The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Letchworth region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
Rank 2 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Letchworth 66.67% - 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £300 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +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 Letchworth 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
Letchworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Letchworth 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £220 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £11.13 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Letchworth region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Letchworth region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Letchworth

Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 21 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 Letchworth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) PROIV
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Protractor
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) PROIV
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) ATDD
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle