The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 60 68 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.35% 17.71% 22.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.95% 18.28% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 46
Median daily rate £350 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.63
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.94%
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
354 372 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.46% 96.88% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 233 187
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £536 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 20
Median hourly rate £32.50 £15.66 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.50% +42.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £15.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Northamptonshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 36 £325 +1.56% 17
Kettering -3 1 £288 - 5
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 60 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 56 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (35.62%) SQL
5 50 (34.25%) .NET
6 43 (29.45%) Microsoft
7 42 (28.77%) Java
8 40 (27.40%) HTML
8 40 (27.40%) C#
9 38 (26.03%) CSS
10 29 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (19.18%) Oracle
12 27 (18.49%) VB.NET
12 27 (18.49%) jQuery
13 25 (17.12%) Spring
13 25 (17.12%) Web Services
14 24 (16.44%) SharePoint
14 24 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (16.44%) JSON
15 23 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (15.75%) Hibernate
16 22 (15.07%) Unit Testing
16 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (14.38%) JUnit
17 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
17 21 (14.38%) Front End Development
18 20 (13.70%) Scrum
19 19 (13.01%) Ajax
19 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET
19 19 (13.01%) ETL

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (16.44%) SharePoint
2 19 (13.01%) JBoss
3 15 (10.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (6.85%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.74%) CMS
6 4 (2.74%) Node.js
7 3 (2.05%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.05%) IIS
8 2 (1.37%) Apache
8 2 (1.37%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (1.37%) SAS
8 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.68%) Drupal
9 1 (0.68%) Kentico
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.74%) Photoshop
1 4 (2.74%) Simulink
2 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Office 365
2 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) DMZ
1 4 (2.74%) Extranet
1 4 (2.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (8.90%) OLAP
8 12 (8.22%) OLAP Cube
8 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
9 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
10 8 (5.48%) RDBMS
11 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (3.42%) SSDT
13 4 (2.74%) DB2
13 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
14 3 (2.05%) MySQL
14 3 (2.05%) QlikView
14 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (1.37%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 21 (14.38%) JUnit
2 17 (11.64%) Eclipse
3 11 (7.53%) Ant
3 11 (7.53%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.53%) Maven
3 11 (7.53%) Selenium
4 9 (6.16%) gulp
5 8 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.79%) Cobertura
6 7 (4.79%) JBehave
6 7 (4.79%) Subversion
7 4 (2.74%) Checkstyle
7 4 (2.74%) QUnit
7 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.37%) Gradle
8 2 (1.37%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.37%) Xcode
9 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.48%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Advertising
2 6 (4.11%) Marketing
3 5 (3.42%) Law
4 4 (2.74%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Automotive
5 3 (2.05%) Back Office
5 3 (2.05%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (34.25%) .NET
2 40 (27.40%) HTML
3 38 (26.03%) CSS
4 27 (18.49%) jQuery
5 25 (17.12%) Spring
5 25 (17.12%) Web Services
6 24 (16.44%) JSON
7 23 (15.75%) Hibernate
8 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
9 19 (13.01%) Ajax
9 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET
9 19 (13.01%) HTML5
10 18 (12.33%) J2EE
11 16 (10.96%) CSS3
12 13 (8.90%) .NET Framework
12 13 (8.90%) JPA
13 12 (8.22%) Ionic Framework
13 12 (8.22%) JSP
14 11 (7.53%) Java EE
14 11 (7.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.79%) User Experience
4 6 (4.11%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.74%) iSeries
7 3 (2.05%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.37%) iPad
8 2 (1.37%) iPhone
8 2 (1.37%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.37%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.68%) BBC
9 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
9 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.68%) NHS
9 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.48%) Linux
2 7 (4.79%) Android
3 6 (4.11%) Windows
4 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (15.07%) Unit Testing
4 21 (14.38%) Front End Development
5 20 (13.70%) Scrum
6 19 (13.01%) ETL
7 18 (12.33%) Workflow
8 17 (11.64%) Kimball Methodology
8 17 (11.64%) MVC
9 16 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.90%) SDLC
11 12 (8.22%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.53%) Dimensional Modelling
13 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.16%) BDD
14 9 (6.16%) CRM
14 9 (6.16%) Data Modelling
15 8 (5.48%) ITIL
15 8 (5.48%) OO
16 7 (4.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.36%) JavaScript
2 52 (35.62%) SQL
3 42 (28.77%) Java
4 40 (27.40%) C#
5 27 (18.49%) VB.NET
6 10 (6.85%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.16%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.16%) VB
7 9 (6.16%) VBA
8 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.79%) VB6
9 6 (4.11%) VBScript
10 4 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.74%) PHP
11 3 (2.05%) C++
11 3 (2.05%) Python
12 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.37%) IronPython
12 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.68%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (6.85%) Sun Certification
2 9 (6.16%) Degree
3 7 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.74%) HND
5 3 (2.05%) OCMJD
6 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.68%) MCSD
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (4.79%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (29.45%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.18%) Oracle
3 10 (6.85%) Sun
4 7 (4.79%) SAP
5 4 (2.74%) Adobe
5 4 (2.74%) Endeca
6 2 (1.37%) Google
6 2 (1.37%) Perforce
6 2 (1.37%) Twitter
7 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.68%) hybris
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
7 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
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