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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 104 85 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.25% 34.27% 31.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.14% 36.80% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 24
Average daily rate
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£275 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £248 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £478 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +13.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 231 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.92% 93.15% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 106 68
Average daily rate £300 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 27
Average hourly rate £33.75 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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 23 July 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
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 23 July 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
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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 -1 43 £295 +7.27% 28
Loughborough +3 5 £200 - 10
Market Harborough - 1 £200 - 3
Melton Mowbray - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (48.47%) .NET
2 105 (45.85%) C#
3 92 (40.17%) HTML
4 89 (38.86%) JavaScript
5 87 (37.99%) SQL Server
5 87 (37.99%) CSS
6 74 (32.31%) SQL
7 65 (28.38%) jQuery
8 57 (24.89%) ASP.NET
9 52 (22.71%) HTML5
10 51 (22.27%) MVC
11 40 (17.47%) CSS3
12 30 (13.10%) XML
13 27 (11.79%) VB.NET
14 26 (11.35%) Oracle
14 26 (11.35%) PHP
15 25 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (10.04%) T-SQL
18 22 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (9.17%) Retail
19 21 (9.17%) Web Services
20 20 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (8.73%) Scrum
20 20 (8.73%) WinForms
21 19 (8.30%) .NET Framework
21 19 (8.30%) E-Commerce
21 19 (8.30%) Windows
21 19 (8.30%) Microsoft
22 18 (7.86%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (4.37%) IIS
1 10 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.06%) CMS
3 5 (2.18%) WordPress
4 4 (1.75%) Apache
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.87%) Drupal
6 2 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) Node.js
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.44%) DNN
Applications
1 9 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.06%) MS Office
3 5 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.75%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.75%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.06%) HTTPS
1 7 (3.06%) HTTP
2 6 (2.62%) LDAP
3 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.87%) Intranet
3 2 (0.87%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (37.99%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.11%) MySQL
6 10 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.37%) OLAP
7 9 (3.93%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (3.93%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (3.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 9 (3.93%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.49%) PowerCenter
9 7 (3.06%) Star Schema
9 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.62%) Data Mart
10 6 (2.62%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.75%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (6.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.93%) NUnit
3 7 (3.06%) Moq
4 3 (1.31%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.87%) IntelliJ
5 2 (0.87%) Maven
5 2 (0.87%) JIRA
5 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.44%) JUnit
6 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.44%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.44%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.44%) Selenium
6 1 (0.44%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.44%) JMeter
General
1 21 (9.17%) Retail
2 16 (6.99%) Finance
3 5 (2.18%) Marketing
4 4 (1.75%) Banking
4 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.87%) Publishing
5 2 (0.87%) Back Office
5 2 (0.87%) Electronics
5 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (48.47%) .NET
2 92 (40.17%) HTML
3 87 (37.99%) CSS
4 65 (28.38%) jQuery
5 57 (24.89%) ASP.NET
6 52 (22.71%) HTML5
7 40 (17.47%) CSS3
8 30 (13.10%) XML
9 22 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (9.17%) Web Services
11 20 (8.73%) WinForms
12 19 (8.30%) .NET Framework
13 15 (6.55%) WPF
14 14 (6.11%) Ajax
14 14 (6.11%) XSLT
14 14 (6.11%) WCF
15 11 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (4.37%) JSP
17 9 (3.93%) XHTML
18 8 (3.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.68%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.06%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (2.18%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.31%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.31%) GIS
6 2 (0.87%) DTV
6 2 (0.87%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.44%) EPoS
7 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.30%) Windows
2 10 (4.37%) UNIX
3 8 (3.49%) Android
3 8 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.62%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.62%) Linux
4 6 (2.62%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.27%) MVC
2 24 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (8.73%) Scrum
4 19 (8.30%) E-Commerce
5 18 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.55%) OO
7 14 (6.11%) ETL
8 12 (5.24%) Migration
8 12 (5.24%) Unit Testing
8 12 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (3.93%) Analytics
9 9 (3.93%) OOP
10 8 (3.49%) Data Modelling
10 8 (3.49%) TDD
10 8 (3.49%) Data Analysis
10 8 (3.49%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (3.06%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (3.06%) Android Development
12 6 (2.62%) Kanban
12 6 (2.62%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 105 (45.85%) C#
2 89 (38.86%) JavaScript
3 74 (32.31%) SQL
4 27 (11.79%) VB.NET
5 26 (11.35%) PHP
6 23 (10.04%) T-SQL
7 18 (7.86%) Java
8 11 (4.80%) C++
9 9 (3.93%) XAML
10 7 (3.06%) VBA
10 7 (3.06%) VB
11 4 (1.75%) VB6
12 3 (1.31%) PHP5
13 1 (0.44%) ABAP
13 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (0.87%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (0.44%) MCSE
2 1 (0.44%) MCSA
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.18%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.18%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (3.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (11.35%) Oracle
2 19 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.80%) Zend
4 6 (2.62%) SAP
5 5 (2.18%) Informatica
6 4 (1.75%) Sage
6 4 (1.75%) hybris
7 3 (1.31%) Adobe
7 3 (1.31%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.87%) Telerik
8 2 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.44%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.44%) HP
9 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.44%) Facebook
9 1 (0.44%) Twitter
9 1 (0.44%) Perforce
9 1 (0.44%) Teradata
9 1 (0.44%) Siemens
9 1 (0.44%) Apple
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