The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Maidstone region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 52.63% 71.43% 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.63% 71.43% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £313 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +10.22%
Developer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 100.00% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 6
Median daily rate £340 £350 £118
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +197.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £215 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.83 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Maidstone region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Business Development
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) DHTML
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Swing
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms
4 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) Kohana
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Sphinx
5 1 (6.25%) StructureMap
5 1 (6.25%) Symfony
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) Business Development
1 3 (18.75%) MVC
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) System Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) CQRS
3 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) PHP 5
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Infragistics
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Zend
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