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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 81 108 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.46% 32.53% 24.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.78% 34.95% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 34
Average daily rate
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£295 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
272 309 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 92.20% 93.07% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 145 72
Average daily rate £290 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £395 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 46 48
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 50 £300 +9.09% 26
Market Harborough +1 3 £300 +5.26% 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 74 (49.01%) C#
2 65 (43.05%) HTML
3 64 (42.38%) JavaScript
4 63 (41.72%) CSS
5 61 (40.40%) .NET
6 49 (32.45%) ASP.NET
7 45 (29.80%) jQuery
8 44 (29.14%) SQL Server
9 35 (23.18%) HTML5
10 29 (19.21%) SQL
10 29 (19.21%) MVC
11 26 (17.22%) Java
11 26 (17.22%) CSS3
12 25 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (14.57%) XML
13 22 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 20 (13.25%) Windows
15 19 (12.58%) E-Commerce
16 17 (11.26%) WCF
16 17 (11.26%) .NET Framework
17 16 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (9.93%) RESTful
18 15 (9.93%) VB.NET
19 14 (9.27%) C++
19 14 (9.27%) Web Services
19 14 (9.27%) Finance
20 13 (8.61%) JSP
20 13 (8.61%) Ajax
21 12 (7.95%) Retail
21 12 (7.95%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.31%) Liferay
2 5 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.65%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.99%) IIS
4 3 (1.99%) Apache
4 3 (1.99%) DNN
4 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.32%) Drupal
5 2 (1.32%) WordPress
5 2 (1.32%) JBoss
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
6 1 (0.66%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.66%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.66%) Magnolia
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Doxygen
2 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.99%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Magento
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) Bluetooth
1 7 (4.64%) ZigBee
2 3 (1.99%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.99%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.97%) Couchbase
5 6 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.97%) CouchDB
5 6 (3.97%) MySQL
6 5 (3.31%) SQLite
7 4 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.66%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.64%) Subversion
4 6 (3.97%) Maven
5 4 (2.65%) Selenium
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.99%) MSTest
6 3 (1.99%) NUnit
6 3 (1.99%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.32%) JIRA
7 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.66%) Ant
8 1 (0.66%) CocoaPods
General
1 14 (9.27%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Retail
3 4 (2.65%) Publishing
4 3 (1.99%) Games
4 3 (1.99%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.05%) HTML
2 63 (41.72%) CSS
3 61 (40.40%) .NET
4 49 (32.45%) ASP.NET
5 45 (29.80%) jQuery
6 35 (23.18%) HTML5
7 26 (17.22%) CSS3
8 22 (14.57%) XML
8 22 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (11.26%) WCF
9 17 (11.26%) .NET Framework
10 15 (9.93%) RESTful
11 14 (9.27%) Web Services
12 13 (8.61%) JSP
12 13 (8.61%) Ajax
13 11 (7.28%) Middleware
13 11 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (6.62%) WPF
14 10 (6.62%) WinForms
15 9 (5.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.62%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.65%) Open Source
2 4 (2.65%) Smart Meter
2 4 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.66%) AS400
4 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.66%) DataPower
4 1 (0.66%) Animation
4 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.66%) User Experience
4 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.25%) Windows
2 8 (5.30%) UNIX
3 5 (3.31%) Linux
4 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.65%) Android
5 3 (1.99%) VxWorks
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) VMS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.21%) MVC
2 25 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.58%) E-Commerce
4 10 (6.62%) Migration
5 7 (4.64%) Scrum
5 7 (4.64%) Waterfall
6 5 (3.31%) CRM
6 5 (3.31%) Integration Testing
6 5 (3.31%) Web Development
6 5 (3.31%) TDD
7 4 (2.65%) Mobile Development
7 4 (2.65%) Software Testing
7 4 (2.65%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.65%) AOP
7 4 (2.65%) Kanban
7 4 (2.65%) OO
7 4 (2.65%) ETL
7 4 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (1.99%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (1.99%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (49.01%) C#
2 64 (42.38%) JavaScript
3 29 (19.21%) SQL
4 26 (17.22%) Java
5 15 (9.93%) VB.NET
6 14 (9.27%) C++
7 8 (5.30%) Scala
8 7 (4.64%) VB
8 7 (4.64%) PHP
9 4 (2.65%) VBA
10 3 (1.99%) C
10 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.99%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) XAML
11 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.66%) RPG
11 1 (0.66%) Perl
11 1 (0.66%) ABAP
11 1 (0.66%) Python
11 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.66%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.96%) Oracle
3 6 (3.97%) CA
4 5 (3.31%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.31%) hybris
5 4 (2.65%) Endeca
5 4 (2.65%) Adobe
6 3 (1.99%) VMware
6 3 (1.99%) QNX
6 3 (1.99%) Apple
7 2 (1.32%) Google
7 2 (1.32%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.32%) SAP
8 1 (0.66%) Perforce
8 1 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.66%) Informatica
8 1 (0.66%) Trillium
8 1 (0.66%) Cognos
8 1 (0.66%) Zend
8 1 (0.66%) Telerik
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