The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 8 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.05% 12.67% 14.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.59% 14.29% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 15
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £336 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.74% +5.82%
Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
164 133 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 95.35% 88.67% 98.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 96 171
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Luton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 17 (48.57%) E-Commerce
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) TDD
3 13 (37.14%) C#
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) BDD
5 8 (22.86%) SOA
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) QA
6 7 (20.00%) Selenium
6 7 (20.00%) SDET
7 6 (17.14%) SpecFlow
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (17.14%) REST
7 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.14%) WebDriver
7 6 (17.14%) SOAP
8 5 (14.29%) JBoss
8 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 5 (14.29%) Python
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
8 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
9 4 (11.43%) SDLC
9 4 (11.43%) ATDD
9 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.43%) Jasmine

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (14.29%) JBoss
1 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) OLTP
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Selenium
2 6 (17.14%) SpecFlow
2 6 (17.14%) WebDriver
3 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.43%) Ant
4 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
4 4 (11.43%) JBehave
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) JIRA
4 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) Maven
4 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
4 4 (11.43%) TestNG
5 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.71%) Bower
6 2 (5.71%) Grunt
6 2 (5.71%) gulp
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (17.14%) REST
3 6 (17.14%) SOAP
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) CSS3
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.57%) Node.js
5 3 (8.57%) React
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.71%) Sass
6 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.86%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) AIX
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) E-Commerce
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) BDD
5 8 (22.86%) SOA
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) ATDD
8 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
8 4 (11.43%) Feature Driven Development
8 4 (11.43%) Front End Development
8 4 (11.43%) SDLC
8 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) Analytics
9 3 (8.57%) EAI
9 3 (8.57%) Microservices
9 3 (8.57%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.71%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C#
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.86%) AWK
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) COBOL
6 1 (2.86%) Haskell
6 1 (2.86%) Korn
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) sed
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
1 7 (20.00%) SDET
2 1 (2.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
2 3 (8.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) hybris
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Remedy
Luton
Nigel Frank International
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