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 27 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 27 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 18.88% 28.57% 22.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.31% 30.14% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £325 £313
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 - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
121 146 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 84.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 81 31
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £9.63 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.51 £21.75 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 51 (57.30%) .NET
2 44 (49.44%) C#
3 39 (43.82%) HTML
3 39 (43.82%) MVC
4 38 (42.70%) CSS
5 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
5 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET
5 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (32.58%) jQuery
7 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (28.09%) HTML5
8 24 (26.97%) Web Development
9 22 (24.72%) CSS3
10 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
10 19 (21.35%) Web Services
10 19 (21.35%) .NET Framework
11 16 (17.98%) TDD
11 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
12 15 (16.85%) SQL
13 14 (15.73%) Scrum
14 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.48%) Unit Testing
16 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 11 (12.36%) PHP
16 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
16 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
17 10 (11.24%) VB.NET
18 9 (10.11%) Finance
18 9 (10.11%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (3.37%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.25%) Node.js
3 1 (1.12%) Drupal
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.12%) WordPress
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Photoshop
1 4 (4.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Wireless
1 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.37%) CruiseControl
4 3 (3.37%) Subversion
4 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Firebug
6 1 (1.12%) Selenium
6 1 (1.12%) Xcode
6 1 (1.12%) Toad
6 1 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.12%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.30%) .NET
2 39 (43.82%) HTML
3 38 (42.70%) CSS
4 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET
5 29 (32.58%) jQuery
6 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (28.09%) HTML5
7 22 (24.72%) CSS3
8 19 (21.35%) Web Services
8 19 (21.35%) .NET Framework
9 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (8.99%) Ajax
10 8 (8.99%) XHTML
11 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (6.74%) RESTful
13 4 (4.49%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (4.49%) Ember.js
13 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) User Experience
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.25%) Open Source
5 2 (2.25%) Kindle
6 1 (1.12%) Informatics
6 1 (1.12%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) EMV
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Android
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.25%) Debian
3 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.12%) UNIX
4 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) MVC
2 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.97%) Web Development
4 16 (17.98%) TDD
5 14 (15.73%) Scrum
6 12 (13.48%) Unit Testing
7 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (8.99%) Analytics
9 8 (8.99%) BDD
9 8 (8.99%) Progressive Enhancement
9 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.87%) OO
11 6 (6.74%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.49%) Android Development
12 4 (4.49%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.49%) OOD
13 3 (3.37%) Web Design
13 3 (3.37%) iOS Development
13 3 (3.37%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 44 (49.44%) C#
2 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.85%) SQL
4 11 (12.36%) PHP
5 10 (11.24%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.87%) VB
7 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.74%) Java
8 4 (4.49%) Python
8 4 (4.49%) VBA
9 2 (2.25%) Ruby
10 1 (1.12%) PHP5
10 1 (1.12%) LINC
10 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.12%) Perl
10 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) MCP
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) WCAG
2 6 (6.74%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle
2 3 (3.37%) Adobe
3 1 (1.12%) Zend
3 1 (1.12%) Sybase
3 1 (1.12%) Apple