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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 33 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.76% 4.93% 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.29% 5.45% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 11
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£381 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +30.76%
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 £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
155 202 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 92.81% 90.58% 90.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 122 73
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 35 (46.67%) CSS
2 30 (40.00%) HTML
2 30 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.33%) SQL
4 21 (28.00%) jQuery
5 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
6 17 (22.67%) .NET
6 17 (22.67%) OO
7 15 (20.00%) Java
8 14 (18.67%) HTML5
9 13 (17.33%) C#
9 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
9 13 (17.33%) XML
10 12 (16.00%) Web Services
10 12 (16.00%) Oracle
11 11 (14.67%) CSS3
12 9 (12.00%) JSP
12 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (12.00%) Adobe
12 9 (12.00%) MVC
12 9 (12.00%) Ajax
13 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
13 8 (10.67%) UML
13 8 (10.67%) PHP
13 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
13 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
14 7 (9.33%) C++
14 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
15 6 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.00%) CMS
3 4 (5.33%) Kentico
4 3 (4.00%) Node.js
4 3 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.67%) Apache
5 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.33%) WordPress
6 1 (1.33%) Moodle
6 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (8.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
1 2 (2.67%) SSH
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) QlikView
6 1 (1.33%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.33%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (8.00%) NetBeans
3 4 (5.33%) JUnit
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.67%) Log4j
4 2 (2.67%) Maven
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Mocha
4 2 (2.67%) QUnit
4 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) CSS
2 30 (40.00%) HTML
3 21 (28.00%) jQuery
4 17 (22.67%) .NET
5 14 (18.67%) HTML5
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (17.33%) XML
7 12 (16.00%) Web Services
8 11 (14.67%) CSS3
9 9 (12.00%) Ajax
9 9 (12.00%) JSP
10 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.00%) Dojo
11 6 (8.00%) MooTools
11 6 (8.00%) Servlets
11 6 (8.00%) STL
12 5 (6.67%) REST
12 5 (6.67%) JSON
12 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.00%) Animation
2 3 (4.00%) Wiki
3 2 (2.67%) Blog
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) DTV
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) SCORM
4 1 (1.33%) VLE
4 1 (1.33%) STB
4 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) UNIX
2 4 (5.33%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) OO
2 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (12.00%) MVC
3 8 (10.67%) UML
3 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.67%) TDD
6 4 (5.33%) Web Development
6 4 (5.33%) Android Development
6 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.00%) OOP
7 3 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (4.00%) ETL
7 3 (4.00%) Scrum
7 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.67%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.67%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (29.33%) SQL
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 13 (17.33%) C#
5 8 (10.67%) PHP
6 7 (9.33%) C++
7 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.00%) ABAP
9 3 (4.00%) ActionScript
9 3 (4.00%) PHP5
9 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.67%) Ruby
10 2 (2.67%) Groovy
10 2 (2.67%) Perl
10 2 (2.67%) C
11 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.33%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) OpenIDM
1 1 (1.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Adobe
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) SAP
5 4 (5.33%) VMware
6 3 (4.00%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 2 (2.67%) EMC
7 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.33%) Zend
8 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
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