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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 11 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 40 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 5.15% 32.26% 15.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.49% 38.10% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £204 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
91 105 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 93.81% 84.68% 98.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 67 60
Average daily rate £338 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 41
Average hourly rate £12.45 £14.40 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -24.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.63 £15.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £35.60 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Perforce
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Impala
3 1 (6.25%) HBase
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) BREW
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) HDFS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) Cloudera