The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 14.29% 100.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Developer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lichfield 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
Lichfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £188 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lichfield

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lichfield

Developer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lichfield region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lichfield region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET