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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / Midlands
Rank 9 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.02% 9.92% 26.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.82% 10.48% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
110 124 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 93.22% 94.66% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 68 46
Median daily rate £475 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £25.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) SAP
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
3 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) MySQL
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (15.38%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 4 (15.38%) Django
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.54%) Play Framework

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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) DB2
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.85%) Mocha
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
3 4 (15.38%) CSS3
3 4 (15.38%) Django
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) REST
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) Behat
5 2 (7.69%) Doctrine
5 2 (7.69%) EDI
5 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
5 2 (7.69%) SAML
5 2 (7.69%) Symfony
5 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
2 5 (19.23%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) BDD
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Case Management
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Presales
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) Scala
5 2 (7.69%) ABAP
5 2 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (7.69%) Tableau
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Google
Midlands
Modis International
Rate: Market Rate
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