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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 82 97 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.17% 32.55% 34.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.12% 34.04% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 68 57
Median daily rate £359 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.72% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £433 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.74% +5.82%
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
227 285 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.58% 95.64% 96.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 164 137
Median daily rate £350 £285 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 39
Median hourly rate £13.45 £12.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 56 £388 +14.81% 16
Loughborough 0 5 £300 -13.35% 6
Kegworth - 2 £175 -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 87 (43.28%) JavaScript
2 79 (39.30%) C#
3 76 (37.81%) .NET
4 75 (37.31%) HTML
5 61 (30.35%) SQL
5 61 (30.35%) CSS
6 57 (28.36%) HTML5
7 44 (21.89%) SQL Server
8 37 (18.41%) AngularJS
9 35 (17.41%) Windows
9 35 (17.41%) jQuery
9 35 (17.41%) RESTful
10 34 (16.92%) Java
11 33 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (14.93%) MVC
13 29 (14.43%) ASP.NET
14 28 (13.93%) Web Development
15 24 (11.94%) CRM
15 24 (11.94%) Git (software)
15 24 (11.94%) Windows 10
16 21 (10.45%) PHP
16 21 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (10.45%) CSS3
17 20 (9.95%) Node.js
17 20 (9.95%) Windows Phone
18 18 (8.96%) Aurelia
18 18 (8.96%) ERP
19 17 (8.46%) Oracle
19 17 (8.46%) Network Security
19 17 (8.46%) Digital Media

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 5 (2.49%) JBoss
2 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.49%) CMS
3 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.00%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.50%) Documentum
5 1 (0.50%) Drupal
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) Doxygen
3 5 (2.49%) MS Office
3 5 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.50%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.46%) Network Security
2 7 (3.48%) Bluetooth
2 7 (3.48%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.00%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) Modbus
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.97%) CouchDB
3 12 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.47%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (3.98%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.48%) Couchbase
6 7 (3.48%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.48%) SQLite
7 6 (2.99%) MySQL
8 4 (1.99%) DB2
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.49%) PowerCenter
9 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.00%) GIS
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.00%) SAP BI
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.47%) git-flow
3 9 (4.48%) Subversion
4 8 (3.98%) jspm
5 6 (2.99%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.49%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.49%) NUnit
6 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.99%) gulp
8 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.49%) PhpStorm
8 3 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.00%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.00%) Bower
9 2 (1.00%) Grunt
9 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.00%) Xcode
10 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 13 (6.47%) Retail
2 7 (3.48%) Finance
3 6 (2.99%) Banking
3 6 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.49%) Games
4 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (37.81%) .NET
2 75 (37.31%) HTML
3 61 (30.35%) CSS
4 57 (28.36%) HTML5
5 37 (18.41%) AngularJS
6 35 (17.41%) jQuery
6 35 (17.41%) RESTful
7 29 (14.43%) ASP.NET
8 21 (10.45%) CSS3
8 21 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (9.95%) Node.js
10 18 (8.96%) Aurelia
11 17 (8.46%) Sass
12 12 (5.97%) WCF
13 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (4.98%) Ajax
14 10 (4.98%) LINQ
14 10 (4.98%) XML
15 9 (4.48%) Entity Framework
15 9 (4.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.46%) Digital Media
1 17 (8.46%) User Experience
2 14 (6.97%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.48%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.50%) AS400
6 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.50%) DataPower
6 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.50%) Robotics
6 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.41%) Windows
2 24 (11.94%) Windows 10
3 20 (9.95%) Windows Phone
4 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.99%) Linux
5 4 (1.99%) Unix
6 2 (1.00%) CentOS
6 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.93%) MVC
3 28 (13.93%) Web Development
4 24 (11.94%) CRM
5 18 (8.96%) ERP
6 16 (7.96%) Scrum
7 13 (6.47%) OO
8 12 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (5.97%) TDD
9 11 (5.47%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.48%) Front End Development
11 7 (3.48%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.48%) Migration
11 7 (3.48%) Mobile Development
11 7 (3.48%) SOA
12 6 (2.99%) iOS Development
12 6 (2.99%) Software Engineering
13 5 (2.49%) Content Development
13 5 (2.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (2.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.28%) JavaScript
2 79 (39.30%) C#
3 61 (30.35%) SQL
4 34 (16.92%) Java
5 21 (10.45%) PHP
6 11 (5.47%) C++
7 10 (4.98%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.98%) TypeScript
8 9 (4.48%) ECMAScript
8 9 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.98%) Scala
10 5 (2.49%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.99%) Delphi
12 3 (1.49%) PHP 5
12 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.00%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.00%) Groovy
13 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.00%) Python
13 2 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (8.46%) Oracle
2 12 (5.97%) Informatica
3 9 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.48%) SAP
4 5 (2.49%) CA
4 5 (2.49%) Northgate
5 4 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.49%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.00%) IBM
7 2 (1.00%) OpenText
7 2 (1.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.00%) Tableau
7 2 (1.00%) Zend
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.50%) Endeca
8 1 (0.50%) hybris
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) Siemens
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