The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 44 133 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.03% 46.50% 37.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.64% 48.19% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 75 51
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 32
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 276 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 91.80% 96.50% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 133 119
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 74
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.89 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Leicestershire region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Leicestershire region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 26 £269 +3.36% 26
Hinckley 0 2 - - 1
Loughborough -6 2 £338 +10.65% 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - - 2
Melton Mowbray - - - - 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 1
Coalville - - - -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 75 (51.72%) HTML
2 73 (50.34%) JavaScript
3 71 (48.97%) CSS
4 64 (44.14%) C#
5 56 (38.62%) .NET
6 47 (32.41%) jQuery
7 43 (29.66%) HTML5
8 38 (26.21%) SQL
9 34 (23.45%) SQL Server
10 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
11 27 (18.62%) PHP
12 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (17.24%) MVC
13 25 (17.24%) CSS3
14 23 (15.86%) Java
15 22 (15.17%) E-Commerce
16 21 (14.48%) MySQL
17 20 (13.79%) XML
18 15 (10.34%) Visual Studio
19 14 (9.66%) Oracle
20 13 (8.97%) Finance
20 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
20 13 (8.97%) .NET Framework
20 13 (8.97%) WPF
20 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 12 (8.28%) Unit Testing
21 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
21 12 (8.28%) XSLT
22 11 (7.59%) Windows
22 11 (7.59%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (6.90%) WordPress
2 8 (5.52%) Drupal
3 7 (4.83%) IIS
4 6 (4.14%) CMS
4 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.76%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (2.07%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.07%) CICS
7 3 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.07%) Node.js
8 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.38%) Kentico
8 2 (1.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (2.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.69%) SyteLine
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Heroku
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) LDAP
2 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.38%) Modbus
3 2 (1.38%) Intranet
3 2 (1.38%) Internet
3 2 (1.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.48%) MySQL
3 9 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.45%) PowerCenter
7 5 (3.45%) Data Mart
8 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.07%) DB2
9 3 (2.07%) OLAP
10 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.38%) QlikView
10 2 (1.38%) Adabas
10 2 (1.38%) DTS
10 2 (1.38%) MS Access
11 1 (0.69%) MOLAP
11 1 (0.69%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.76%) Maven
4 3 (2.07%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (1.38%) Grunt
5 2 (1.38%) NUnit
5 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.38%) JIRA
5 2 (1.38%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.69%) JUnit
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.69%) JMeter
6 1 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.69%) Moq
6 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (8.97%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Retail
3 5 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.38%) Advertising
4 2 (1.38%) Publishing
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.69%) Billing
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (51.72%) HTML
2 71 (48.97%) CSS
3 56 (38.62%) .NET
4 47 (32.41%) jQuery
5 43 (29.66%) HTML5
6 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
7 25 (17.24%) CSS3
8 20 (13.79%) XML
9 13 (8.97%) .NET Framework
9 13 (8.97%) WPF
9 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (8.28%) XSLT
11 10 (6.90%) Ajax
11 10 (6.90%) WinForms
11 10 (6.90%) JSP
12 9 (6.21%) Spring
13 8 (5.52%) WCF
13 8 (5.52%) Web Services
13 8 (5.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.45%) User Experience
4 4 (2.76%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.07%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.38%) VSAM
6 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.38%) Open Source
6 2 (1.38%) NHS
7 1 (0.69%) Replication
7 1 (0.69%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.69%) Animation
7 1 (0.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.59%) Windows
2 10 (6.90%) UNIX
3 7 (4.83%) Android
4 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.45%) Linux
6 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.69%) VMS
7 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.24%) MVC
3 22 (15.17%) E-Commerce
4 12 (8.28%) Unit Testing
5 11 (7.59%) OOP
6 10 (6.90%) TDD
6 10 (6.90%) OO
7 8 (5.52%) Content Management
7 8 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.83%) Scrum
9 6 (4.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.45%) UML
11 4 (2.76%) Android Development
11 4 (2.76%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (2.76%) SEO
12 3 (2.07%) Data Modelling
12 3 (2.07%) ETL
12 3 (2.07%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.34%) JavaScript
2 64 (44.14%) C#
3 38 (26.21%) SQL
4 27 (18.62%) PHP
5 23 (15.86%) Java
6 11 (7.59%) C++
7 6 (4.14%) XAML
8 5 (3.45%) PHP5
9 4 (2.76%) VB
9 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.07%) COBOL
10 3 (2.07%) C
10 3 (2.07%) JCL
11 2 (1.38%) NATURAL
11 2 (1.38%) Python
11 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.69%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.69%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 4 (2.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.69%) MCSE
3 1 (0.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) WAI
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) Control-M
2 2 (1.38%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Oracle
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.21%) Adobe
4 5 (3.45%) Zend
4 5 (3.45%) Telerik
4 5 (3.45%) Twitter
5 4 (2.76%) Facebook
5 4 (2.76%) hybris
5 4 (2.76%) Google
6 3 (2.07%) Cognos
6 3 (2.07%) Lotus
6 3 (2.07%) IBM
6 3 (2.07%) Informatica
7 2 (1.38%) Siemens
8 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.69%) Progress
8 1 (0.69%) Teradata
8 1 (0.69%) HP
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Hyperion
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