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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 56 75 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.30% 25.42% 11.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.82% 27.37% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 24
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
354 274 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.72% 92.88% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 141 199
Average daily rate £400 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.85 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 -1 37 £375 +50.00% 13
Daventry -1 2 £300 +50.00%
Brackley - 1 £313 - 4
Kettering - - - - 6
Towcester - - - - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 54 (39.71%) .NET
3 51 (37.50%) C#
4 48 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 43 (31.62%) HTML
6 35 (25.74%) SQL
6 35 (25.74%) CSS
6 35 (25.74%) ASP.NET
7 31 (22.79%) XML
8 26 (19.12%) MVC
9 25 (18.38%) jQuery
10 24 (17.65%) Finance
11 23 (16.91%) Ajax
12 21 (15.44%) CSS3
13 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (13.24%) WCF
15 18 (13.24%) SharePoint
16 17 (12.50%) PHP
17 15 (11.03%) OO
17 15 (11.03%) SQL Server 2005
18 14 (10.29%) HTML5
18 14 (10.29%) MySQL
18 14 (10.29%) Java
19 13 (9.56%) Photoshop
20 12 (8.82%) XSLT
20 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
21 11 (8.09%) Adobe
21 11 (8.09%) Oracle
21 11 (8.09%) PowerShell

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (13.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.15%) CMS
4 5 (3.68%) Apache
4 5 (3.68%) WordPress
5 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
5 2 (1.47%) SAS
5 2 (1.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.74%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.74%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Photoshop
2 11 (8.09%) InfoPath
3 4 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.47%) MS Office
4 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Agresso
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.94%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) Intranet
2 2 (1.47%) SSL
2 2 (1.47%) SSH
3 1 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (10.29%) MySQL
5 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.68%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.21%) RavenDB
9 3 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.74%) DTS
11 1 (0.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.68%) JUnit
3 5 (3.68%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.94%) Subversion
5 3 (2.21%) Maven
6 2 (1.47%) Selenium
6 2 (1.47%) Toad
7 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.74%) WebSpeed
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.74%) Flash Builder
7 1 (0.74%) MSTest
7 1 (0.74%) Gradle
General
1 24 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (2.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.47%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (39.71%) .NET
2 43 (31.62%) HTML
3 35 (25.74%) ASP.NET
3 35 (25.74%) CSS
4 31 (22.79%) XML
5 25 (18.38%) jQuery
6 23 (16.91%) Ajax
7 21 (15.44%) CSS3
8 18 (13.24%) WCF
9 14 (10.29%) HTML5
10 12 (8.82%) XSLT
11 11 (8.09%) JSON
11 11 (8.09%) Sass
12 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (7.35%) REST
13 9 (6.62%) LESS
13 9 (6.62%) Backbone.js
13 9 (6.62%) XSL
14 8 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (5.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.47%) RIA
4 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.74%) Open Source
4 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.74%) New Media
4 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.74%) DTV
4 1 (0.74%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.74%) Statistics
4 1 (0.74%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) Linux
2 7 (5.15%) Windows
3 5 (3.68%) UNIX
4 2 (1.47%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) CentOS
4 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.12%) MVC
2 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.03%) OO
4 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (7.35%) TDD
6 9 (6.62%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 8 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 8 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 8 (5.88%) Migration
8 7 (5.15%) SOA
9 6 (4.41%) E-Procurement
9 6 (4.41%) Workflow
9 6 (4.41%) Logistics
10 5 (3.68%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.68%) Web Design
10 5 (3.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.94%) OOP
11 4 (2.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 51 (37.50%) C#
3 35 (25.74%) SQL
4 17 (12.50%) PHP
5 14 (10.29%) Java
6 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.88%) Ruby
8 6 (4.41%) VBA
8 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.68%) Perl
10 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.21%) VB
12 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.47%) PHP5
13 1 (0.74%) Groovy
13 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.74%) VB6
13 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (3.68%) Sun Certification
1 5 (3.68%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) MCTS
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle
1 11 (8.09%) Adobe
2 9 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.68%) Sun
4 4 (2.94%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.21%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.47%) Tableau
6 2 (1.47%) Teradata
6 2 (1.47%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.74%) Google
7 1 (0.74%) hybris
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) Cognos
7 1 (0.74%) Progress
7 1 (0.74%) ATG
7 1 (0.74%) Perforce
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