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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 66 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.79% 15.11% 25.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.79% 15.63% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 23
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£325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
393 352 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.02% 96.70% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 227 140
Average daily rate £425 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 7
Average hourly rate £18.52 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.72% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 -3 38 £325 -13.33% 8
Corby - 2 - - 2
Kettering - 2 £325 - 3
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 46 (35.11%) JavaScript
1 46 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.30%) Java
3 38 (29.01%) SQL
4 34 (25.95%) HTML
5 29 (22.14%) .NET
5 29 (22.14%) CSS
6 28 (21.37%) C#
7 24 (18.32%) Oracle
8 23 (17.56%) Web Services
8 23 (17.56%) MVC
9 20 (15.27%) Finance
9 20 (15.27%) HTML5
10 19 (14.50%) Spring
11 18 (13.74%) Oracle Database
11 18 (13.74%) Git (software)
12 17 (12.98%) Subversion
13 16 (12.21%) E-Commerce
14 15 (11.45%) JBoss
14 15 (11.45%) JSP
14 15 (11.45%) PL/SQL
14 15 (11.45%) Hibernate
15 14 (10.69%) Ajax
15 14 (10.69%) JSON
16 13 (9.92%) Java EE
16 13 (9.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (9.92%) hybris
16 13 (9.92%) Backbone.js
16 13 (9.92%) LESS
16 13 (9.92%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (11.45%) JBoss
2 11 (8.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.87%) Apache Solr
3 9 (6.87%) Confluence
4 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.29%) SAS
4 3 (2.29%) OpenEdge
4 3 (2.29%) Apache
4 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.76%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) WordPress
6 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.76%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) Simulink
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.76%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) PaaS
2 2 (1.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) Oracle Database
2 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.63%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.82%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.53%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) MS Access
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) SQLBase
9 1 (0.76%) DB2
9 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.98%) Subversion
3 11 (8.40%) JUnit
4 10 (7.63%) Maven
4 10 (7.63%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.11%) Grunt
5 8 (6.11%) Bower
5 8 (6.11%) JIRA
6 5 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.82%) Ant
7 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.29%) Lombardi
8 3 (2.29%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.53%) Selenium
9 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.76%) Checkstyle
General
1 20 (15.27%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Marketing
3 7 (5.34%) Billing
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Electronics
5 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
7 1 (0.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.95%) HTML
2 29 (22.14%) .NET
2 29 (22.14%) CSS
3 23 (17.56%) Web Services
4 20 (15.27%) HTML5
5 19 (14.50%) Spring
6 15 (11.45%) Hibernate
6 15 (11.45%) JSP
7 14 (10.69%) Ajax
7 14 (10.69%) JSON
8 13 (9.92%) Java EE
8 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.92%) Backbone.js
8 13 (9.92%) LESS
8 13 (9.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (9.16%) CSS3
9 12 (9.16%) Spring MVC
10 11 (8.40%) JPA
11 10 (7.63%) XML
11 10 (7.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.53%) DTV
1 2 (1.53%) User Experience
2 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.16%) UNIX
2 11 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (6.87%) Linux
4 4 (3.05%) Windows
5 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.56%) MVC
3 16 (12.21%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.92%) SOA
4 13 (9.92%) Scrum
5 12 (9.16%) TDD
6 11 (8.40%) Waterfall
6 11 (8.40%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.87%) Workflow
8 8 (6.11%) Web Design
8 8 (6.11%) DevOps
9 7 (5.34%) Graceful Degradation
9 7 (5.34%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (5.34%) Validation
9 7 (5.34%) Change Management
10 6 (4.58%) ITIL
11 5 (3.82%) B2C
11 5 (3.82%) Migration
11 5 (3.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.11%) JavaScript
2 41 (31.30%) Java
3 38 (29.01%) SQL
4 28 (21.37%) C#
5 15 (11.45%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.11%) Ruby
6 8 (6.11%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.34%) C
8 4 (3.05%) C++
8 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.05%) VBA
9 3 (2.29%) Progress 4GL
9 3 (2.29%) PHP
9 3 (2.29%) AWK
10 2 (1.53%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.76%) ABAP
11 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) HND
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.76%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Basel II
2 1 (0.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.82%) yum
3 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) Oracle
2 13 (9.92%) hybris
3 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.34%) Endeca
5 6 (4.58%) LANDesk
5 6 (4.58%) IBM
6 4 (3.05%) SAP
6 4 (3.05%) Informatica
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.29%) Progress
8 2 (1.53%) Adobe
8 2 (1.53%) Teradata
9 1 (0.76%) Sun
9 1 (0.76%) BMC
9 1 (0.76%) Siebel
9 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.76%) Remedy
9 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.76%) Tableau
9 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
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