The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 43 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.63% 15.60% 10.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.50% 18.66% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 21
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£345 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £425
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 £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
Developer
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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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 209 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 91.32% 83.60% 88.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 137 115
Average daily rate £350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £314 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 25 (32.89%) HTML
2 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.26%) CSS
4 18 (23.68%) Java
4 18 (23.68%) Linux
5 17 (22.37%) SQL
6 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (17.11%) MVC
8 13 (17.11%) .NET
8 13 (17.11%) OO
8 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
8 13 (17.11%) HTML5
9 12 (15.79%) UML
10 10 (13.16%) TDD
10 10 (13.16%) PHP
10 10 (13.16%) C#
10 10 (13.16%) CSS3
11 9 (11.84%) jQuery
11 9 (11.84%) Oracle
11 9 (11.84%) XML
12 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.53%) C++
12 8 (10.53%) C
12 8 (10.53%) MySQL
12 8 (10.53%) ClearCase
12 8 (10.53%) CMS
12 8 (10.53%) Android
13 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (10.53%) CMS
2 6 (7.89%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (5.26%) Kentico
4 3 (3.95%) Node.js
4 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.32%) WordPress
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.32%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.63%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) DVB
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) MySQL
3 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.63%) Big Data
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.32%) QlikView
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.32%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.32%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) ClearCase
2 3 (3.95%) Subversion
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.63%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Mocha
3 2 (2.63%) QUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.32%) NUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.89%) Marketing
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Military
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) HTML
2 23 (30.26%) CSS
3 13 (17.11%) .NET
3 13 (17.11%) HTML5
4 10 (13.16%) CSS3
5 9 (11.84%) jQuery
5 9 (11.84%) XML
6 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.21%) Ajax
7 7 (9.21%) POSIX
8 6 (7.89%) STL
8 6 (7.89%) JSP
8 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.58%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (6.58%) JSON
9 5 (6.58%) Symfony
9 5 (6.58%) LAMP
9 5 (6.58%) Web Services
10 4 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) DTV
1 7 (9.21%) STB
2 3 (3.95%) Animation
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Wiki
4 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.32%) iPhone
4 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Android
3 7 (9.21%) UNIX
4 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.95%) Windows
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.11%) MVC
2 13 (17.11%) OO
2 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
3 12 (15.79%) UML
4 10 (13.16%) TDD
5 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
5 7 (9.21%) OOP
6 5 (6.58%) Logistics
7 4 (5.26%) SOA
7 4 (5.26%) Web Development
7 4 (5.26%) Android Development
8 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.63%) OOD
9 2 (2.63%) Scrum
9 2 (2.63%) BDD
10 1 (1.32%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) Java
3 17 (22.37%) SQL
4 10 (13.16%) PHP
4 10 (13.16%) C#
5 8 (10.53%) C++
5 8 (10.53%) C
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.58%) Groovy
8 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.95%) PHP5
9 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.95%) Ruby
9 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.95%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) OpenIDM
1 1 (1.32%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Adobe
3 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.63%) VMware
3 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.63%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.32%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.32%) Zend
4 1 (1.32%) ESRI
4 1 (1.32%) Sybase
4 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
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