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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 108 127 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.57% 45.52% 18.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.00% 46.86% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 67 31
Median daily rate £325 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £264 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £430 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
225 271 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.94% 97.13% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 130 154
Median daily rate £311 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 49 £355 +18.33% 29
Hinckley - 3 £313 - 1
Loughborough 0 2 £325 -7.14%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £400 -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 118 (54.38%) C#
2 108 (49.77%) .NET
3 87 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 71 (32.72%) CSS
5 70 (32.26%) HTML
6 61 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (27.65%) E-Commerce
8 59 (27.19%) MVC
9 56 (25.81%) SQL
10 55 (25.35%) ASP.NET
11 47 (21.66%) SQL Server
12 44 (20.28%) jQuery
13 35 (16.13%) XML
14 32 (14.75%) TDD
14 32 (14.75%) XSLT
14 32 (14.75%) HTML5
15 31 (14.29%) Scrum
15 31 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 30 (13.82%) Web Development
16 30 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (11.52%) Web Services
18 24 (11.06%) AngularJS
19 23 (10.60%) Front End Development
20 21 (9.68%) Retail
21 20 (9.22%) User Experience
22 19 (8.76%) .NET Framework
23 18 (8.29%) Software Engineering
23 18 (8.29%) Oracle
23 18 (8.29%) Finance
23 18 (8.29%) Mobile App

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 7 (3.23%) CMS
2 5 (2.30%) WordPress
3 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.46%) Apache
5 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.46%) Documentum
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) JBoss
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Doxygen
1 5 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.46%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.46%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.61%) IaaS
3 10 (4.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.30%) Bluetooth
1 5 (2.30%) Network Security
1 5 (2.30%) ZigBee
2 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.92%) FTP
3 2 (0.92%) Modbus
4 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.53%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (4.61%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.30%) SQLite
8 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.92%) Big Data
9 2 (0.92%) MySQL
10 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.46%) DB2
10 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.46%) OLAP
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (6.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.23%) gulp
3 7 (3.23%) Subversion
4 6 (2.76%) Grunt
5 4 (1.84%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.84%) Bower
5 4 (1.84%) JUnit
6 3 (1.38%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.38%) jMock
6 3 (1.38%) NUnit
7 2 (0.92%) CocoaPods
7 2 (0.92%) Moq
7 2 (0.92%) Protractor
7 2 (0.92%) Selenium
7 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.92%) Xcode
8 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.46%) PROIV
General
1 21 (9.68%) Retail
2 18 (8.29%) Finance
3 7 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (0.92%) Banking
4 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (49.77%) .NET
2 71 (32.72%) CSS
3 70 (32.26%) HTML
4 55 (25.35%) ASP.NET
5 44 (20.28%) jQuery
6 35 (16.13%) XML
7 32 (14.75%) HTML5
7 32 (14.75%) XSLT
8 30 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (11.52%) Web Services
10 24 (11.06%) AngularJS
11 19 (8.76%) .NET Framework
12 17 (7.83%) CSS3
13 15 (6.91%) Ajax
14 14 (6.45%) Node.js
14 14 (6.45%) REST
15 11 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (4.61%) React
16 10 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (4.15%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) User Experience
2 18 (8.29%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.23%) iPhone
5 6 (2.76%) iPad
6 5 (2.30%) Blockchain
6 5 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.38%) AS400
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.46%) DataPower
9 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.46%) EPoS
9 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Physics
9 1 (0.46%) SCORM
9 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.91%) Apple iOS
2 14 (6.45%) Android
3 10 (4.61%) Linux
4 8 (3.69%) Windows
5 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.65%) E-Commerce
3 59 (27.19%) MVC
4 32 (14.75%) TDD
5 31 (14.29%) Scrum
6 30 (13.82%) Web Development
7 23 (10.60%) Front End Development
8 18 (8.29%) Software Engineering
9 13 (5.99%) Mobile Development
10 12 (5.53%) iOS Development
11 11 (5.07%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.61%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (4.15%) Android Development
14 8 (3.69%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (3.69%) ERP
14 8 (3.69%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (3.23%) OO
15 7 (3.23%) SDLC
16 6 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (2.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 118 (54.38%) C#
2 87 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 56 (25.81%) SQL
4 17 (7.83%) Java
4 17 (7.83%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.99%) C++
7 11 (5.07%) Objective-C
8 10 (4.61%) PHP
9 8 (3.69%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.38%) COBOL
10 3 (1.38%) Python
11 2 (0.92%) ABAP
11 2 (0.92%) Delphi
11 2 (0.92%) ES6
11 2 (0.92%) RPG
12 1 (0.46%) Groovy
12 1 (0.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.46%) VB
12 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (4.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.76%) Degree
3 4 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.92%) MCSD
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.92%) OCMJD
5 2 (0.92%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (0.92%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.15%) Docker
2 4 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Control-M
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.29%) Oracle
3 12 (5.53%) Informatica
4 9 (4.15%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.76%) Adobe
6 3 (1.38%) SAP
6 3 (1.38%) Siemens
6 3 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.92%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.46%) Ektron
8 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.46%) Google
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Perforce
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) Tableau
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £280 to £295 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £270 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £30k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago