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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 71 51 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 43.29% 33.55% 34.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.38% 35.92% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 32
Median daily rate £300 £300 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £175 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
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
160 142 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 97.56% 93.42% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 88 95
Median daily rate £325 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 29
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -54.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 57 (42.22%) .NET
2 56 (41.48%) HTML
3 55 (40.74%) Windows
4 48 (35.56%) RESTful
5 47 (34.81%) C#
6 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
7 43 (31.85%) HTML5
8 42 (31.11%) AngularJS
9 36 (26.67%) Windows 10
10 35 (25.93%) SQL
11 28 (20.74%) Windows Phone
11 28 (20.74%) Aurelia
12 27 (20.00%) Node.js
13 26 (19.26%) SQL Server
14 25 (18.52%) Git (software)
15 24 (17.78%) Sass
16 23 (17.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (16.30%) CouchDB
17 22 (16.30%) CSS
18 21 (15.56%) Oracle
18 21 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (14.07%) Java
19 19 (14.07%) git-flow
20 18 (13.33%) TypeScript
20 18 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
20 18 (13.33%) XML
21 17 (12.59%) Entity Framework
22 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web API
22 16 (11.85%) ECMAScript
22 16 (11.85%) jspm

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 27 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (1.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) Drupal
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
3 1 (0.74%) JBoss
3 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) Bluetooth
1 7 (5.19%) ZigBee
2 6 (4.44%) Modbus
2 6 (4.44%) Network Security
2 6 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) LDAP
3 1 (0.74%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.30%) CouchDB
3 12 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.15%) Couchbase
5 7 (5.19%) SQLite
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.70%) MySQL
7 5 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.22%) DB2
8 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.48%) SAP BI
9 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.74%) Adabas
10 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.74%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 25 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.07%) git-flow
3 16 (11.85%) jspm
4 14 (10.37%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.93%) Subversion
6 6 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.74%) Bower
7 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.74%) Maven
7 1 (0.74%) NUnit
7 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.22%) Banking
3 2 (1.48%) Finance
3 2 (1.48%) French Language
3 2 (1.48%) German Language
3 2 (1.48%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.48%) Retail
3 2 (1.48%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.74%) Local Government
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (42.22%) .NET
2 56 (41.48%) HTML
3 48 (35.56%) RESTful
4 43 (31.85%) HTML5
5 42 (31.11%) AngularJS
6 28 (20.74%) Aurelia
7 24 (17.78%) Sass
8 23 (17.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (16.30%) CSS
10 18 (13.33%) XML
11 17 (12.59%) Entity Framework
12 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (11.11%) LINQ
14 13 (9.63%) Material Design
15 12 (8.89%) .NET Framework
15 12 (8.89%) Akka
15 12 (8.89%) Play Framework
16 11 (8.15%) Middleware
17 10 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
17 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.93%) Smart Meter
2 8 (5.93%) User Experience
3 6 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.48%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.74%) AS400
6 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.74%) Windows
2 36 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 28 (20.74%) Windows Phone
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.48%) Linux
5 2 (1.48%) Unix
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (11.11%) MVC
4 11 (8.15%) OO
5 10 (7.41%) High Availability
5 10 (7.41%) Scrum
6 9 (6.67%) Web Development
7 8 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.93%) CRM
8 7 (5.19%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.19%) TDD
9 6 (4.44%) Content Development
9 6 (4.44%) ERP
10 5 (3.70%) Analytics
10 5 (3.70%) ETL
10 5 (3.70%) Logistics
11 4 (2.96%) Front End Development
11 4 (2.96%) Migration
11 4 (2.96%) User Stories
12 3 (2.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.81%) C#
2 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
3 35 (25.93%) SQL
4 19 (14.07%) Java
5 18 (13.33%) TypeScript
6 16 (11.85%) ECMAScript
7 13 (9.63%) C++
8 12 (8.89%) PHP
8 12 (8.89%) Scala
9 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.48%) COBOL
10 2 (1.48%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.74%) NATURAL
11 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) Python
11 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (15.56%) Oracle
2 13 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.89%) SAP
4 7 (5.19%) CA
4 7 (5.19%) Siemens
5 3 (2.22%) ATG
6 2 (1.48%) IBM
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