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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 62 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.12% 10.42% 10.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.40% 11.47% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £430
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 £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
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
378 279 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.20% 90.88% 91.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 141 116
Average daily rate £420 £411 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +20.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.59 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +5 43 £403 +31.42% 23
Kettering -3 1 £285 - 2
Daventry - 1 £350 - 1
Brackley - - - - 1
Corby - - - - 3
Towcester - - - -
Wellingborough - - - -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 60 (44.12%) CSS
3 49 (36.03%) HTML
4 45 (33.09%) .NET
5 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (28.68%) Java
6 39 (28.68%) C#
7 37 (27.21%) ASP.NET
8 35 (25.74%) jQuery
8 35 (25.74%) CSS3
9 31 (22.79%) HTML5
10 27 (19.85%) Finance
11 26 (19.12%) MVC
12 24 (17.65%) Ajax
13 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
14 21 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (13.97%) OO
15 19 (13.97%) Adobe
16 17 (12.50%) SQL
16 17 (12.50%) JSON
16 17 (12.50%) LESS
16 17 (12.50%) User Experience
17 16 (11.76%) REST
17 16 (11.76%) Backbone.js
17 16 (11.76%) Photoshop
17 16 (11.76%) Spring
18 15 (11.03%) Web Services
19 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
19 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
19 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.56%) CMS
3 9 (6.62%) JBoss
4 7 (5.15%) IIS
5 6 (4.41%) WordPress
6 4 (2.94%) nginx
7 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.21%) Drupal
7 3 (2.21%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.47%) Node.js
8 2 (1.47%) Gunicorn
8 2 (1.47%) Apache
9 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.74%) SAS
9 1 (0.74%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.47%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.74%) CATIA
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) MySQL
3 3 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.21%) MS Access
4 2 (1.47%) Xcelsius
4 2 (1.47%) Redis
4 2 (1.47%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) DTS
5 1 (0.74%) UniData
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.74%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 21 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.56%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.09%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.62%) Subversion
5 7 (5.15%) Selenium
5 7 (5.15%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.41%) Mockito
6 6 (4.41%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.21%) JIRA
9 2 (1.47%) Grunt
9 2 (1.47%) Bower
9 2 (1.47%) GitLab
10 1 (0.74%) Ant
10 1 (0.74%) JUnit
10 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.74%) Maven
10 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (2.21%) Retail
3 3 (2.21%) Legal
3 3 (2.21%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (44.12%) CSS
2 49 (36.03%) HTML
3 45 (33.09%) .NET
4 37 (27.21%) ASP.NET
5 35 (25.74%) jQuery
5 35 (25.74%) CSS3
6 31 (22.79%) HTML5
7 24 (17.65%) Ajax
8 17 (12.50%) JSON
8 17 (12.50%) LESS
9 16 (11.76%) REST
9 16 (11.76%) Backbone.js
9 16 (11.76%) Spring
10 15 (11.03%) Web Services
11 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (10.29%) Sass
12 11 (8.09%) XML
13 10 (7.35%) RESTful
13 10 (7.35%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) User Experience
2 14 (10.29%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.88%) EMV
4 7 (5.15%) Open Source
5 3 (2.21%) Blog
6 2 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.74%) EPoS
7 1 (0.74%) SCORM
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) New Media
7 1 (0.74%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.09%) Windows
2 10 (7.35%) Linux
3 9 (6.62%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.62%) Android
4 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.12%) MVC
3 19 (13.97%) OO
4 13 (9.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (8.82%) Workflow
6 10 (7.35%) Web Development
7 9 (6.62%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.88%) Scrum
9 7 (5.15%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.15%) SOA
10 6 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.41%) Android Development
10 6 (4.41%) UML
10 6 (4.41%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.68%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (2.94%) BDD
12 4 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (2.94%) TDD
13 3 (2.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 68 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (28.68%) Java
2 39 (28.68%) C#
3 17 (12.50%) SQL
4 8 (5.88%) PHP
5 5 (3.68%) Objective-C
6 4 (2.94%) Ruby
7 3 (2.21%) VB
7 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.47%) R
8 2 (1.47%) VB6
8 2 (1.47%) Python
8 2 (1.47%) ABAP
8 2 (1.47%) VBA
8 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (13.97%) Adobe
2 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.62%) hybris
4 4 (2.94%) SAP
5 3 (2.21%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle
5 3 (2.21%) Twitter
5 3 (2.21%) Zend
6 1 (0.74%) Google
6 1 (0.74%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.74%) Facebook
6 1 (0.74%) Tableau
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