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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 42 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.73% 3.66% 11.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.42% 4.43% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 4 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £443 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% +36.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
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
159 158 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.83% 82.72% 91.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 92 84
Average daily rate £400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £551 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 32 (42.11%) CSS
2 27 (35.53%) HTML
2 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.00%) .NET
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (23.68%) SQL
5 17 (22.37%) jQuery
6 16 (21.05%) OO
7 15 (19.74%) C#
8 14 (18.42%) Java
8 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
9 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
10 12 (15.79%) Web Services
10 12 (15.79%) HTML5
11 11 (14.47%) CSS3
11 11 (14.47%) XML
12 10 (13.16%) Ajax
12 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 10 (13.16%) MVC
12 10 (13.16%) Oracle
13 9 (11.84%) UML
13 9 (11.84%) Adobe
14 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
14 8 (10.53%) C++
14 8 (10.53%) PHP
14 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
15 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
15 7 (9.21%) STL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.21%) CMS
3 5 (6.58%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (5.26%) Kentico
5 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.95%) Node.js
5 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.32%) WordPress
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.32%) Moodle
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) GIMP
1 5 (6.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) DVB
2 2 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.26%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) QlikView
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
1 5 (6.58%) NetBeans
2 3 (3.95%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) QUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.63%) Mocha
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) NUnit
General
1 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (7.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) CSS
2 27 (35.53%) HTML
3 19 (25.00%) .NET
4 17 (22.37%) jQuery
5 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
6 12 (15.79%) Web Services
6 12 (15.79%) HTML5
7 11 (14.47%) CSS3
7 11 (14.47%) XML
8 10 (13.16%) Ajax
8 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.21%) STL
11 6 (7.89%) JSP
12 5 (6.58%) MooTools
12 5 (6.58%) Dojo
13 4 (5.26%) Flash
13 4 (5.26%) DOM
13 4 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Animation
1 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.63%) DTV
2 2 (2.63%) STB
2 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) iPhone
3 1 (1.32%) Wiki
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Open Source
3 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) SCORM
3 1 (1.32%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) UNIX
2 6 (7.89%) Android
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Windows
4 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) OO
2 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
3 10 (13.16%) MVC
4 9 (11.84%) UML
5 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.89%) Android Development
7 5 (6.58%) OOP
7 5 (6.58%) TDD
7 5 (6.58%) Web Development
8 4 (5.26%) Scrum
8 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.63%) ITSM
9 2 (2.63%) ETL
9 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.63%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.63%) Software Architecture
9 2 (2.63%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) SQL
3 15 (19.74%) C#
4 14 (18.42%) Java
5 8 (10.53%) C++
5 8 (10.53%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.95%) PHP5
8 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.95%) C
8 3 (3.95%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
9 2 (2.63%) ABAP
9 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 2 (2.63%) Groovy
10 1 (1.32%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.32%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) OpenIDM
1 1 (1.32%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) Adobe
3 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.63%) EMC
6 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.32%) Zend
7 1 (1.32%) ForgeRock
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