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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 104 91 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.14% 25.78% 36.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.24% 26.84% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 65
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £430 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 26
Median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
272 339 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.14% 96.03% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 190 159
Median daily rate £300 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £81 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 56
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 60 £300 -14.28% 13
Loughborough - 5 £288 - 4
Kegworth - 5 £130 -
Hinckley 0 1 £263 -
Coalville - 1 £225 - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 119 (52.42%) .NET
2 101 (44.49%) HTML
3 98 (43.17%) C#
4 87 (38.33%) JavaScript
5 83 (36.56%) SQL Server
6 79 (34.80%) CSS
7 72 (31.72%) HTML5
8 66 (29.07%) SQL
9 65 (28.63%) Windows
10 57 (25.11%) AngularJS
11 49 (21.59%) RESTful
12 47 (20.70%) ASP.NET
13 44 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (18.94%) Oracle
14 43 (18.94%) MVC
15 40 (17.62%) jQuery
16 37 (16.30%) Visual Studio
16 37 (16.30%) CSS3
17 36 (15.86%) Microsoft
18 35 (15.42%) E-Commerce
19 34 (14.98%) Node.js
20 33 (14.54%) Git (software)
21 32 (14.10%) PHP
22 31 (13.66%) Windows 10
23 29 (12.78%) Java
24 28 (12.33%) .NET Framework
25 27 (11.89%) Sass
25 27 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 26 (11.45%) High Availability
27 24 (10.57%) CouchDB

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 34 (14.98%) Node.js
2 9 (3.96%) DNN
3 6 (2.64%) IIS
4 3 (1.32%) CMS
4 3 (1.32%) WordPress
5 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.88%) Drupal
5 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.88%) JBoss
5 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) CICS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.20%) Doxygen
3 4 (1.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.32%) Magento
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.88%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.20%) SaaS
3 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.88%) IaaS
4 2 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.69%) TCP/IP
2 21 (9.25%) Modbus
3 12 (5.29%) Network Security
4 6 (2.64%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.64%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.88%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.57%) CouchDB
3 21 (9.25%) Relational Database
4 19 (8.37%) MongoDB
4 19 (8.37%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.61%) MySQL
6 13 (5.73%) Couchbase
7 12 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (3.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.64%) SQLite
10 5 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.32%) DB2
12 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (16.30%) Visual Studio
2 33 (14.54%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.61%) git-flow
3 15 (6.61%) jspm
4 11 (4.85%) Subversion
5 9 (3.96%) CruiseControl
5 9 (3.96%) Selenium
5 9 (3.96%) SoapUI
6 7 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.20%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.76%) Grunt
8 4 (1.76%) gulp
8 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (1.32%) PhpStorm
10 2 (0.88%) Clang
10 2 (0.88%) NUnit
10 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (8.81%) Retail
2 11 (4.85%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.96%) Marketing
4 5 (2.20%) Finance
5 4 (1.76%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) French Language
6 2 (0.88%) Games
6 2 (0.88%) German Language
6 2 (0.88%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.44%) Local Government
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (52.42%) .NET
2 101 (44.49%) HTML
3 79 (34.80%) CSS
4 72 (31.72%) HTML5
5 57 (25.11%) AngularJS
6 49 (21.59%) RESTful
7 47 (20.70%) ASP.NET
8 40 (17.62%) jQuery
9 37 (16.30%) CSS3
10 28 (12.33%) .NET Framework
11 27 (11.89%) Sass
11 27 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (10.57%) Aurelia
13 21 (9.25%) XML
14 20 (8.81%) Web Services
15 18 (7.93%) Entity Framework
15 18 (7.93%) WCF
16 16 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (7.05%) JSON
16 16 (7.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.05%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.73%) Digital Media
2 13 (5.73%) User Experience
3 11 (4.85%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.20%) Life Science
4 5 (2.20%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.76%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.76%) RIA
6 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.88%) iPad
6 2 (0.88%) iPhone
6 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.63%) Windows
2 31 (13.66%) Windows 10
3 23 (10.13%) Windows Phone
4 21 (9.25%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.20%) Linux
6 3 (1.32%) CentOS
6 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Unix
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (18.94%) MVC
3 35 (15.42%) E-Commerce
4 26 (11.45%) High Availability
5 21 (9.25%) OO
5 21 (9.25%) Web Development
6 19 (8.37%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (7.93%) Scrum
8 15 (6.61%) TDD
9 13 (5.73%) CRM
9 13 (5.73%) Front End Development
10 12 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.29%) ERP
11 10 (4.41%) Logistics
12 9 (3.96%) Web Design
13 7 (3.08%) Content Development
14 6 (2.64%) ETL
14 6 (2.64%) OO PHP
15 5 (2.20%) Migration
15 5 (2.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 98 (43.17%) C#
2 87 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 66 (29.07%) SQL
4 32 (14.10%) PHP
5 29 (12.78%) Java
6 15 (6.61%) Scala
7 14 (6.17%) TypeScript
8 12 (5.29%) ECMAScript
9 11 (4.85%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.41%) C++
11 9 (3.96%) VB
12 6 (2.64%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.76%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.76%) Ruby
14 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.32%) COBOL
14 3 (1.32%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.32%) Python
15 2 (0.88%) Perl
15 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.88%) Control-M
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (18.94%) Oracle
2 36 (15.86%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.13%) Siemens
4 10 (4.41%) SAP
5 9 (3.96%) CA
6 4 (1.76%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.32%) ATG
7 3 (1.32%) Cognos
8 2 (0.88%) IBM
8 2 (0.88%) Kony
8 2 (0.88%) OpenText
8 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.88%) Zend
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Apigee
9 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.44%) Tableau
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