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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 64 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.76% 9.51% 15.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.13% 10.51% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 24
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£385 £306 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £428 £440
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
423 276 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.97% 90.49% 91.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 148 111
Average daily rate £425 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 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 3 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 +4 42 £420 +34.40% 16
Kettering -1 2 £303 +72.85% 5
Brackley - 1 - - 3
Corby - - - - 1
Daventry - - - -
Wellingborough - - - -
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 73 (48.99%) JavaScript
2 62 (41.61%) CSS
3 51 (34.23%) HTML
4 46 (30.87%) Java
4 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (29.53%) .NET
6 41 (27.52%) C#
7 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
8 36 (24.16%) CSS3
9 35 (23.49%) jQuery
10 32 (21.48%) HTML5
10 32 (21.48%) Finance
11 30 (20.13%) MVC
12 24 (16.11%) Ajax
13 23 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (14.77%) SQL
14 22 (14.77%) SQL Server
15 20 (13.42%) Spring
16 19 (12.75%) Web Services
16 19 (12.75%) Adobe
17 18 (12.08%) OO
18 17 (11.41%) JSON
18 17 (11.41%) LESS
19 16 (10.74%) REST
19 16 (10.74%) Backbone.js
19 16 (10.74%) SharePoint
19 16 (10.74%) Photoshop
19 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
20 15 (10.07%) Mobile App
21 14 (9.40%) Mobile Application Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.05%) CMS
2 12 (8.05%) JBoss
3 7 (4.70%) IIS
4 6 (4.03%) WordPress
4 6 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.68%) nginx
5 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.68%) Apache
5 4 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.01%) Drupal
7 2 (1.34%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.34%) Node.js
7 2 (1.34%) SAS
7 2 (1.34%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.01%) MS Office
4 2 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.67%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Magento
2 2 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) NFC
2 1 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) MySQL
3 3 (2.01%) MS Access
3 3 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.34%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.34%) Xcelsius
4 2 (1.34%) Redis
4 2 (1.34%) Big Data
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.67%) Impala
5 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) Sqoop
5 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (9.40%) Subversion
3 12 (8.05%) Visual Studio
4 11 (7.38%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.70%) Selenium
5 7 (4.70%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.03%) Mockito
6 6 (4.03%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.03%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.68%) JUnit
7 4 (2.68%) Maven
8 3 (2.01%) JIRA
9 2 (1.34%) Ant
9 2 (1.34%) Grunt
9 2 (1.34%) Bower
9 2 (1.34%) GitLab
10 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (21.48%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Banking
3 5 (3.36%) Retail
3 5 (3.36%) Marketing
4 4 (2.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.61%) CSS
2 51 (34.23%) HTML
3 44 (29.53%) .NET
4 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
5 36 (24.16%) CSS3
6 35 (23.49%) jQuery
7 32 (21.48%) HTML5
8 24 (16.11%) Ajax
9 20 (13.42%) Spring
10 19 (12.75%) Web Services
11 17 (11.41%) JSON
11 17 (11.41%) LESS
12 16 (10.74%) REST
12 16 (10.74%) Backbone.js
13 14 (9.40%) Sass
13 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (8.05%) AngularJS
15 11 (7.38%) XML
16 10 (6.71%) XSLT
16 10 (6.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.07%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.72%) User Experience
3 8 (5.37%) EMV
4 7 (4.70%) Open Source
5 3 (2.01%) Blog
6 2 (1.34%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.67%) EPoS
7 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.67%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.72%) Windows
2 12 (8.05%) Linux
3 9 (6.04%) Android
3 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.68%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.01%) UNIX
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.13%) MVC
3 18 (12.08%) OO
4 14 (9.40%) Workflow
4 14 (9.40%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (8.05%) Scrum
6 10 (6.71%) SOA
6 10 (6.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.04%) Web Development
8 6 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.03%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.03%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.03%) UML
8 6 (4.03%) Android Development
9 5 (3.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (3.36%) TDD
9 5 (3.36%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (2.68%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 73 (48.99%) JavaScript
2 46 (30.87%) Java
3 41 (27.52%) C#
4 22 (14.77%) SQL
5 10 (6.71%) PHP
6 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.36%) Objective-C
7 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.34%) ABAP
9 2 (1.34%) R
9 2 (1.34%) AWK
9 2 (1.34%) VB6
9 2 (1.34%) Ruby
9 2 (1.34%) PHP5
9 2 (1.34%) VBScript
9 2 (1.34%) VB
9 2 (1.34%) C++
9 2 (1.34%) Python
10 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.01%) VCP4
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) Control-M
2 1 (0.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (12.75%) Adobe
2 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.38%) hybris
4 9 (6.04%) Oracle
5 4 (2.68%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.68%) SAP
5 4 (2.68%) Zend
6 3 (2.01%) Twitter
7 2 (1.34%) Endeca
7 2 (1.34%) BMC
7 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.34%) Remedy
8 1 (0.67%) Teradata
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.67%) Facebook
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