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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 57 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 38.51% 31.88% 23.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.71% 33.12% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 17
Median daily rate £375 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £233 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.48 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% +7.07%
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
140 154 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 94.59% 96.25% 98.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 75 70
Median daily rate £400 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 25
Median hourly rate £13.48 £13.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 51 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 48 (36.36%) HTML
3 43 (32.58%) C#
4 40 (30.30%) .NET
5 35 (26.52%) HTML5
6 33 (25.00%) SQL
7 32 (24.24%) Windows
8 30 (22.73%) RESTful
8 30 (22.73%) AngularJS
9 24 (18.18%) CSS
9 24 (18.18%) Java
9 24 (18.18%) Windows 10
10 20 (15.15%) Windows Phone
11 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
12 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.64%) Aurelia
13 17 (12.88%) MVC
13 17 (12.88%) Git (software)
14 16 (12.12%) Node.js
15 15 (11.36%) CRM
16 14 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (10.61%) Sass
17 13 (9.85%) Web Development
18 12 (9.09%) CouchDB
18 12 (9.09%) Oracle
19 11 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (8.33%) Informatica
19 11 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
19 11 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
19 11 (8.33%) jQuery

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 (3.03%) JBoss
1 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Documentum
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Doxygen
2 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Office
2 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) Network Security
2 6 (4.55%) Bluetooth
2 6 (4.55%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.76%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) Modbus
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 11 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.55%) SQLite
6 5 (3.79%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.27%) DB2
9 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.52%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.76%) MySQL
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.76%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.33%) git-flow
3 8 (6.06%) jspm
4 6 (4.55%) Subversion
5 4 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.27%) NUnit
7 2 (1.52%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.52%) Bower
7 2 (1.52%) Grunt
7 2 (1.52%) gulp
8 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.76%) Maven
8 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Finance
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.36%) HTML
2 40 (30.30%) .NET
3 35 (26.52%) HTML5
4 30 (22.73%) AngularJS
4 30 (22.73%) RESTful
5 24 (18.18%) CSS
6 18 (13.64%) Aurelia
7 16 (12.12%) Node.js
8 14 (10.61%) Sass
8 14 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (8.33%) jQuery
10 10 (7.58%) XML
11 8 (6.06%) Entity Framework
11 8 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.06%) LINQ
11 8 (6.06%) Middleware
12 7 (5.30%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.30%) CSS3
12 7 (5.30%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) User Experience
2 8 (6.06%) Digital Media
3 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.30%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) AS400
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Windows
2 24 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 20 (15.15%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.27%) Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Unix
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.88%) MVC
3 15 (11.36%) CRM
4 13 (9.85%) Web Development
5 11 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (6.06%) ERP
6 8 (6.06%) TDD
7 7 (5.30%) Migration
7 7 (5.30%) OO
8 6 (4.55%) Scrum
9 5 (3.79%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.79%) User Stories
10 4 (3.03%) BDD
10 4 (3.03%) Content Development
10 4 (3.03%) ETL
11 3 (2.27%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.27%) Front End Development
11 3 (2.27%) iOS Development
12 2 (1.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 43 (32.58%) C#
3 33 (25.00%) SQL
4 24 (18.18%) Java
5 10 (7.58%) C++
5 10 (7.58%) TypeScript
6 9 (6.82%) ECMAScript
6 9 (6.82%) PHP
7 6 (4.55%) Scala
8 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.52%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.52%) COBOL
9 2 (1.52%) Groovy
9 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.52%) Python
9 2 (1.52%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) Oracle
2 11 (8.33%) Informatica
3 7 (5.30%) SAP
4 5 (3.79%) Northgate
5 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.27%) CA
6 3 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Endeca
8 1 (0.76%) hybris
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Siemens
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