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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 54 82 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.96% 26.20% 11.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.56% 28.28% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 23
Average daily rate
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£373 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £425 £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
347 290 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.12% 92.65% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 139 191
Average daily rate £403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 17
Average hourly rate £12.46 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.61% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.54 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.20 £103.00
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 35 £425 +70.00% 21
Wellingborough - 3 £310 -
Daventry -1 2 £300 +50.00% 3
Brackley - 1 £313 - 2
Kettering - - - - 4
Towcester - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (45.38%) JavaScript
2 44 (33.85%) .NET
3 43 (33.08%) HTML
4 42 (32.31%) C#
4 42 (32.31%) SQL Server
4 42 (32.31%) CSS
5 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (24.62%) ASP.NET
6 32 (24.62%) SQL
7 27 (20.77%) XML
7 27 (20.77%) MVC
8 26 (20.00%) jQuery
9 23 (17.69%) CSS3
10 22 (16.92%) Ajax
10 22 (16.92%) Finance
11 18 (13.85%) Java
11 18 (13.85%) PHP
12 17 (13.08%) HTML5
13 16 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (11.54%) WCF
14 15 (11.54%) MySQL
14 15 (11.54%) OO
15 13 (10.00%) Adobe
15 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
15 13 (10.00%) Photoshop
16 12 (9.23%) JSON
16 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (9.23%) TDD
16 12 (9.23%) Sass
17 11 (8.46%) REST

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.69%) CMS
3 8 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.38%) WordPress
5 5 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.08%) Apache
7 3 (2.31%) SAS
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.54%) Drupal
9 1 (0.77%) Node.js
9 1 (0.77%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.77%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.77%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.38%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.54%) MS Office
4 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Agresso
2 3 (2.31%) Magento
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.31%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) Intranet
2 2 (1.54%) SSL
2 2 (1.54%) SSH
3 1 (0.77%) Extranet
3 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.54%) MySQL
4 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.31%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (0.77%) Big Data
11 1 (0.77%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.85%) Selenium
2 5 (3.85%) JUnit
2 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.31%) Mockito
3 3 (2.31%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.31%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.31%) Subversion
3 3 (2.31%) Maven
3 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.54%) Toad
5 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.77%) Flash Builder
5 1 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.77%) WebSpeed
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.77%) Gradle
General
1 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.85%) .NET
2 43 (33.08%) HTML
3 42 (32.31%) CSS
4 32 (24.62%) ASP.NET
5 27 (20.77%) XML
6 26 (20.00%) jQuery
7 23 (17.69%) CSS3
8 22 (16.92%) Ajax
9 17 (13.08%) HTML5
10 15 (11.54%) WCF
11 12 (9.23%) JSON
11 12 (9.23%) Sass
12 11 (8.46%) REST
12 11 (8.46%) XSLT
13 10 (7.69%) Hibernate
13 10 (7.69%) Backbone.js
13 10 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (7.69%) Spring
13 10 (7.69%) LESS
14 7 (5.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 10 (7.69%) User Experience
2 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.77%) New Media
5 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.77%) RIA
5 1 (0.77%) Statistics
5 1 (0.77%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (0.77%) Blog
5 1 (0.77%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.77%) DTV
5 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.69%) Linux
2 7 (5.38%) Windows
3 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.54%) Android
4 2 (1.54%) CentOS
4 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.77%) MVC
3 15 (11.54%) OO
4 12 (9.23%) TDD
5 11 (8.46%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.69%) SOA
7 9 (6.92%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.15%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.38%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.62%) E-Procurement
10 6 (4.62%) Logistics
10 6 (4.62%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (3.85%) BDD
11 5 (3.85%) Workflow
11 5 (3.85%) Migration
11 5 (3.85%) Web Design
12 4 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.31%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.38%) JavaScript
2 42 (32.31%) C#
3 32 (24.62%) SQL
4 18 (13.85%) Java
4 18 (13.85%) PHP
5 10 (7.69%) Ruby
6 7 (5.38%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.85%) VBA
8 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.54%) VB
9 2 (1.54%) Perl
9 2 (1.54%) PHP5
10 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.77%) Groovy
10 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.77%) Python
10 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Degree
1 5 (3.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Adobe
2 11 (8.46%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.85%) Sun
5 4 (3.08%) hybris
6 3 (2.31%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.31%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.54%) Teradata
7 2 (1.54%) Tableau
8 1 (0.77%) Google
8 1 (0.77%) Perforce
8 1 (0.77%) ATG
8 1 (0.77%) Cognos
8 1 (0.77%) Progress
8 1 (0.77%) SAP
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