The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 98 84 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.66% 30.43% 34.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.70% 32.68% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 71 51
Median daily rate £338 £285 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.45 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.81% +10.14%
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
235 257 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.51% 93.12% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 164 138
Median daily rate £335 £275 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 37
Median hourly rate £13.45 £12.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -62.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.44 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leicestershire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 70 £350 +25.00% 21
Hinckley - 2 - - 3
Loughborough 0 1 - - 5
Kegworth - 1 - -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Leicestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 89 (44.50%) JavaScript
2 88 (44.00%) HTML
3 84 (42.00%) C#
3 84 (42.00%) .NET
4 69 (34.50%) HTML5
5 66 (33.00%) CSS
6 55 (27.50%) SQL
7 44 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 44 (22.00%) RESTful
8 42 (21.00%) Windows
8 42 (21.00%) AngularJS
9 36 (18.00%) MVC
9 36 (18.00%) ASP.NET
9 36 (18.00%) jQuery
10 32 (16.00%) Git (software)
10 32 (16.00%) Java
11 31 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (15.00%) Windows 10
13 27 (13.50%) CSS3
14 26 (13.00%) Node.js
15 25 (12.50%) Sass
16 24 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (12.00%) Windows Phone
16 24 (12.00%) Aurelia
17 23 (11.50%) Web Development
18 22 (11.00%) PHP
19 21 (10.50%) CRM
20 18 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
21 17 (8.50%) Mobile App
21 17 (8.50%) git-flow

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.00%) JBoss
2 3 (1.50%) CMS
2 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
3 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.00%) WordPress
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.50%) Drupal
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) Doxygen
3 5 (2.50%) MS Office
3 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.00%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) SaaS
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.00%) Network Security
2 7 (3.50%) Bluetooth
2 7 (3.50%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.50%) CouchDB
3 10 (5.00%) Couchbase
3 10 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (3.50%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.50%) MySQL
5 7 (3.50%) SQLite
6 5 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.50%) DB2
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.50%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.00%) GIS
9 2 (1.00%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.00%) SAP BI
9 2 (1.00%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.50%) git-flow
3 14 (7.00%) jspm
4 12 (6.00%) Subversion
5 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.00%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.50%) NUnit
8 4 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.00%) PhpStorm
8 4 (2.00%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.50%) gulp
9 3 (1.50%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.50%) Grunt
10 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 15 (7.50%) Retail
2 6 (3.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.50%) Games
4 4 (2.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.00%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) French Language
6 1 (0.50%) German Language
6 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (44.00%) HTML
2 84 (42.00%) .NET
3 69 (34.50%) HTML5
4 66 (33.00%) CSS
5 44 (22.00%) RESTful
6 42 (21.00%) AngularJS
7 36 (18.00%) ASP.NET
7 36 (18.00%) jQuery
8 27 (13.50%) CSS3
9 26 (13.00%) Node.js
10 25 (12.50%) Sass
11 24 (12.00%) Aurelia
11 24 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (8.00%) Entity Framework
12 16 (8.00%) LINQ
12 16 (8.00%) WCF
13 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (6.00%) Middleware
13 12 (6.00%) XML
14 10 (5.00%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.50%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.00%) Digital Media
3 13 (6.50%) User Experience
4 7 (3.50%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) EPoS
7 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Robotics
7 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.00%) Windows
2 30 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 24 (12.00%) Windows Phone
4 6 (3.00%) Linux
5 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.00%) Unix
6 2 (1.00%) CentOS
6 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.00%) MVC
2 31 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (11.50%) Web Development
4 21 (10.50%) CRM
5 18 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (8.00%) Scrum
7 15 (7.50%) ERP
7 15 (7.50%) OO
8 14 (7.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.00%) TDD
10 8 (4.00%) Front End Development
11 6 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.00%) Content Development
11 6 (3.00%) Data Protection
11 6 (3.00%) Migration
12 5 (2.50%) Mobile Development
12 5 (2.50%) SOA
12 5 (2.50%) Software Engineering
12 5 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (2.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (44.50%) JavaScript
2 84 (42.00%) C#
3 55 (27.50%) SQL
4 32 (16.00%) Java
5 22 (11.00%) PHP
6 15 (7.50%) TypeScript
7 13 (6.50%) ECMAScript
8 11 (5.50%) C++
9 10 (5.00%) Scala
10 9 (4.50%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.00%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.50%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.50%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.50%) Ruby
14 2 (1.00%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.00%) Delphi
14 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.00%) Python
14 2 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (6.50%) Oracle
2 10 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.50%) Informatica
3 9 (4.50%) SAP
4 7 (3.50%) CA
5 5 (2.50%) Northgate
6 3 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.50%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.00%) OpenText
7 2 (1.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.00%) Tableau
7 2 (1.00%) Zend
8 1 (0.50%) Endeca
8 1 (0.50%) hybris
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £55,750 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago