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 22 February 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
22 Feb 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 48 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 41.38% 40.88% 27.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.11% 42.48% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 32
Median daily rate £375 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £236 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £444 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
114 153 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 98.28% 96.23% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 90
Median daily rate £313 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +206.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 53 (49.53%) JavaScript
2 48 (44.86%) .NET
3 47 (43.93%) C#
4 44 (41.12%) HTML
5 43 (40.19%) CSS
6 29 (27.10%) SQL
7 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
7 28 (26.17%) MVC
7 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
8 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
8 26 (24.30%) jQuery
9 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (17.76%) Oracle
11 18 (16.82%) Java
11 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
12 16 (14.95%) Web Services
12 16 (14.95%) XML
12 16 (14.95%) Ajax
13 15 (14.02%) Scrum
13 15 (14.02%) HTML5
13 15 (14.02%) .NET Framework
14 14 (13.08%) Web Development
14 14 (13.08%) Front End Development
14 14 (13.08%) XSLT
15 12 (11.21%) User Experience
15 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
16 10 (9.35%) React
16 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (8.41%) Finance

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 (4.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (3.74%) CMS
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) WordPress
4 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Doxygen
2 4 (3.74%) 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 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) PaaS
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Bluetooth
1 5 (4.67%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.87%) FTP
2 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.93%) Modbus
3 1 (0.93%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.67%) SQLite
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) MySQL
8 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.93%) OLTP
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.54%) Grunt
3 7 (6.54%) gulp
4 3 (2.80%) jMock
4 3 (2.80%) JUnit
5 2 (1.87%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.87%) Bower
5 2 (1.87%) CocoaPods
5 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.87%) Mocha
5 2 (1.87%) Protractor
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Advertising
3 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.86%) .NET
2 44 (41.12%) HTML
3 43 (40.19%) CSS
4 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
5 26 (24.30%) jQuery
6 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
8 16 (14.95%) Ajax
8 16 (14.95%) Web Services
8 16 (14.95%) XML
9 15 (14.02%) .NET Framework
9 15 (14.02%) HTML5
10 14 (13.08%) XSLT
11 10 (9.35%) React
12 9 (8.41%) Node.js
13 7 (6.54%) CSS3
13 7 (6.54%) SOAP
13 7 (6.54%) XHTML
13 7 (6.54%) XSD
14 6 (5.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) User Experience
2 7 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.87%) AS400
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) Animation
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.67%) Android
3 3 (2.80%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (26.17%) MVC
2 15 (14.02%) Scrum
3 14 (13.08%) Front End Development
3 14 (13.08%) Web Development
4 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
4 7 (6.54%) OO
5 6 (5.61%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.61%) User Stories
6 5 (4.67%) ITSM
6 5 (4.67%) Mobile Development
6 5 (4.67%) UML
6 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (3.74%) Asynchronous Programming
7 4 (3.74%) High Availability
7 4 (3.74%) iOS Development
7 4 (3.74%) Logistics
7 4 (3.74%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (3.74%) OOD
7 4 (3.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.53%) JavaScript
2 47 (43.93%) C#
3 29 (27.10%) SQL
4 18 (16.82%) Java
5 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.48%) C++
7 4 (3.74%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.80%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
8 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.80%) Python
9 2 (1.87%) COBOL
9 2 (1.87%) ES6
9 2 (1.87%) RPG
10 1 (0.93%) ABAP
10 1 (0.93%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.87%) MCSD
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.87%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.87%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (1.87%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle
3 5 (4.67%) Adobe
4 4 (3.74%) Informatica
5 2 (1.87%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.87%) Siemens
5 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Perforce
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
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