The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 41 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.08% 20.61% 20.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.93% 21.79% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 32
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £346 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £420 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +9.45%
Developer
South East

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
137 156 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.84% 94.55% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 93 119
Median daily rate £380 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

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 7 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Middlesex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 53 (60.92%) JavaScript
2 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (40.23%) Java
4 33 (37.93%) Web Services
5 31 (35.63%) AngularJS
6 27 (31.03%) Oracle
7 26 (29.89%) SQL
8 25 (28.74%) CSS
9 24 (27.59%) Unix
9 24 (27.59%) HTML
10 22 (25.29%) Linux
11 20 (22.99%) C++
12 19 (21.84%) STL
13 18 (20.69%) Perl
14 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
15 15 (17.24%) ServiceNow
15 15 (17.24%) TDD
16 14 (16.09%) Multithreading
16 14 (16.09%) C
16 14 (16.09%) OO
16 14 (16.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
17 13 (14.94%) MySQL
17 13 (14.94%) MVC
17 13 (14.94%) Telecoms
18 12 (13.79%) Spring
19 11 (12.64%) Mule
19 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
19 11 (12.64%) Mule ESB
19 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 11 (12.64%) Mule
1 11 (12.64%) Mule ESB
2 9 (10.34%) CMS
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) HTTP
2 2 (2.30%) WebEx
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) MySQL
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Big Data
2 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) HBase
4 1 (1.15%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Subversion
2 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) Bower
4 2 (2.30%) Grunt
4 2 (2.30%) gulp
4 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) webpack
5 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (14.94%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Legal
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) Web Services
2 31 (35.63%) AngularJS
3 25 (28.74%) CSS
4 24 (27.59%) HTML
5 19 (21.84%) STL
6 14 (16.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 12 (13.79%) Spring
8 11 (12.64%) Java EE
9 8 (9.20%) React
10 7 (8.05%) .NET
10 7 (8.05%) CSS3
10 7 (8.05%) HTML5
10 7 (8.05%) jQuery
10 7 (8.05%) Node.js
11 6 (6.90%) XML
12 4 (4.60%) REST
13 3 (3.45%) Struts
14 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
14 2 (2.30%) WCF
14 2 (2.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) CMDB
2 3 (3.45%) User Experience
3 2 (2.30%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Life Science
4 1 (1.15%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Unix
2 22 (25.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.24%) TDD
4 14 (16.09%) Multithreading
4 14 (16.09%) OO
5 13 (14.94%) MVC
6 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.34%) Content Management
7 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
8 8 (9.20%) Analytics
8 8 (9.20%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (9.20%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Scrum
11 5 (5.75%) OOP
11 5 (5.75%) SOLID
12 4 (4.60%) DevOps
12 4 (4.60%) Web Development
12 4 (4.60%) Workflow
13 3 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 53 (60.92%) JavaScript
2 35 (40.23%) Java
3 26 (29.89%) SQL
4 20 (22.99%) C++
5 18 (20.69%) Perl
6 14 (16.09%) C
7 5 (5.75%) C#
8 4 (4.60%) Python
9 3 (3.45%) Ruby
10 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) ABAP
11 1 (1.15%) Scala
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.15%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Oracle
2 15 (17.24%) ServiceNow
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.30%) CA
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.15%) BMC
5 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.15%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.15%) HP
5 1 (1.15%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) LabWare
5 1 (1.15%) MapR
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Sun