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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 128 94 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.23% 40.17% 16.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.06% 41.59% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 58 32
Median daily rate £340 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +9.45%
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
272 226 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.11% 96.58% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 122 132
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £158 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 27
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% +11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 57 £360 +15.20% 30
Hinckley - 5 £350 - 1
Loughborough +1 1 - - 2
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 113 (54.33%) C#
2 98 (47.12%) .NET
3 91 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 69 (33.17%) HTML
5 66 (31.73%) CSS
6 54 (25.96%) SQL
7 52 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (23.56%) MVC
9 48 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 45 (21.63%) jQuery
11 44 (21.15%) SQL Server
12 43 (20.67%) E-Commerce
13 35 (16.83%) HTML5
14 29 (13.94%) Web Development
14 29 (13.94%) XML
14 29 (13.94%) Scrum
15 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
16 27 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (12.50%) TDD
17 26 (12.50%) XSLT
18 25 (12.02%) Web Services
19 23 (11.06%) Oracle
20 22 (10.58%) Java
21 21 (10.10%) Software Engineering
21 21 (10.10%) AngularJS
21 21 (10.10%) User Experience
22 20 (9.62%) .NET Framework
23 19 (9.13%) Retail
24 18 (8.65%) Front End Development
25 17 (8.17%) T-SQL

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 6 (2.88%) CMS
2 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.44%) JBoss
4 3 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.44%) WordPress
5 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) Documentum
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Office
3 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.48%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.48%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.81%) IaaS
3 10 (4.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.40%) Network Security
2 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.96%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.96%) FTP
3 2 (0.96%) Modbus
3 2 (0.96%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.21%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.81%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.96%) Big Data
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.96%) SQLite
11 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.48%) OLTP
11 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.37%) Subversion
3 5 (2.40%) Grunt
3 5 (2.40%) gulp
4 4 (1.92%) Artifactory
4 4 (1.92%) Bower
5 3 (1.44%) jMock
5 3 (1.44%) JUnit
5 3 (1.44%) NUnit
6 2 (0.96%) git-flow
6 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.96%) jspm
6 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.96%) Xcode
7 1 (0.48%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
7 1 (0.48%) Selenium
7 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (9.13%) Retail
2 15 (7.21%) Finance
3 4 (1.92%) Advertising
3 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Games
5 2 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (47.12%) .NET
2 69 (33.17%) HTML
3 66 (31.73%) CSS
4 48 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 45 (21.63%) jQuery
6 35 (16.83%) HTML5
7 29 (13.94%) XML
8 27 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (12.50%) XSLT
10 25 (12.02%) Web Services
11 21 (10.10%) AngularJS
12 20 (9.62%) .NET Framework
13 15 (7.21%) Ajax
14 14 (6.73%) CSS3
14 14 (6.73%) Node.js
15 13 (6.25%) REST
16 12 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (4.33%) Entity Framework
18 8 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
19 7 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.10%) User Experience
2 14 (6.73%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.37%) iPhone
5 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.88%) iPad
6 5 (2.40%) Blockchain
6 5 (2.40%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.44%) AS400
7 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.48%) DataPower
8 1 (0.48%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Physics
8 1 (0.48%) Robotics
8 1 (0.48%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.29%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.81%) Android
2 10 (4.81%) Linux
3 7 (3.37%) Windows
4 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.56%) MVC
3 43 (20.67%) E-Commerce
4 29 (13.94%) Scrum
4 29 (13.94%) Web Development
5 26 (12.50%) TDD
6 21 (10.10%) Software Engineering
7 18 (8.65%) Front End Development
8 13 (6.25%) Mobile Development
9 10 (4.81%) iOS Development
10 9 (4.33%) CRM
10 9 (4.33%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (3.85%) Android Development
11 8 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (3.85%) ERP
11 8 (3.85%) Migration
12 7 (3.37%) Translating Business Requirements
13 6 (2.88%) UML
13 6 (2.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 113 (54.33%) C#
2 91 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 54 (25.96%) SQL
4 22 (10.58%) Java
5 17 (8.17%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.29%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.81%) C++
7 10 (4.81%) Objective-C
8 8 (3.85%) PHP
9 7 (3.37%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.92%) Delphi
11 3 (1.44%) COBOL
11 3 (1.44%) Python
12 2 (0.96%) ABAP
12 2 (0.96%) RPG
13 1 (0.48%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.48%) Groovy
13 1 (0.48%) VB
13 1 (0.48%) VB6
13 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.37%) Degree
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.96%) MCSD
5 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.96%) OCMJD
5 2 (0.96%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (0.96%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) Docker
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Control-M
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.06%) Oracle
3 15 (7.21%) Informatica
4 8 (3.85%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.92%) Adobe
5 4 (1.92%) Northgate
6 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.44%) SAP
6 3 (1.44%) Siemens
6 3 (1.44%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.48%) Ektron
8 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.48%) IBM
8 1 (0.48%) Perforce
8 1 (0.48%) Tableau
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