The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 59 77 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.03% 27.21% 10.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.05% 28.95% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 21
Average daily rate
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£354 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 266 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.02% 93.99% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 124 176
Average daily rate £403 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.24 £17.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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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
Northampton -3 36 £442 +51.75% 14
Daventry -1 2 £300 +41.17% 7
Wellingborough -3 2 £340 -2.85%
Brackley - 1 £313 - 1
Kettering - - - - 5
Towcester - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 59 (46.46%) JavaScript
2 43 (33.86%) CSS
2 43 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (33.07%) HTML
4 40 (31.50%) .NET
5 39 (30.71%) SQL Server
6 38 (29.92%) C#
7 31 (24.41%) SQL
8 30 (23.62%) ASP.NET
8 30 (23.62%) MVC
9 28 (22.05%) jQuery
10 24 (18.90%) CSS3
10 24 (18.90%) XML
11 22 (17.32%) Java
12 21 (16.54%) Finance
13 20 (15.75%) HTML5
13 20 (15.75%) Ajax
14 15 (11.81%) PHP
14 15 (11.81%) MySQL
14 15 (11.81%) OO
15 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (10.24%) TDD
16 13 (10.24%) Adobe
17 12 (9.45%) Linux
17 12 (9.45%) Photoshop
17 12 (9.45%) Hibernate
17 12 (9.45%) Spring
17 12 (9.45%) WCF
17 12 (9.45%) JSON
17 12 (9.45%) Sass

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.30%) CMS
3 6 (4.72%) Apache
4 5 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.15%) WordPress
6 3 (2.36%) SAS
7 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.57%) Drupal
7 2 (1.57%) nginx
8 1 (0.79%) Node.js
8 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.51%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.57%) MS Office
4 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Agresso
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.57%) Magento
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) Intranet
2 2 (1.57%) SSL
2 2 (1.57%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.81%) MySQL
3 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.36%) RavenDB
9 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.79%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.51%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.72%) Selenium
4 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.94%) Subversion
4 5 (3.94%) JUnit
4 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.15%) Mockito
5 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.36%) Maven
7 2 (1.57%) Toad
7 2 (1.57%) JIRA
8 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.79%) Gradle
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Banking
3 3 (2.36%) Marketing
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.86%) CSS
2 42 (33.07%) HTML
3 40 (31.50%) .NET
4 30 (23.62%) ASP.NET
5 28 (22.05%) jQuery
6 24 (18.90%) CSS3
6 24 (18.90%) XML
7 20 (15.75%) HTML5
7 20 (15.75%) Ajax
8 12 (9.45%) Hibernate
8 12 (9.45%) Spring
8 12 (9.45%) WCF
8 12 (9.45%) JSON
8 12 (9.45%) Sass
9 11 (8.66%) RESTful
9 11 (8.66%) REST
9 11 (8.66%) XSLT
10 10 (7.87%) Backbone.js
10 10 (7.87%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (7.87%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) User Experience
2 8 (6.30%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.15%) Open Source
5 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.57%) Blog
5 2 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.79%) New Media
6 1 (0.79%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 10 (7.87%) Windows
3 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.15%) Android
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.57%) CentOS
5 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.62%) MVC
3 15 (11.81%) OO
4 13 (10.24%) TDD
5 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce
5 11 (8.66%) SOA
6 9 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.30%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.30%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.72%) E-Procurement
9 6 (4.72%) Logistics
9 6 (4.72%) BDD
9 6 (4.72%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (3.94%) Web Design
11 4 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.15%) Workflow
11 4 (3.15%) Migration
11 4 (3.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.46%) JavaScript
2 38 (29.92%) C#
3 31 (24.41%) SQL
4 22 (17.32%) Java
5 15 (11.81%) PHP
6 10 (7.87%) Ruby
7 7 (5.51%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.94%) VBA
9 4 (3.15%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.57%) VB
11 2 (1.57%) PHP5
12 1 (0.79%) Groovy
12 1 (0.79%) Python
12 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) Degree
1 5 (3.94%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Adobe
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) hybris
4 5 (3.94%) Sun
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.36%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.57%) Teradata
7 2 (1.57%) Zend
7 2 (1.57%) Tableau
8 1 (0.79%) ATG
8 1 (0.79%) Perforce
8 1 (0.79%) Cognos
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
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