The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northamptonshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 59 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.39% 19.56% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.86% 21.12% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 23
Average daily rate
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£318 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
350 251 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.22% 92.62% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 144 240
Average daily rate £400 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.78 £35.00 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Developer
East Midlands

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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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
Northampton -1 41 £325 +30.00% 21
Towcester - - - - 2
Daventry - - - - 2
Kettering - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 54 (40.91%) .NET
2 51 (38.64%) C#
3 50 (37.88%) JavaScript
4 49 (37.12%) SQL Server
5 40 (30.30%) HTML
6 37 (28.03%) SQL
7 35 (26.52%) ASP.NET
8 31 (23.48%) XML
9 26 (19.70%) CSS
10 25 (18.94%) MVC
11 24 (18.18%) jQuery
12 20 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (14.39%) Finance
14 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (12.88%) WCF
15 17 (12.88%) PHP
15 17 (12.88%) SharePoint
16 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (11.36%) Java
18 14 (10.61%) MySQL
18 14 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (10.61%) Ajax
18 14 (10.61%) HTML5
19 13 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (9.85%) Oracle
20 12 (9.09%) XSLT
21 11 (8.33%) Linux
21 11 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
21 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (12.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.79%) CMS
4 5 (3.79%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) WordPress
6 3 (2.27%) IIS
6 3 (2.27%) SAS
7 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
8 1 (0.76%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.76%) DNN
8 1 (0.76%) Drupal
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) InfoPath
2 5 (3.79%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Agresso
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.76%) Magento
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) Intranet
2 2 (1.52%) SSL
2 2 (1.52%) SSH
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (10.61%) MySQL
5 13 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.55%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.27%) DTS
9 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.27%) RavenDB
9 3 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.55%) JUnit
2 6 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.03%) Subversion
4 3 (2.27%) Maven
4 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.52%) Selenium
5 2 (1.52%) Toad
6 1 (0.76%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.76%) Ant
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.76%) Flash Builder
6 1 (0.76%) MSTest
6 1 (0.76%) Moq
6 1 (0.76%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.76%) Gradle
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Banking
2 3 (2.27%) Retail
3 2 (1.52%) Marketing
3 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (40.91%) .NET
2 40 (30.30%) HTML
3 35 (26.52%) ASP.NET
4 31 (23.48%) XML
5 26 (19.70%) CSS
6 24 (18.18%) jQuery
7 17 (12.88%) WCF
8 14 (10.61%) Ajax
8 14 (10.61%) HTML5
9 12 (9.09%) XSLT
10 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (8.33%) CSS3
11 9 (6.82%) XSL
12 8 (6.06%) Spring
12 8 (6.06%) Hibernate
13 7 (5.30%) .NET Framework
13 7 (5.30%) J2EE
14 6 (4.55%) JSP
14 6 (4.55%) Servlets
14 6 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.52%) RIA
5 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.76%) Open Source
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.76%) DTV
5 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.33%) Linux
2 9 (6.82%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) UNIX
4 3 (2.27%) Android
5 2 (1.52%) CentOS
5 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) MVC
2 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 10 (7.58%) Migration
6 9 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 9 (6.82%) TDD
7 8 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.06%) SOA
8 7 (5.30%) Logistics
9 6 (4.55%) E-Procurement
9 6 (4.55%) Workflow
9 6 (4.55%) OO
10 5 (3.79%) Scrum
10 5 (3.79%) Web Design
10 5 (3.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.03%) OOP
12 3 (2.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.64%) C#
2 50 (37.88%) JavaScript
3 37 (28.03%) SQL
4 17 (12.88%) PHP
5 15 (11.36%) Java
6 11 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.30%) Perl
8 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.55%) VBA
9 6 (4.55%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.27%) Ruby
10 3 (2.27%) VB
10 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.52%) VB6
11 2 (1.52%) PHP5
12 1 (0.76%) Groovy
12 1 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.55%) Sun Certification
1 6 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) MCTS
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (9.85%) Oracle
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.55%) Sun
4 4 (3.03%) Adobe
4 4 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.27%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.52%) Teradata
6 2 (1.52%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.52%) Google
6 2 (1.52%) hybris
7 1 (0.76%) Tableau
7 1 (0.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
7 1 (0.76%) Progress
7 1 (0.76%) Unisys
7 1 (0.76%) ATG
7 1 (0.76%) Perforce
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