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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 95 112 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.75% 40.14% 23.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.13% 41.79% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 61 45
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
231 268 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.65% 96.06% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 133 182
Median daily rate £305 £280 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 50 £375 +15.38% 36
Loughborough -1 2 £325 -3.70% 3
Hinckley - 2 - - 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £400 -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (52.21%) C#
2 115 (50.88%) .NET
3 105 (46.46%) JavaScript
4 86 (38.05%) HTML
5 85 (37.61%) CSS
6 68 (30.09%) E-Commerce
7 66 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (26.99%) MVC
9 58 (25.66%) ASP.NET
10 51 (22.57%) SQL
11 46 (20.35%) SQL Server
12 44 (19.47%) jQuery
13 39 (17.26%) HTML5
14 37 (16.37%) TDD
15 36 (15.93%) XML
16 34 (15.04%) XSLT
16 34 (15.04%) Scrum
16 34 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (15.04%) Front End Development
16 34 (15.04%) AngularJS
17 32 (14.16%) Microsoft
18 31 (13.72%) Web Services
19 28 (12.39%) Web Development
20 27 (11.95%) Java
21 23 (10.18%) Git (software)
21 23 (10.18%) CSS3
22 22 (9.73%) Mobile App
22 22 (9.73%) Retail
23 21 (9.29%) User Experience
24 20 (8.85%) .NET Framework

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 (3.10%) WordPress
2 6 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (2.65%) CMS
2 6 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.88%) Drupal
4 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Doxygen
1 5 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.42%) IaaS
3 10 (4.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.21%) Bluetooth
1 5 (2.21%) ZigBee
2 4 (1.77%) Network Security
3 2 (0.88%) FTP
3 2 (0.88%) Intranet
3 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) Modbus
4 1 (0.44%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.42%) MongoDB
2 10 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.21%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.21%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.21%) SQLite
5 4 (1.77%) MySQL
5 4 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.44%) OLTP
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.42%) Subversion
4 8 (3.54%) gulp
5 7 (3.10%) Grunt
6 5 (2.21%) NUnit
7 4 (1.77%) JUnit
7 4 (1.77%) Moq
7 4 (1.77%) Selenium
8 3 (1.33%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.33%) jMock
8 3 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.88%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.88%) Bower
9 2 (0.88%) CocoaPods
9 2 (0.88%) Mocha
9 2 (0.88%) Protractor
9 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.44%) PROIV
General
1 22 (9.73%) Retail
2 17 (7.52%) Finance
3 8 (3.54%) Advertising
4 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (50.88%) .NET
2 86 (38.05%) HTML
3 85 (37.61%) CSS
4 58 (25.66%) ASP.NET
5 44 (19.47%) jQuery
6 39 (17.26%) HTML5
7 36 (15.93%) XML
8 34 (15.04%) AngularJS
8 34 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (15.04%) XSLT
9 31 (13.72%) Web Services
10 23 (10.18%) CSS3
11 20 (8.85%) .NET Framework
12 19 (8.41%) Node.js
13 18 (7.96%) Ajax
14 17 (7.52%) React
15 16 (7.08%) REST
16 14 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (5.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.73%) Mobile App
2 21 (9.29%) User Experience
3 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.42%) iPhone
5 9 (3.98%) iPad
6 4 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.77%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.88%) AS400
8 1 (0.44%) Animation
8 1 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
8 1 (0.44%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.96%) Apple iOS
2 16 (7.08%) Android
3 14 (6.19%) Linux
4 7 (3.10%) Windows
5 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.09%) E-Commerce
2 66 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.99%) MVC
4 37 (16.37%) TDD
5 34 (15.04%) Front End Development
5 34 (15.04%) Scrum
6 28 (12.39%) Web Development
7 19 (8.41%) Software Engineering
8 16 (7.08%) Mobile Development
9 15 (6.64%) iOS Development
10 11 (4.87%) Android Development
11 10 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.42%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.42%) OO
11 10 (4.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (4.42%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (4.42%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.54%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (3.10%) User Stories
13 7 (3.10%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 118 (52.21%) C#
2 105 (46.46%) JavaScript
3 51 (22.57%) SQL
4 27 (11.95%) Java
5 15 (6.64%) VB.NET
6 14 (6.19%) PHP
6 14 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.75%) C++
7 13 (5.75%) Objective-C
8 11 (4.87%) Apple Swift
9 6 (2.65%) Python
10 3 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.88%) COBOL
11 2 (0.88%) ES6
11 2 (0.88%) RPG
12 1 (0.44%) ABAP
12 1 (0.44%) Delphi
12 1 (0.44%) VB
12 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.21%) Degree
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) MCSD
4 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.88%) OCMJD
4 2 (0.88%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (0.88%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (3.98%) Docker
2 4 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.41%) Oracle
3 13 (5.75%) Xamarin
4 10 (4.42%) Adobe
5 4 (1.77%) Informatica
6 2 (0.88%) Google
6 2 (0.88%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.88%) Siemens
6 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.44%) Perforce
7 1 (0.44%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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