The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Leicestershire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 125 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.31% 30.49% 22.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.43% 33.66% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 43 22
Average daily rate £281 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £35.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 202 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.35% 90.58% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 70 69
Average daily rate £290 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 52 27
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.83% +38.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Developer
East Midlands

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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 80 £290 +0.43% 25
Ashby-de-la-Zouch 0 4 £213 -46.87% 1
Loughborough 0 3 £375 +38.88% 8
Market Harborough - 2 £370 - 1
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Hinckley - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 104 (45.02%) .NET
2 102 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 97 (41.99%) HTML
3 97 (41.99%) CSS
4 86 (37.23%) C#
5 84 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 84 (36.36%) jQuery
6 73 (31.60%) SQL
7 66 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 58 (25.11%) HTML5
9 55 (23.81%) MVC
10 48 (20.78%) CSS3
11 36 (15.58%) PHP
12 31 (13.42%) Java
12 31 (13.42%) MySQL
12 31 (13.42%) Oracle
12 31 (13.42%) XML
13 27 (11.69%) Zend
14 23 (9.96%) VB.NET
15 21 (9.09%) TDD
15 21 (9.09%) Retail
15 21 (9.09%) T-SQL
15 21 (9.09%) OO
16 20 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (8.23%) .NET Framework
18 17 (7.36%) E-Commerce
19 16 (6.93%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (5.19%) CMS
1 12 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.90%) IIS
3 7 (3.03%) WordPress
3 7 (3.03%) Apache
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.30%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.87%) Kentico
5 2 (0.87%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.87%) Drupal
5 2 (0.87%) DNN
5 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 7 (3.03%) MS Office
1 7 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.16%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.16%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.73%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) HTTP
2 7 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.03%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.60%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.42%) MySQL
3 20 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (3.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (3.46%) OLAP
8 7 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.60%) Star Schema
9 6 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.60%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.73%) PowerCenter
11 4 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.73%) DTS
12 2 (0.87%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 12 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.60%) PHPUnit
3 5 (2.16%) JUnit
4 4 (1.73%) Xcode
4 4 (1.73%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.73%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.73%) NUnit
5 3 (1.30%) Selenium
6 2 (0.87%) Flash Builder
6 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.87%) Moq
6 2 (0.87%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.87%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.43%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.43%) MSTest
General
1 21 (9.09%) Retail
2 12 (5.19%) Finance
3 5 (2.16%) Marketing
4 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.87%) Electronics
5 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.87%) Back Office
5 2 (0.87%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (45.02%) .NET
2 97 (41.99%) HTML
2 97 (41.99%) CSS
3 84 (36.36%) jQuery
4 66 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 58 (25.11%) HTML5
6 48 (20.78%) CSS3
7 31 (13.42%) XML
8 19 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (8.23%) .NET Framework
9 16 (6.93%) Web Services
10 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (6.06%) Ajax
12 13 (5.63%) Spring
13 12 (5.19%) XHTML
13 12 (5.19%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (4.33%) Zend Framework
15 10 (4.33%) DWR
16 9 (3.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.16%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.30%) Graphic Design
3 3 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (0.87%) DTV
4 2 (0.87%) GIS
4 2 (0.87%) Open Source
5 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.43%) EPoS
5 1 (0.43%) W3C
5 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.63%) Android
2 12 (5.19%) Windows
3 11 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.33%) Linux
5 4 (1.73%) UNIX
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.81%) MVC
2 21 (9.09%) TDD
2 21 (9.09%) OO
3 20 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (7.36%) E-Commerce
5 15 (6.49%) Scrum
6 13 (5.63%) Android Development
6 13 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 11 (4.76%) ETL
7 11 (4.76%) Migration
7 11 (4.76%) Web Design
8 10 (4.33%) OOP
9 9 (3.90%) Logistics
9 9 (3.90%) Analytics
10 8 (3.46%) iOS Development
10 8 (3.46%) Web Development
11 7 (3.03%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (44.16%) JavaScript
2 86 (37.23%) C#
3 73 (31.60%) SQL
4 36 (15.58%) PHP
5 31 (13.42%) Java
6 23 (9.96%) VB.NET
7 21 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.46%) VBA
9 5 (2.16%) C++
10 4 (1.73%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.73%) VB
11 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.87%) VB6
13 1 (0.43%) C
13 1 (0.43%) ABAP
13 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (13.42%) Oracle
2 27 (11.69%) Zend
3 16 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.60%) Siemens
4 6 (2.60%) SAP
5 5 (2.16%) Apple
5 5 (2.16%) Adobe
6 4 (1.73%) Sage
6 4 (1.73%) JBoss
7 3 (1.30%) Sencha
7 3 (1.30%) Informatica
7 3 (1.30%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.43%) Razor Risk
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
Loughborough, Leicestershire
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 16 hours ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicester
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 25 days ago