The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales 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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 60.00% 13.89% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 60.00% 13.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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 £42.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North Wales 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
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 100.00% 100.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
Average daily rate £325 £275 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +16.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -28.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

Developer
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
Wrexham +1 7 £325 - 1
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
1 9 (90.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Java EE
2 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 5 (50.00%) JDBC
2 5 (50.00%) JSP
2 5 (50.00%) Servlets
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Java EE
2 5 (50.00%) JDBC
2 5 (50.00%) JSP
2 5 (50.00%) Servlets
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft