The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 35 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 18.04% 9.94% 27.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.32% 10.43% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 23
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.59% +7.85%
Developer
East of 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 Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
191 163 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 98.45% 95.32% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 101 89
Average daily rate £375 £345 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £104 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 31 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.45 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.56% +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +13 32 £400 +70.21% 9
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.49%) .NET
3 26 (35.14%) C#
3 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 25 (33.78%) HTML
5 21 (28.38%) Java
5 21 (28.38%) MVC
5 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
6 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET
7 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 18 (24.32%) RESTful
7 18 (24.32%) BDD
8 17 (22.97%) Spring
8 17 (22.97%) Web Development
9 16 (21.62%) CSS
9 16 (21.62%) JUnit
9 16 (21.62%) Cucumber
10 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
11 14 (18.92%) SQL
12 13 (17.57%) OO
13 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
13 12 (16.22%) jQuery
13 12 (16.22%) Maven
13 12 (16.22%) TDD
14 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
14 11 (14.86%) Scrum
14 11 (14.86%) Apache Camel
14 11 (14.86%) Apache ServiceMix
15 10 (13.51%) HTML5
15 10 (13.51%) SOLID

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 11 (14.86%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.76%) CMS
4 4 (5.41%) Node.js
5 3 (4.05%) Apache
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.70%) SAS
6 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.35%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) HTTP
1 6 (8.11%) LDAP
1 6 (8.11%) SSL
1 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (4.05%) Redis
3 3 (4.05%) Riak
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.70%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
2 16 (21.62%) Cucumber
2 16 (21.62%) JUnit
3 12 (16.22%) Maven
4 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) Moq
5 3 (4.05%) NUnit
5 3 (4.05%) Selenium
5 3 (4.05%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.35%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.35%) gulp
7 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.35%) Mocha
7 1 (1.35%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.49%) .NET
2 25 (33.78%) HTML
3 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET
4 18 (24.32%) RESTful
5 17 (22.97%) Spring
6 16 (21.62%) CSS
7 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
7 12 (16.22%) jQuery
8 11 (14.86%) Apache Camel
9 10 (13.51%) HTML5
10 9 (12.16%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (12.16%) CSS3
11 8 (10.81%) Ajax
12 7 (9.46%) WPF
13 5 (6.76%) Entity Framework
13 5 (6.76%) React
13 5 (6.76%) REST
13 5 (6.76%) Web Services
14 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.70%) W3C
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Android
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) MVC
3 18 (24.32%) BDD
4 17 (22.97%) Web Development
5 13 (17.57%) OO
6 12 (16.22%) TDD
7 11 (14.86%) Scrum
8 10 (13.51%) SOLID
9 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.76%) API Design
11 4 (5.41%) API Development
11 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.41%) Migration
11 4 (5.41%) User Stories
12 3 (4.05%) ETL
12 3 (4.05%) Pair Programming
12 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) C#
1 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.38%) Java
3 14 (18.92%) SQL
4 8 (10.81%) PHP
5 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.05%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (4.05%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) Ruby
6 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.35%) C
8 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) MCP
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) WAI
1 2 (2.70%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.11%) IBM
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.35%) EPiServer