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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 98 83 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.00% 29.96% 32.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.84% 31.44% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 61 44
Median daily rate £363 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
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 £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
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
266 264 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.00% 95.31% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 142 116
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 37
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 64 £375 +11.11% 17
Loughborough 0 5 £300 -13.35% 5
Kegworth - 2 £175 -
Hinckley - 1 £350 - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 96 (45.07%) C#
2 89 (41.78%) JavaScript
2 89 (41.78%) .NET
3 73 (34.27%) HTML
4 63 (29.58%) CSS
5 62 (29.11%) SQL
6 49 (23.00%) HTML5
7 44 (20.66%) SQL Server
8 41 (19.25%) jQuery
9 36 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (16.43%) ASP.NET
11 34 (15.96%) MVC
11 34 (15.96%) Web Development
12 30 (14.08%) AngularJS
13 29 (13.62%) Windows
14 28 (13.15%) Java
15 25 (11.74%) Oracle
16 23 (10.80%) Git (software)
16 23 (10.80%) RESTful
17 22 (10.33%) CRM
18 20 (9.39%) XML
19 19 (8.92%) PHP
19 19 (8.92%) CSS3
20 18 (8.45%) Node.js
20 18 (8.45%) Windows 10
20 18 (8.45%) Scrum
20 18 (8.45%) E-Commerce
20 18 (8.45%) Microsoft
21 17 (7.98%) TDD
21 17 (7.98%) User Experience

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 4 (1.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.41%) CMS
2 3 (1.41%) JBoss
3 2 (0.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.47%) Documentum
4 1 (0.47%) Drupal
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.35%) MS Office
2 5 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.88%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.47%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.94%) PaaS
3 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.04%) Network Security
2 5 (2.35%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.35%) ZigBee
3 2 (0.94%) Modbus
3 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.04%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.82%) CouchDB
4 6 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.82%) MySQL
5 5 (2.35%) SQLite
6 4 (1.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.41%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.41%) DB2
7 3 (1.41%) PowerCenter
7 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.69%) git-flow
2 10 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.29%) jspm
4 6 (2.82%) gulp
4 6 (2.82%) Subversion
5 5 (2.35%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.35%) NUnit
6 4 (1.88%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.88%) Bower
6 4 (1.88%) Grunt
6 4 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.41%) PhpStorm
7 3 (1.41%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.94%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.94%) Xcode
9 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (6.10%) Retail
2 6 (2.82%) Finance
2 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.41%) Games
4 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (41.78%) .NET
2 73 (34.27%) HTML
3 63 (29.58%) CSS
4 49 (23.00%) HTML5
5 41 (19.25%) jQuery
6 35 (16.43%) ASP.NET
7 30 (14.08%) AngularJS
8 23 (10.80%) RESTful
9 20 (9.39%) XML
10 19 (8.92%) CSS3
11 18 (8.45%) Node.js
12 15 (7.04%) .NET Framework
12 15 (7.04%) XSLT
13 14 (6.57%) Sass
13 14 (6.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (6.10%) Ajax
14 13 (6.10%) Aurelia
15 12 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (5.16%) WCF
17 9 (4.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) User Experience
2 15 (7.04%) Digital Media
3 11 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.35%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) AS400
7 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.47%) DataPower
7 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.47%) Robotics
7 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.62%) Windows
2 18 (8.45%) Windows 10
3 14 (6.57%) Windows Phone
4 9 (4.23%) Linux
5 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.88%) Unix
6 3 (1.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.94%) Android
7 2 (0.94%) CentOS
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.96%) MVC
2 34 (15.96%) Web Development
3 22 (10.33%) CRM
4 18 (8.45%) E-Commerce
4 18 (8.45%) Scrum
5 17 (7.98%) TDD
6 16 (7.51%) ERP
7 11 (5.16%) OO
8 10 (4.69%) Front End Development
8 10 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.29%) Migration
10 7 (3.29%) Mobile Development
10 7 (3.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.29%) User Stories
11 6 (2.82%) SOA
12 5 (2.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 5 (2.35%) ETL
12 5 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (45.07%) C#
2 89 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 62 (29.11%) SQL
4 28 (13.15%) Java
5 19 (8.92%) PHP
6 13 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.69%) C++
8 9 (4.23%) TypeScript
8 9 (4.23%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.76%) ECMAScript
10 4 (1.88%) Delphi
10 4 (1.88%) Scala
11 3 (1.41%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.41%) PHP 5
11 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.41%) Python
12 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.94%) Ruby
12 2 (0.94%) VB
13 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.88%) Degree
4 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.88%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (11.74%) Oracle
2 18 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.51%) Informatica
4 7 (3.29%) SAP
5 5 (2.35%) Northgate
6 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.88%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.94%) CA
7 2 (0.94%) OpenText
7 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.94%) Siemens
7 2 (0.94%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.94%) Tableau
7 2 (0.94%) Zend
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe
8 1 (0.47%) Ektron
8 1 (0.47%) Endeca
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
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