The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.18% 17.14% 13.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.67% 17.56% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
139 205 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.10% 97.62% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 162 44
Average daily rate £410 £431 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 10
Average hourly rate £15.86 £35.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +141.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £31.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

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 3 September 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) C++
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
6 7 (18.42%) XML
6 7 (18.42%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) Retail
7 6 (15.79%) Tableau
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
8 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.16%) Finance
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.53%) ERP
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.89%) Lawson
10 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
10 3 (7.89%) ETL
10 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
10 3 (7.89%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (7.89%) RDBMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (7.89%) Infor M3
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (7.89%) Lawson
1 3 (7.89%) Movex
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Telnet
1 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.89%) OLAP
4 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.63%) Lumira
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.63%) SAP BI
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) ProC
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.63%) Lombardi
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) XML
3 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.89%) JSP
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) Qt
5 2 (5.26%) RESTful
5 2 (5.26%) Spring
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (5.26%) Express
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.63%) XSLT
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) EJB
6 1 (2.63%) Servlets
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) FMCG
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
2 2 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.53%) ERP
4 3 (7.89%) UML
4 3 (7.89%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) SOA
6 1 (2.63%) MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
6 1 (2.63%) Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) C++
5 6 (15.79%) C#
5 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.26%) AWK
7 2 (5.26%) Korn
7 2 (5.26%) sed
7 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 2 (5.26%) C
8 1 (2.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Tableau
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Cognos
4 2 (5.26%) DevExpress
4 2 (5.26%) hybris
4 2 (5.26%) Retek
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) Endeca
5 1 (2.63%) Pega
5 1 (2.63%) Lumesse
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
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