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 1 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
1 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 94 109 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.52% 35.16% 29.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.98% 36.33% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 58 37
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£285 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £352 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -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
285 300 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 92.53% 96.77% 96.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 153 96
Average daily rate £285 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 30
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 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 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 55 £300 +9.09% 16
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 (49.40%) C#
2 70 (41.67%) .NET
3 68 (40.48%) HTML
4 67 (39.88%) CSS
5 64 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 57 (33.93%) ASP.NET
7 51 (30.36%) SQL Server
8 44 (26.19%) jQuery
9 41 (24.40%) HTML5
10 33 (19.64%) SQL
11 31 (18.45%) CSS3
12 30 (17.86%) MVC
12 30 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (14.88%) E-Commerce
14 24 (14.29%) Windows
15 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 21 (12.50%) RESTful
17 20 (11.90%) XML
17 20 (11.90%) Java
18 19 (11.31%) VB.NET
18 19 (11.31%) Middleware
18 19 (11.31%) Retail
19 17 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (10.12%) .NET Framework
19 17 (10.12%) WCF
19 17 (10.12%) Scrum
19 17 (10.12%) Mobile App
20 16 (9.52%) Finance
21 15 (8.93%) C++
21 15 (8.93%) Scala

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.38%) WordPress
2 4 (2.38%) Apache Solr
2 4 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.79%) DNN
3 3 (1.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.19%) Apache
4 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.60%) AquaLogic
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
5 1 (0.60%) Drupal
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.60%) Magnolia
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Doxygen
2 5 (2.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.19%) Magento
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) Bluetooth
1 10 (5.95%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.36%) Couchbase
4 9 (5.36%) CouchDB
4 9 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.98%) MySQL
5 5 (2.98%) SQLite
5 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.57%) Subversion
4 4 (2.38%) Selenium
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.79%) NUnit
5 3 (1.79%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.79%) MSTest
6 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.19%) Maven
6 2 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.60%) Ant
7 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.60%) CocoaPods
General
1 19 (11.31%) Retail
2 16 (9.52%) Finance
3 4 (2.38%) Publishing
4 3 (1.79%) Games
5 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.19%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.19%) Back Office
5 2 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (41.67%) .NET
2 68 (40.48%) HTML
3 67 (39.88%) CSS
4 57 (33.93%) ASP.NET
5 44 (26.19%) jQuery
6 41 (24.40%) HTML5
7 31 (18.45%) CSS3
8 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 21 (12.50%) RESTful
10 20 (11.90%) XML
11 19 (11.31%) Middleware
12 17 (10.12%) .NET Framework
12 17 (10.12%) WCF
13 13 (7.74%) Web Services
13 13 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (7.14%) Play Framework
14 12 (7.14%) Akka
15 11 (6.55%) Apache Camel
15 11 (6.55%) WPF
16 10 (5.95%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.12%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.57%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.60%) AS400
6 1 (0.60%) Animation
6 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.60%) DataPower
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (2.98%) UNIX
3 4 (2.38%) Android
3 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (0.60%) VMS
5 1 (0.60%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.86%) MVC
1 30 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.88%) E-Commerce
3 17 (10.12%) Scrum
4 9 (5.36%) Migration
5 6 (3.57%) TDD
5 6 (3.57%) Waterfall
6 5 (2.98%) Integration Testing
7 4 (2.38%) Kanban
7 4 (2.38%) Data Migration
7 4 (2.38%) AOP
7 4 (2.38%) Software Testing
7 4 (2.38%) Web Development
7 4 (2.38%) ETL
7 4 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.38%) CRM
7 4 (2.38%) Mobile Development
8 3 (1.79%) Android Development
8 3 (1.79%) iOS Development
8 3 (1.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.40%) C#
2 64 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 33 (19.64%) SQL
4 20 (11.90%) Java
5 19 (11.31%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.93%) C++
6 15 (8.93%) Scala
7 12 (7.14%) VB
8 7 (4.17%) PHP
9 5 (2.98%) VBA
10 4 (2.38%) VB6
11 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.60%) ABAP
13 1 (0.60%) Python
13 1 (0.60%) JCL
13 1 (0.60%) XAML
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.60%) RPG
13 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (0.60%) Degree
1 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.36%) CA
2 9 (5.36%) Oracle
3 5 (2.98%) Business Objects
3 5 (2.98%) hybris
4 4 (2.38%) Endeca
5 3 (1.79%) Adobe
6 2 (1.19%) SAP
6 2 (1.19%) Apple
6 2 (1.19%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.60%) QNX
7 1 (0.60%) Perforce
7 1 (0.60%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Telerik
7 1 (0.60%) Google
7 1 (0.60%) Tableau
7 1 (0.60%) Facebook
7 1 (0.60%) Cognos
7 1 (0.60%) Trillium
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
Leicestershire
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £290 - £330 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago