The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicester region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 83 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 40.89% 31.09% 24.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.46% 33.94% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 12
Average daily rate £290 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £249 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £355 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £40.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
191 109 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 94.09% 91.60% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 30 35
Average daily rate £290 £290 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.63 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.31% +72.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Developer
Leicestershire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 72 (55.38%) .NET
2 64 (49.23%) SQL Server
3 61 (46.92%) C#
4 52 (40.00%) SQL
5 50 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 45 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 45 (34.62%) CSS
7 44 (33.85%) HTML
8 37 (28.46%) MVC
9 36 (27.69%) jQuery
10 24 (18.46%) Oracle
11 23 (17.69%) HTML5
12 21 (16.15%) T-SQL
13 18 (13.85%) XML
13 18 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (13.85%) CSS3
14 16 (12.31%) Java
15 15 (11.54%) VB.NET
15 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (10.00%) .NET Framework
18 12 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
20 10 (7.69%) ETL
20 10 (7.69%) E-Commerce
20 10 (7.69%) Web Services
20 10 (7.69%) Windows
20 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.15%) CMS
2 5 (3.85%) IIS
3 3 (2.31%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (2.31%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.54%) Drupal
4 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.77%) Kentico
5 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MS Office
2 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Magento
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) HTTP
1 7 (5.38%) HTTPS
2 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.85%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (49.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.15%) OLAP
5 8 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.38%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (5.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (5.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (4.62%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (4.62%) Star Schema
8 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (3.08%) DTS
10 3 (2.31%) PowerCenter
10 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.08%) Xcode
2 4 (3.08%) NUnit
3 3 (2.31%) Moq
4 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (6.92%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
3 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Electronics
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (55.38%) .NET
2 45 (34.62%) ASP.NET
2 45 (34.62%) CSS
3 44 (33.85%) HTML
4 36 (27.69%) jQuery
5 23 (17.69%) HTML5
6 18 (13.85%) CSS3
6 18 (13.85%) XML
7 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (7.69%) Web Services
9 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (6.92%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (5.38%) Ajax
12 6 (4.62%) ADO
13 5 (3.85%) JSP
13 5 (3.85%) COM+
13 5 (3.85%) WinForms
13 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.54%) Open Source
4 2 (1.54%) DTV
4 2 (1.54%) GIS
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.69%) Windows
2 9 (6.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.38%) Android
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.31%) UNIX
4 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) MVC
2 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.69%) TDD
4 10 (7.69%) ETL
4 10 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 9 (6.92%) Migration
6 8 (6.15%) Logistics
7 7 (5.38%) OO
7 7 (5.38%) Analytics
7 7 (5.38%) Android Development
7 7 (5.38%) iOS Development
8 6 (4.62%) Data Migration
8 6 (4.62%) Data Modelling
9 5 (3.85%) Web Development
9 5 (3.85%) Data Analysis
9 5 (3.85%) Information Security
9 5 (3.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.92%) C#
2 52 (40.00%) SQL
3 50 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.15%) T-SQL
5 16 (12.31%) Java
6 15 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.15%) VBA
8 5 (3.85%) C++
9 4 (3.08%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.77%) VB6
11 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.85%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (18.46%) Oracle
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.85%) Siemens
4 4 (3.08%) Sage
4 4 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) Informatica
5 2 (1.54%) Zend
5 2 (1.54%) JD Edwards
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