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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 73 110 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.62% 36.42% 33.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.83% 37.80% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 37
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£300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 18
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £32.25 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
294 291 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.15% 96.36% 89.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 128 63
Average daily rate £310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 57
Average hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £15.05 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 42 £300 +2.12% 33
Hinckley 0 2 - - 2
Loughborough -2 2 £363 +11.53% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch 0 1 - - 1
Lutterworth - - - - 3
Market Harborough - - - -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (50.43%) JavaScript
2 56 (47.86%) CSS
3 54 (46.15%) HTML
4 47 (40.17%) C#
5 41 (35.04%) jQuery
6 35 (29.91%) .NET
7 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
7 33 (28.21%) HTML5
8 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 26 (22.22%) Java
9 21 (17.95%) SQL
10 19 (16.24%) XML
11 18 (15.38%) MVC
11 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (13.68%) MySQL
13 15 (12.82%) PHP
13 15 (12.82%) E-Commerce
13 15 (12.82%) CSS3
14 14 (11.97%) Microsoft
14 14 (11.97%) Ajax
15 13 (11.11%) Finance
16 12 (10.26%) UNIX
16 12 (10.26%) Windows
16 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (8.55%) JSP
17 10 (8.55%) Photoshop
17 10 (8.55%) Adobe
18 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
18 9 (7.69%) WordPress

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (7.69%) WordPress
2 8 (6.84%) Drupal
3 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.27%) IIS
4 5 (4.27%) Liferay
4 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.42%) CMS
6 3 (2.56%) CICS
6 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.71%) Kentico
7 2 (1.71%) Node.js
7 2 (1.71%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) SAS
8 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.71%) MS Office
4 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.71%) Magento
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Heroku
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) Ethernet
1 3 (2.56%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) FTP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.68%) MySQL
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.56%) DB2
7 2 (1.71%) OLAP
7 2 (1.71%) DTS
7 2 (1.71%) Adabas
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.71%) MS Access
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Maven
2 7 (5.98%) Subversion
2 7 (5.98%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (2.56%) MSTest
6 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.71%) Grunt
6 2 (1.71%) NUnit
6 2 (1.71%) JIRA
6 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Advertising
4 2 (1.71%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (47.86%) CSS
2 54 (46.15%) HTML
3 41 (35.04%) jQuery
4 35 (29.91%) .NET
5 33 (28.21%) HTML5
6 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 19 (16.24%) XML
8 15 (12.82%) CSS3
9 14 (11.97%) Ajax
10 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (8.55%) JSP
12 8 (6.84%) Web Services
12 8 (6.84%) .NET Framework
13 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (5.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (5.13%) JSON
14 6 (5.13%) WPF
15 5 (4.27%) LINQ
15 5 (4.27%) WCF
15 5 (4.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
1 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Open Source
3 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) VSAM
4 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.71%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.85%) DataPower
5 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) UNIX
1 12 (10.26%) Windows
2 8 (6.84%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) Android
4 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.56%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.71%) VMS
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) MVC
1 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (12.82%) E-Commerce
3 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (6.84%) Content Management
5 7 (5.98%) Waterfall
6 6 (5.13%) OOP
6 6 (5.13%) OO
7 5 (4.27%) TDD
7 5 (4.27%) Migration
7 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.42%) Unit Testing
8 4 (3.42%) SEO
8 4 (3.42%) Workflow
8 4 (3.42%) ETL
9 3 (2.56%) CRM
9 3 (2.56%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.56%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.56%) Android Development
10 2 (1.71%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.43%) JavaScript
2 47 (40.17%) C#
3 26 (22.22%) Java
4 21 (17.95%) SQL
5 15 (12.82%) PHP
6 8 (6.84%) C++
7 6 (5.13%) C
7 6 (5.13%) VB
8 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.56%) JCL
9 3 (2.56%) COBOL
9 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.56%) Python
10 2 (1.71%) NATURAL
10 2 (1.71%) PHP5
10 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) XAML
11 1 (0.85%) LotusScript
11 1 (0.85%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 2 (1.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) VCP4
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Adobe
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 5 (4.27%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.42%) IBM
5 4 (3.42%) Google
6 3 (2.56%) QNX
6 3 (2.56%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) Twitter
7 2 (1.71%) Apple
7 2 (1.71%) Facebook
7 2 (1.71%) Telerik
7 2 (1.71%) Cognos
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Informatica
8 1 (0.85%) Lotus
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Perforce
8 1 (0.85%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.85%) Zend
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