The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 46 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.03% 29.71% 14.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.25% 31.52% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 12
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £172 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
Developer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
283 165 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.48% 94.29% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 88 87
Average daily rate £313 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £153 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £123.65 £26.50 £15.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Liverpool region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) HTML
2 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) CSS
4 20 (27.78%) SDLC
5 19 (26.39%) SQL
6 18 (25.00%) Oracle
7 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
9 14 (19.44%) HTML5
10 13 (18.06%) Middleware
11 12 (16.67%) Java
12 11 (15.28%) SOA
12 11 (15.28%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
13 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
13 10 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (12.50%) TDD
14 9 (12.50%) User Experience
14 9 (12.50%) CSS3
14 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 8 (11.11%) BDD
15 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (11.11%) Ruby
15 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (11.11%) .NET
15 8 (11.11%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.17%) SAS
2 3 (4.17%) WordPress
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.39%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.39%) HFM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.56%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 4 (5.56%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (5.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Cognos Event Studio
6 4 (5.56%) Cognos Transformer
6 4 (5.56%) ActiveReports
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (4.17%) QlikView
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.78%) Xcode
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.39%) ERwin
5 1 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Grunt
5 1 (1.39%) Appium
5 1 (1.39%) CocoaPods
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) CSS
3 14 (19.44%) HTML5
4 13 (18.06%) Middleware
5 11 (15.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (12.50%) CSS3
7 8 (11.11%) .NET
8 7 (9.72%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (8.33%) XML
9 6 (8.33%) Sinatra
9 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.33%) REST
10 5 (6.94%) Web Services
11 3 (4.17%) SOAP
11 3 (4.17%) RESTful
11 3 (4.17%) jQuery
11 3 (4.17%) JSON
11 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.78%) Ember.js
12 2 (2.78%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.39%) Animation
4 1 (1.39%) Informatics
4 1 (1.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Android
2 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.39%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) SDLC
3 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 11 (15.28%) SOA
5 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 10 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (12.50%) TDD
7 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.11%) BDD
8 7 (9.72%) Analytics
9 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.33%) MVC
10 4 (5.56%) OOP
10 4 (5.56%) ETL
10 4 (5.56%) Open Source
10 4 (5.56%) Android Development
11 3 (4.17%) iOS Development
11 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.39%) SQL
3 12 (16.67%) Java
4 8 (11.11%) Ruby
5 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.72%) C#
6 6 (8.33%) PHP
7 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) XQuery
8 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) PHP5
9 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) CIMA
1 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Google
3 5 (6.94%) New Relic
3 5 (6.94%) Cognos
4 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.78%) Teradata
6 2 (2.78%) Sybase
6 2 (2.78%) Apple
7 1 (1.39%) Facebook
7 1 (1.39%) Twitter
7 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) BEA
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
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