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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 84 108 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.43% 35.76% 34.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.94% 37.63% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 52 40
Average daily rate
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£285 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -1.42%
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
255 287 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 92.39% 95.03% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 138 106
Average daily rate £278 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 26
Average hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% +159.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 +1 38 £280 -5.08% 21
Loughborough -2 5 £353 +76.25% 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 83 (49.11%) C#
2 69 (40.83%) .NET
3 66 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 65 (38.46%) HTML
5 64 (37.87%) CSS
6 57 (33.73%) ASP.NET
7 45 (26.63%) SQL Server
8 39 (23.08%) SQL
9 38 (22.49%) jQuery
10 36 (21.30%) HTML5
11 31 (18.34%) E-Commerce
12 30 (17.75%) MVC
13 29 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (17.16%) CSS3
14 23 (13.61%) Retail
14 23 (13.61%) Windows
15 22 (13.02%) VB.NET
16 21 (12.43%) RESTful
16 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (11.83%) Scrum
18 18 (10.65%) Java
19 17 (10.06%) Middleware
20 16 (9.47%) XML
20 16 (9.47%) WCF
20 16 (9.47%) Mobile App
21 15 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
21 15 (8.88%) Scala
21 15 (8.88%) PHP
21 15 (8.88%) VB
21 15 (8.88%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.37%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.78%) DNN
3 3 (1.78%) WordPress
4 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.18%) Node.js
4 2 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.18%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) Apache
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.59%) SAS
5 1 (0.59%) JBoss
5 1 (0.59%) AquaLogic
5 1 (0.59%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.59%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.55%) Doxygen
3 3 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.78%) MS Office
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.18%) Magento
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.92%) Bluetooth
1 10 (5.92%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (6.51%) MySQL
4 10 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.33%) Couchbase
5 9 (5.33%) CouchDB
5 9 (5.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.96%) Big Data
6 5 (2.96%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.96%) SQLite
7 4 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.18%) QlikView
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Visual Studio
1 9 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.96%) PHPUnit
2 5 (2.96%) Behat
2 5 (2.96%) gulp
3 4 (2.37%) Selenium
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.78%) NUnit
4 3 (1.78%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.78%) Subversion
5 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.59%) MSTest
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.59%) Ant
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 23 (13.61%) Retail
2 15 (8.88%) Finance
3 4 (2.37%) Publishing
4 3 (1.78%) Games
5 2 (1.18%) Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (40.83%) .NET
2 65 (38.46%) HTML
3 64 (37.87%) CSS
4 57 (33.73%) ASP.NET
5 38 (22.49%) jQuery
6 36 (21.30%) HTML5
7 29 (17.16%) CSS3
8 21 (12.43%) RESTful
8 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (10.06%) Middleware
10 16 (9.47%) WCF
10 16 (9.47%) XML
11 14 (8.28%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.69%) WPF
13 12 (7.10%) Akka
13 12 (7.10%) Play Framework
14 11 (6.51%) Apache Camel
14 11 (6.51%) Web Services
15 10 (5.92%) WinForms
15 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.55%) Smart Meter
2 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.59%) NHS
6 1 (0.59%) AS400
6 1 (0.59%) Animation
6 1 (0.59%) Life Science
6 1 (0.59%) RIA
6 1 (0.59%) DataPower
6 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.61%) Windows
2 4 (2.37%) Android
2 4 (2.37%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.37%) UNIX
3 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.34%) E-Commerce
2 30 (17.75%) MVC
3 29 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.83%) Scrum
5 10 (5.92%) Migration
6 8 (4.73%) OO
7 7 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.55%) TDD
9 5 (2.96%) Integration Testing
9 5 (2.96%) OO PHP
10 4 (2.37%) Android Development
10 4 (2.37%) iOS Development
10 4 (2.37%) Mobile Development
10 4 (2.37%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.37%) Web Development
10 4 (2.37%) Kanban
10 4 (2.37%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.37%) AOP
10 4 (2.37%) Software Testing
10 4 (2.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.11%) C#
2 66 (39.05%) JavaScript
3 39 (23.08%) SQL
4 22 (13.02%) VB.NET
5 18 (10.65%) Java
6 15 (8.88%) VB
6 15 (8.88%) PHP
6 15 (8.88%) Scala
7 14 (8.28%) C++
8 5 (2.96%) VBA
8 5 (2.96%) VB6
9 4 (2.37%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.59%) RPG
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) Python
11 1 (0.59%) JCL
11 1 (0.59%) XAML
11 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.59%) Degree
1 1 (0.59%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.51%) Oracle
3 9 (5.33%) CA
4 6 (3.55%) hybris
5 4 (2.37%) Endeca
6 3 (1.78%) Zend
7 2 (1.18%) Tableau
7 2 (1.18%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (0.59%) Cognos
8 1 (0.59%) Trillium
8 1 (0.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.59%) Informatica
8 1 (0.59%) Apple
8 1 (0.59%) Perforce
8 1 (0.59%) Adobe
8 1 (0.59%) Facebook
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