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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 54 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.68% 23.29% 14.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.32% 25.63% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 28
Median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £373 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.74% +5.82%
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
222 199 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.37% 90.87% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 109 128
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 47 (56.63%) JavaScript
2 36 (43.37%) AngularJS
3 29 (34.94%) SQL
3 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.33%) Java
4 26 (31.33%) Linux
5 25 (30.12%) Unix
5 25 (30.12%) Web Services
6 24 (28.92%) C++
7 23 (27.71%) Oracle
8 22 (26.51%) C
8 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
9 21 (25.30%) TDD
9 21 (25.30%) Multithreading
10 20 (24.10%) STL
11 19 (22.89%) Perl
11 19 (22.89%) ServiceNow
11 19 (22.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (19.28%) .NET
13 14 (16.87%) C#
13 14 (16.87%) CMS
14 13 (15.66%) OO
15 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
16 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
16 11 (13.25%) Content Management
16 11 (13.25%) CMDB
17 10 (12.05%) Front End Development
17 10 (12.05%) SOLID
17 10 (12.05%) .NET Framework
17 10 (12.05%) jQuery

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 14 (16.87%) CMS
2 3 (3.61%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.20%) Mule
4 1 (1.20%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.20%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) Network Security
3 2 (2.41%) WebEx
3 2 (2.41%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) DVB
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.41%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) AngularJS
2 25 (30.12%) Web Services
3 20 (24.10%) STL
4 19 (22.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 16 (19.28%) .NET
6 10 (12.05%) .NET Framework
6 10 (12.05%) CSS
6 10 (12.05%) HTML
6 10 (12.05%) jQuery
7 8 (9.64%) LINQ
7 8 (9.64%) Node.js
8 7 (8.43%) Entity Framework
9 6 (7.23%) WCF
10 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.82%) REST
11 4 (4.82%) Swing
11 4 (4.82%) XML
12 3 (3.61%) JSON
12 3 (3.61%) WPF
13 2 (2.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) CMDB
2 3 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.20%) STB
4 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Linux
2 25 (30.12%) Unix
3 2 (2.41%) Android
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
3 21 (25.30%) Multithreading
3 21 (25.30%) TDD
4 13 (15.66%) OO
5 11 (13.25%) Content Management
6 10 (12.05%) Front End Development
6 10 (12.05%) OOP
6 10 (12.05%) SOLID
7 9 (10.84%) Analytics
7 9 (10.84%) DevOps
7 9 (10.84%) Portfolio Management
7 9 (10.84%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.02%) MVC
10 4 (4.82%) Microservices
11 3 (3.61%) BDD
11 3 (3.61%) CRM
11 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (56.63%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.94%) SQL
3 26 (31.33%) Java
4 24 (28.92%) C++
5 22 (26.51%) C
6 19 (22.89%) Perl
7 14 (16.87%) C#
8 3 (3.61%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.61%) Python
9 2 (2.41%) ABAP
9 2 (2.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.20%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Kibana
1 1 (1.20%) logstash
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Oracle
2 19 (22.89%) ServiceNow
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.61%) CA
4 3 (3.61%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.41%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.41%) BMC
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.41%) HP
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) RedGate