The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.52% 6.98% 8.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 7.69% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £206 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £313 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -2.85%
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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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 117 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 88.97% 90.70% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 56
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.36 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.36 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.36 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (23.33%) CSS3
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Grunt
6 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (20.00%) User Experience
7 5 (16.67%) Sass
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) Marketing
7 5 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 4 (13.33%) Ant
8 4 (13.33%) Maven
8 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) VirtualBox
8 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
8 4 (13.33%) WebCenter
8 4 (13.33%) gulp
9 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Laravel
9 3 (10.00%) Qt
9 3 (10.00%) JSTL
9 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (6.67%) Unica
2 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Grunt
2 4 (13.33%) gulp
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
2 4 (13.33%) Ant
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) MSTest
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) CSS3
5 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.67%) Sass
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 4 (13.33%) WebCenter
8 3 (10.00%) JSTL
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.00%) Qt
8 3 (10.00%) Laravel
8 3 (10.00%) JSP
9 2 (6.67%) .NET
9 2 (6.67%) J2EE
9 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.33%) LESS
10 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
10 1 (3.33%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) UML
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.67%) Campaign Management
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Database Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Data Management
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) VBA
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.00%) PHP4
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Epiphany
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.33%) DevExpress