The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North Wales region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Wales / North Wales
Rank 3 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 27.27% 35.71% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.00% 38.46% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £340 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
10 13 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 90.91% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 18
Median daily rate £175 £252 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.41% -8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £100 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 14
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire - 1 £175 -
Flintshire - 1 £385 - 2
Developer
Wales

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 North Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) Protractor
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (21.43%) gulp
5 3 (21.43%) Grunt
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) Django
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
6 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) .NET

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Grunt
1 3 (21.43%) gulp
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Protractor
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) Django
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) DHTML
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) MvvmCross
6 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin