (8.62%) 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 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.45%) CMS
2 4 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.59%) JBoss
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.86%) Apache
5 1 (0.86%) Documentum
5 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.72%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.86%) PaaS
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.72%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.72%) FTP
2 2 (1.72%) Modbus
2 2 (1.72%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.86%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.72%) SQLite
8 1 (0.86%) DB2
8 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.86%) OLTP
8 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.31%) Grunt
3 5 (4.31%) gulp
4 4 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.45%) Bower
5 3 (2.59%) jMock
5 3 (2.59%) JUnit
5 3 (2.59%) NUnit
6 2 (1.72%) git-flow
6 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.72%) jspm
7 1 (0.86%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.86%) JIRA
7 1 (0.86%) Subversion
7 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.17%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.59%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.07%) .NET
2 39 (33.62%) HTML
3 33 (28.45%) CSS
4 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET
5 23 (19.83%) jQuery
6 19 (16.38%) .NET Framework
7 18 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (14.66%) HTML5
9 16 (13.79%) XML
10 15 (12.93%) Ajax
11 14 (12.07%) XSLT
12 13 (11.21%) AngularJS
12 13 (11.21%) Web Services
13 7 (6.03%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (6.03%) SOAP
13 7 (6.03%) Spring
13 7 (6.03%) XHTML
13 7 (6.03%) XSD
14 6 (5.17%) Backbone.js
14 6 (5.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) User Experience
2 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.59%) AS400
3 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) EPoS
5 1 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.86%) iPad
5 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.86%) Physics
5 1 (0.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.59%) Android
2 3 (2.59%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.69%) MVC
2 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.79%) Web Development
4 9 (7.76%) Scrum
5 8 (6.90%) Front End Development
6 7 (6.03%) Migration
7 6 (5.17%) UML
7 6 (5.17%) User Stories
8 5 (4.31%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.45%) CRM
9 4 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (3.45%) High Availability
9 4 (3.45%) Logistics
9 4 (3.45%) OO
9 4 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (3.45%) OOD
9 4 (3.45%) TDD
9 4 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.59%) Mobile Development
10 3 (2.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.83%) C#
2 51 (43.97%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.86%) SQL
4 14 (12.07%) Java
5 11 (9.48%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.31%) C++
7 3 (2.59%) COBOL
7 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.72%) ABAP
8 2 (1.72%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.72%) RPG
9 1 (0.86%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.86%) Groovy
9 1 (0.86%) Scala
9 1 (0.86%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.86%) VB6
9 1 (0.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.72%) MCSD
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.72%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.72%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (1.72%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.24%) Oracle
3 15 (12.93%) Informatica
4 4 (3.45%) Northgate
5 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.59%) SAP
5 3 (2.59%) Siemens
6 2 (1.72%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.72%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) Perforce
7 1 (0.86%) Xamarin
Leicester
Nigel Frank International
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