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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 69 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.02% 14.91% 15.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.40% 16.49% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 22
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
448 291 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.06% 90.37% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 173 111
Average daily rate £420 £420 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £575 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.16 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 +2 46 £420 +34.40% 12
Kettering -1 3 £303 +21.00% 6
Brackley - 1 - -
Corby - - - - 3
Daventry - - - - 3
Towcester - - - - 1
Wellingborough - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 68 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 54 (37.24%) CSS
3 46 (31.72%) Java
4 44 (30.34%) HTML
5 41 (28.28%) .NET
5 41 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (26.21%) C#
7 34 (23.45%) ASP.NET
8 32 (22.07%) Finance
9 31 (21.38%) CSS3
10 29 (20.00%) jQuery
11 26 (17.93%) HTML5
12 25 (17.24%) MVC
13 23 (15.86%) Ajax
14 21 (14.48%) SQL
15 20 (13.79%) SQL Server
15 20 (13.79%) Web Services
15 20 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (12.41%) LESS
16 18 (12.41%) Spring
16 18 (12.41%) JSON
16 18 (12.41%) OO
16 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
16 18 (12.41%) Adobe
16 18 (12.41%) Workflow
17 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
17 17 (11.72%) Backbone.js
18 16 (11.03%) REST
18 16 (11.03%) Photoshop
19 15 (10.34%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.66%) JBoss
3 8 (5.52%) CMS
4 7 (4.83%) IIS
4 7 (4.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.76%) WordPress
8 3 (2.07%) nginx
8 3 (2.07%) Apache
8 3 (2.07%) Drupal
9 2 (1.38%) Gunicorn
9 2 (1.38%) SAS
9 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.38%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.38%) Node.js
10 1 (0.69%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.07%) MS Office
4 2 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.69%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) NFC
2 1 (0.69%) FTP
2 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.21%) MySQL
3 6 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.76%) MS Access
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.38%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.38%) Xcelsius
6 2 (1.38%) Redis
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.69%) Impala
7 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (10.34%) Subversion
3 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.21%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.14%) JUnit
5 6 (4.14%) Maven
6 3 (2.07%) Lombardi
6 3 (2.07%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.07%) Selenium
6 3 (2.07%) Grunt
6 3 (2.07%) Bower
6 3 (2.07%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.38%) Mockito
7 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.38%) GitLab
7 2 (1.38%) Ant
7 2 (1.38%) JIRA
7 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Advertising
4 4 (2.76%) Marketing
4 4 (2.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.24%) CSS
2 44 (30.34%) HTML
3 41 (28.28%) .NET
4 34 (23.45%) ASP.NET
5 31 (21.38%) CSS3
6 29 (20.00%) jQuery
7 26 (17.93%) HTML5
8 23 (15.86%) Ajax
9 20 (13.79%) Web Services
10 18 (12.41%) Spring
10 18 (12.41%) JSON
10 18 (12.41%) LESS
11 17 (11.72%) Backbone.js
12 16 (11.03%) REST
13 13 (8.97%) Sass
14 12 (8.28%) AngularJS
15 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (6.90%) Marionette.js
17 9 (6.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Mobile App
2 11 (7.59%) User Experience
3 8 (5.52%) EMV
4 3 (2.07%) Open Source
5 2 (1.38%) Blog
6 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.69%) NHS
6 1 (0.69%) SCORM
6 1 (0.69%) EPoS
6 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.59%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) Android
3 6 (4.14%) Linux
4 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.07%) UNIX
5 3 (2.07%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.24%) MVC
3 18 (12.41%) Workflow
3 18 (12.41%) OO
4 15 (10.34%) Scrum
5 13 (8.97%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (5.52%) Web Development
6 8 (5.52%) SOA
7 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.14%) ITIL
7 6 (4.14%) UML
7 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.14%) TDD
7 6 (4.14%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.45%) Android Development
9 4 (2.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 68 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 46 (31.72%) Java
3 38 (26.21%) C#
4 21 (14.48%) SQL
5 8 (5.52%) PHP
6 5 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.76%) Objective-C
7 4 (2.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.07%) C++
9 2 (1.38%) VBScript
9 2 (1.38%) VB
9 2 (1.38%) AWK
9 2 (1.38%) VB6
9 2 (1.38%) PHP5
9 2 (1.38%) ABAP
9 2 (1.38%) VBA
9 2 (1.38%) Python
9 2 (1.38%) R
10 1 (0.69%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Control-M
2 1 (0.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
1 18 (12.41%) Adobe
2 11 (7.59%) Oracle
3 7 (4.83%) hybris
4 4 (2.76%) LANDesk
4 4 (2.76%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.76%) SAP
5 3 (2.07%) IBM
5 3 (2.07%) Informatica
5 3 (2.07%) Zend
5 3 (2.07%) Twitter
6 2 (1.38%) BMC
6 2 (1.38%) Endeca
6 2 (1.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.38%) Remedy
7 1 (0.69%) Teradata
7 1 (0.69%) Google
7 1 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.69%) Xamarin
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