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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.36% 28.10% 26.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.51% 28.81% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
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
102 118 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.33% 97.52% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 64
Average daily rate £325 £308 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 20
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.16% +53.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
1 15 (26.32%) C#
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
1 15 (26.32%) CSS
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 13 (22.81%) Middleware
4 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 12 (21.05%) Tomcat
5 11 (19.30%) OO
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
5 11 (19.30%) Java
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.30%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (17.54%) Scrum
6 10 (17.54%) PHP
7 9 (15.79%) HTML
7 9 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.79%) MVC
8 8 (14.04%) SQL
8 8 (14.04%) Oracle Application Server
8 8 (14.04%) WCF
9 7 (12.28%) TDD
9 7 (12.28%) Web Services
9 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.53%) Scala
10 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
10 6 (10.53%) Apache Hive

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (10.53%) Apache Pig
3 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
4 5 (8.77%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (8.77%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.77%) Drupal
5 4 (7.02%) Apache
6 3 (5.26%) Node.js
7 2 (3.51%) CMS
8 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.75%) WordPress
8 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 6 (10.53%) Big Data
2 6 (10.53%) Sqoop
2 6 (10.53%) Impala
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) DB2
6 1 (1.75%) OLAP
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.75%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Grunt
3 1 (1.75%) Bower
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
1 15 (26.32%) CSS
2 13 (22.81%) Middleware
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (15.79%) HTML
4 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 8 (14.04%) WCF
6 7 (12.28%) Web Services
7 5 (8.77%) jQuery
7 5 (8.77%) HTML5
7 5 (8.77%) CSS3
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.02%) XML
9 3 (5.26%) Spring
9 3 (5.26%) SOAP
9 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.51%) Laravel
10 2 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
2 11 (19.30%) OO
2 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 9 (15.79%) MVC
5 7 (12.28%) TDD
6 5 (8.77%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITSM
6 5 (8.77%) Web Development
7 3 (5.26%) API Development
8 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.51%) OOP
8 2 (3.51%) EAI
8 2 (3.51%) OOD
9 1 (1.75%) ETL
9 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.75%) SEO
9 1 (1.75%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
1 15 (26.32%) C#
2 11 (19.30%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) PHP
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) VBA
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.51%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.75%) hybris
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) ATG
5 1 (1.75%) Endeca
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
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