The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 13 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 17 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.90% 11.52% 18.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.29% 11.76% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 10
Median daily rate £500 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.61% +3.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 187 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.81% 97.91% 96.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 77 61
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (34.48%) Case Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) .NET
4 7 (24.14%) SAP
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) NHS
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
7 4 (13.79%) MVC
7 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (10.34%) Retail
8 3 (10.34%) Data Management
8 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
8 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
1 3 (10.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos Event Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
2 4 (13.79%) jQuery
2 4 (13.79%) JSON
2 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.34%) AutoMapper
3 3 (10.34%) COM
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) StructureMap
4 2 (6.90%) Behat
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) Django
4 2 (6.90%) Doctrine
4 2 (6.90%) HTML5
4 2 (6.90%) RESTful
4 2 (6.90%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Case Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (10.34%) Document Management
5 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C#
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) ABAP
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Infor
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Misys
5 1 (3.45%) webMethods
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