The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 19.46% 8.26% 23.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.57% 8.93% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 21
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £353 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
Developer
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich 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
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 112 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 94.63% 92.56% 98.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 69 63
Average daily rate £413 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.06% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £135 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £9.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.00 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Norwich region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Norwich region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) C#
3 13 (27.66%) HTML
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.53%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
4 12 (25.53%) MVC
5 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
7 9 (19.15%) OO
7 9 (19.15%) CSS3
8 8 (17.02%) BDD
8 8 (17.02%) PHP
8 8 (17.02%) Spring
8 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.02%) jQuery
8 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
8 8 (17.02%) RESTful
8 8 (17.02%) HTML5
9 7 (14.89%) Maven
9 7 (14.89%) Web Services
9 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
10 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
10 6 (12.77%) JUnit
10 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (10.64%) TDD
11 5 (10.64%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 5 (10.64%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) SilverStripe
4 1 (2.13%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.13%) MS Access
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.89%) Maven
3 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.77%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) gulp
5 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.13%) Mocha
5 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) HTML
3 12 (25.53%) CSS
4 9 (19.15%) CSS3
5 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.02%) HTML5
5 8 (17.02%) jQuery
5 8 (17.02%) RESTful
5 8 (17.02%) Spring
6 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
6 7 (14.89%) Web Services
7 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
7 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.38%) XML
9 2 (4.26%) J2EE
9 2 (4.26%) JSP
9 2 (4.26%) LAMP
9 2 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Statistics
2 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Android
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) MVC
3 9 (19.15%) OO
4 8 (17.02%) BDD
5 5 (10.64%) API Development
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) SOLID
5 5 (10.64%) TDD
5 5 (10.64%) User Stories
6 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.51%) ETL
6 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Web Development
8 2 (4.26%) API Design
8 2 (4.26%) E-business
8 2 (4.26%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Zend
5 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.13%) Xamarin