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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 51 61 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.98% 17.23% 21.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.67% 17.68% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
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
373 345 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.91% 97.46% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 228 131
Average daily rate £425 £400 £422
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 8
Average hourly rate £16.35 £11.59 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.08% -61.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.09 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 34 £290 -10.76% 10
Corby - 2 - - 1
Kettering - 1 £300 - 3
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 51 (39.84%) JavaScript
2 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (29.69%) Java
4 31 (24.22%) HTML
4 31 (24.22%) CSS
5 30 (23.44%) SQL
6 25 (19.53%) .NET
6 25 (19.53%) Oracle
7 24 (18.75%) C#
8 22 (17.19%) MVC
9 20 (15.63%) Finance
10 18 (14.06%) Web Services
10 18 (14.06%) Subversion
10 18 (14.06%) Spring
11 17 (13.28%) Ajax
11 17 (13.28%) Git (software)
11 17 (13.28%) HTML5
11 17 (13.28%) Backbone.js
11 17 (13.28%) LESS
11 17 (13.28%) Oracle Database
12 16 (12.50%) JSON
13 15 (11.72%) Java EE
13 15 (11.72%) CSS3
13 15 (11.72%) JSP
13 15 (11.72%) ASP.NET
14 14 (10.94%) JBoss
14 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
14 14 (10.94%) Spring MVC
14 14 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (10.16%) Marionette.js

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (10.94%) JBoss
2 12 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.47%) Confluence
4 6 (4.69%) Apache Solr
4 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.13%) SAS
5 4 (3.13%) Apache
5 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.56%) CMS
7 2 (1.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.78%) Node.js
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) Simulink
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.78%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
2 1 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.56%) MySQL
6 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.56%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.78%) MS Access
7 1 (0.78%) DB2
7 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.78%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 18 (14.06%) Subversion
2 17 (13.28%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.16%) Maven
4 12 (9.38%) JUnit
5 8 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.25%) Grunt
5 8 (6.25%) Bower
6 6 (4.69%) JIRA
7 4 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (3.13%) Ant
8 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.34%) Lombardi
8 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.34%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.78%) Selenium
10 1 (0.78%) Gradle
10 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Billing
3 6 (4.69%) Marketing
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Electronics
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.22%) CSS
1 31 (24.22%) HTML
2 25 (19.53%) .NET
3 18 (14.06%) Spring
3 18 (14.06%) Web Services
4 17 (13.28%) Ajax
4 17 (13.28%) HTML5
4 17 (13.28%) Backbone.js
4 17 (13.28%) LESS
5 16 (12.50%) JSON
6 15 (11.72%) ASP.NET
6 15 (11.72%) Java EE
6 15 (11.72%) CSS3
6 15 (11.72%) JSP
7 14 (10.94%) Spring MVC
7 14 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (10.16%) Marionette.js
9 12 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 10 (7.81%) JPA
10 10 (7.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.78%) User Experience
2 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
2 1 (0.78%) NHS
2 1 (0.78%) W3C
2 1 (0.78%) DTV
2 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (6.25%) UNIX
3 7 (5.47%) Linux
4 4 (3.13%) Windows
5 1 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.19%) MVC
3 13 (10.16%) Scrum
3 13 (10.16%) SOA
4 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 12 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (8.59%) TDD
6 9 (7.03%) Workflow
7 8 (6.25%) Web Design
7 8 (6.25%) ITIL
8 7 (5.47%) Change Management
8 7 (5.47%) Graceful Degradation
8 7 (5.47%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.47%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (5.47%) DevOps
9 6 (4.69%) OO
9 6 (4.69%) Validation
9 6 (4.69%) Migration
10 5 (3.91%) SDLC
11 4 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.84%) JavaScript
2 38 (29.69%) Java
3 30 (23.44%) SQL
4 24 (18.75%) C#
5 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.47%) C
6 7 (5.47%) Ruby
7 6 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.91%) C++
9 4 (3.13%) PHP
10 3 (2.34%) AWK
10 3 (2.34%) VBA
11 2 (1.56%) VBScript
11 2 (1.56%) PHP5
11 2 (1.56%) SAS Macro
11 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.78%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Basel II
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.13%) yum
3 2 (1.56%) Control-M
4 1 (0.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 25 (19.53%) Oracle
2 9 (7.03%) hybris
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.69%) Adobe
4 6 (4.69%) Endeca
4 6 (4.69%) LANDesk
5 3 (2.34%) IBM
5 3 (2.34%) SAP
5 3 (2.34%) Informatica
5 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.56%) Remedy
6 2 (1.56%) Teradata
6 2 (1.56%) BMC
7 1 (0.78%) Progress
7 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.78%) Zend
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