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 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 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 37 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.81% 25.71% 12.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.24% 26.87% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 8
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£325 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
131 134 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 94.93% 95.71% 98.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 56 44
Average daily rate £313 £327 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £176 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 10
Average hourly rate £12.40 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £23.00 £22.50
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 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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (51.79%) Oracle
2 26 (46.43%) .NET
3 23 (41.07%) C#
4 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 18 (32.14%) jQuery
6 17 (30.36%) SQL
7 16 (28.57%) HTML
7 16 (28.57%) CSS
8 14 (25.00%) OO
8 14 (25.00%) MVC
9 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
9 13 (23.21%) WCF
10 12 (21.43%) Scrum
10 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 12 (21.43%) Linux
11 11 (19.64%) XHTML
11 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
11 11 (19.64%) OOD
11 11 (19.64%) Finance
11 11 (19.64%) Middleware
11 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
11 11 (19.64%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
12 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
13 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.07%) Java
13 9 (16.07%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (16.07%) Windows
13 9 (16.07%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Pig
3 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
5 2 (3.57%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.79%) WordPress
6 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.79%) Drupal
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Apache Hive
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.93%) Impala
2 5 (8.93%) Big Data
2 5 (8.93%) Sqoop
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) OLAP
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) ROLAP
5 1 (1.79%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) jQuery
3 16 (28.57%) HTML
3 16 (28.57%) CSS
4 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
4 13 (23.21%) WCF
5 11 (19.64%) XHTML
5 11 (19.64%) Middleware
5 11 (19.64%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.36%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) HTML5
8 3 (5.36%) Web Services
9 2 (3.57%) XML
9 2 (3.57%) Laravel
10 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.79%) RESTful
10 1 (1.79%) Symfony
10 1 (1.79%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) OO
1 14 (25.00%) MVC
2 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) Scrum
4 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
4 11 (19.64%) OOD
4 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
5 9 (16.07%) TDD
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 5 (8.93%) ITSM
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (3.57%) ERP
8 2 (3.57%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.79%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.79%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C#
2 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) Scala
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) HDFS
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Zend
3 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.79%) hybris
4 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.79%) ATG
4 1 (1.79%) Endeca
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) SAP