The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 95 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.70% 11.14% 23.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.23% 11.75% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 26 26
Median daily rate £375 £331 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £469 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
325 349 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.75% 94.84% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 179 106
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.86 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +7 79 £383 +9.28% 28
Southport - 4 £338 - 2
St Helens - 2 £240 -
Bootle - 1 - -
Wirral - 1 £250 - 1
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Merseyside region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 72 (45.28%) SQL
2 50 (31.45%) Oracle
3 47 (29.56%) JavaScript
4 45 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (27.67%) SQL Server
6 39 (24.53%) Java
7 38 (23.90%) HTML
8 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
9 30 (18.87%) CSS
9 30 (18.87%) Web Services
10 26 (16.35%) CRM
10 26 (16.35%) Finance
11 25 (15.72%) C#
11 25 (15.72%) .NET
11 25 (15.72%) Security Cleared
12 24 (15.09%) PL/SQL
13 22 (13.84%) Waterfall
13 22 (13.84%) Oracle Database
14 21 (13.21%) SC Cleared
14 21 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
14 21 (13.21%) Migration
15 20 (12.58%) XML
15 20 (12.58%) E-Commerce
16 19 (11.95%) MVC
17 18 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
17 18 (11.32%) JSP
18 17 (10.69%) Ajax
18 17 (10.69%) Data Migration
18 17 (10.69%) Oracle EBS R12
19 16 (10.06%) PHP

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 14 (8.81%) ATG Dynamo
1 14 (8.81%) JBoss
2 11 (6.92%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.52%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.89%) CICS
5 3 (1.89%) Node.js
6 2 (1.26%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.26%) SAS
6 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.26%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (10.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (6.92%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle iSupplier
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) GSM
1 3 (1.89%) HTTP
1 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.26%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (27.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.84%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.18%) MySQL
4 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.77%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.77%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.14%) Big Data
8 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.52%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.89%) DB2
10 3 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.89%) QlikView
10 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.66%) Ant
2 9 (5.66%) Maven
2 9 (5.66%) Subversion
3 7 (4.40%) JIRA
4 5 (3.14%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.52%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.52%) Hudson
5 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.89%) gulp
7 2 (1.26%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) Xcode
8 1 (0.63%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.63%) Zend Studio
General
1 26 (16.35%) Finance
2 7 (4.40%) Banking
3 3 (1.89%) Advertising
3 3 (1.89%) Electronics
3 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.89%) Marketing
3 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.26%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.90%) HTML
2 30 (18.87%) CSS
2 30 (18.87%) Web Services
3 25 (15.72%) .NET
4 20 (12.58%) XML
5 18 (11.32%) JSP
6 17 (10.69%) Ajax
7 13 (8.18%) HTML5
8 11 (6.92%) Spring
9 9 (5.66%) AngularJS
9 9 (5.66%) CSS3
10 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET
10 7 (4.40%) REST
10 7 (4.40%) SOAP
11 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.14%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.14%) jQuery
11 5 (3.14%) Symfony
12 4 (2.52%) Struts
12 4 (2.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) iPad
2 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (1.89%) User Experience
4 2 (1.26%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.26%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.26%) NHS
5 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.63%) FMCG
5 1 (0.63%) Replication
5 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.03%) Linux
2 6 (3.77%) Unix
2 6 (3.77%) Windows
3 2 (1.26%) Solaris
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.35%) CRM
3 22 (13.84%) Waterfall
4 21 (13.21%) Migration
5 20 (12.58%) E-Commerce
6 19 (11.95%) MVC
7 17 (10.69%) Data Migration
8 13 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.18%) System Testing
9 12 (7.55%) ETL
10 9 (5.66%) OO
11 8 (5.03%) Data Modelling
11 8 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.40%) E-business
12 7 (4.40%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.40%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.77%) B2B
13 6 (3.77%) BPEL
13 6 (3.77%) Scrum
13 6 (3.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (45.28%) SQL
2 47 (29.56%) JavaScript
3 39 (24.53%) Java
4 25 (15.72%) C#
5 24 (15.09%) PL/SQL
6 16 (10.06%) PHP
7 7 (4.40%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.14%) PHP 5
9 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.52%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.89%) VB
11 2 (1.26%) Delphi
11 2 (1.26%) Python
11 2 (1.26%) Ruby
11 2 (1.26%) Scala
11 2 (1.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.63%) CFML
12 1 (0.63%) COBOL
12 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (15.72%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) Degree
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.63%) MCTS
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (31.45%) Oracle
2 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.81%) ATG
4 6 (3.77%) Endeca
5 5 (3.14%) Informatica
5 5 (3.14%) SAP
5 5 (3.14%) Siebel
5 5 (3.14%) Zend
6 2 (1.26%) Chordiant
6 2 (1.26%) Google
6 2 (1.26%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.26%) Talend
6 2 (1.26%) Twitter
7 1 (0.63%) Motorola
7 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.63%) Symantec
7 1 (0.63%) Tableau
7 1 (0.63%) Teradata
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