The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 11 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 13.14% 32.76% 17.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.33% 33.93% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £195 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £410
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 £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 112 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.54% 96.55% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 52 36
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 12
Average hourly rate £12.40 £11.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.82% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £14.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 39 (81.25%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) C#
2 34 (70.83%) SQL
3 30 (62.50%) Oracle
4 27 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 25 (52.08%) jQuery
6 23 (47.92%) MVC
7 20 (41.67%) HTML
7 20 (41.67%) Visual Studio
7 20 (41.67%) CSS
7 20 (41.67%) OO
7 20 (41.67%) .NET Framework
8 19 (39.58%) WCF
8 19 (39.58%) Multithreading
9 18 (37.50%) XHTML
9 18 (37.50%) OOD
10 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 16 (33.33%) Windows
11 15 (31.25%) Finance
12 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
13 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (25.00%) Scrum
14 11 (22.92%) TDD
15 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
17 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
17 6 (12.50%) SOA
18 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
18 5 (10.42%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) OLAP
4 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) DTS
6 1 (2.08%) ROLAP
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.08%) Xcode
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (81.25%) .NET
2 25 (52.08%) jQuery
3 20 (41.67%) CSS
3 20 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 20 (41.67%) HTML
4 19 (39.58%) WCF
5 18 (37.50%) XHTML
6 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.17%) Ajax
10 1 (2.08%) MDX
10 1 (2.08%) iOS SDK
10 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.08%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) MVC
2 20 (41.67%) OO
3 19 (39.58%) Multithreading
4 18 (37.50%) OOD
5 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 12 (25.00%) Scrum
6 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.92%) TDD
8 6 (12.50%) SOA
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Validation
11 2 (4.17%) Migration
11 2 (4.17%) Change Management
11 2 (4.17%) ITSM
11 2 (4.17%) ERP
11 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
11 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) C#
1 34 (70.83%) SQL
2 27 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) VB
5 3 (6.25%) Korn
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) LINC
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Unisys
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
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