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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 59 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 28.92% 18.99% 29.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.89% 21.12% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 23
Average daily rate
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£331 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £231 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £357 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
185 161 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 90.69% 89.94% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 99 81
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £20.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 44 (46.32%) HTML
2 37 (38.95%) .NET
3 34 (35.79%) JavaScript
4 31 (32.63%) C#
5 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
5 26 (27.37%) CSS
6 25 (26.32%) Java
7 23 (24.21%) jQuery
8 20 (21.05%) SQL
8 20 (21.05%) Oracle
9 17 (17.89%) HTML5
10 16 (16.84%) Web Services
11 15 (15.79%) Spring
12 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET
13 13 (13.68%) MySQL
13 13 (13.68%) PHP
13 13 (13.68%) Hibernate
14 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
14 12 (12.63%) Web Development
15 11 (11.58%) XML
15 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (11.58%) TDD
16 10 (10.53%) EJB
16 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
16 10 (10.53%) WPF
17 9 (9.47%) Degree
17 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
17 9 (9.47%) Sybase
17 9 (9.47%) Finance
18 8 (8.42%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (7.37%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.11%) AquaLogic
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.05%) WordPress
4 1 (1.05%) Drupal
4 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.05%) CICS
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (6.32%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) MySQL
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.37%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.11%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.11%) OLAP
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.11%) Ant
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.11%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (46.32%) HTML
2 37 (38.95%) .NET
3 26 (27.37%) CSS
4 23 (24.21%) jQuery
5 17 (17.89%) HTML5
6 16 (16.84%) Web Services
7 15 (15.79%) Spring
8 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET
9 13 (13.68%) Hibernate
10 11 (11.58%) XML
11 10 (10.53%) EJB
11 10 (10.53%) WPF
12 8 (8.42%) J2EE
12 8 (8.42%) EJB 3.0
13 7 (7.37%) JSF
13 7 (7.37%) Swing
14 6 (6.32%) WinForms
14 6 (6.32%) XSLT
14 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
15 4 (4.21%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.11%) iPhone
2 2 (2.11%) Open Source
2 2 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.05%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) UNIX
2 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.05%) Android
3 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.63%) Web Development
2 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.58%) TDD
3 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
4 8 (8.42%) Scrum
5 7 (7.37%) Web Design
6 6 (6.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.21%) MVC
8 4 (4.21%) SOA
8 4 (4.21%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (4.21%) OO
8 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.21%) BDD
9 3 (3.16%) MVVM
9 3 (3.16%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.16%) ETL
9 3 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.16%) OOD
10 2 (2.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.79%) JavaScript
2 31 (32.63%) C#
3 25 (26.32%) Java
4 20 (21.05%) SQL
5 13 (13.68%) PHP
6 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.42%) VB.NET
8 5 (5.26%) VB
9 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.21%) Scala
10 3 (3.16%) C++
11 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.11%) XAML
11 2 (2.11%) VB6
11 2 (2.11%) XQuery
11 2 (2.11%) COBOL
11 2 (2.11%) C
11 2 (2.11%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.11%) VBA
11 2 (2.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) HL7
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Oracle
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.47%) Sybase
4 7 (7.37%) Adobe
4 7 (7.37%) TIBCO
5 6 (6.32%) Orchard
6 4 (4.21%) Siebel
7 3 (3.16%) Telerik
8 2 (2.11%) Informatica
8 2 (2.11%) BEA
8 2 (2.11%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.11%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.05%) Zend
9 1 (1.05%) Cognos
9 1 (1.05%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) Open Text
9 1 (1.05%) Apple
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