The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 17 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.32% 24.60% 26.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.77% 25.41% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 19
Median daily rate £300 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £223 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £525 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
86 122 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.73% 96.83% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 65 59
Median daily rate £300 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £104 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £21.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Peterborough region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) SQL
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 8 (27.59%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (17.24%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 4 (13.79%) User Experience
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (10.34%) Capybara
8 3 (10.34%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) WATIR
8 3 (10.34%) Information Management
8 3 (10.34%) Ruby
8 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
8 3 (10.34%) PHP
8 3 (10.34%) MVC
9 2 (6.90%) Spring

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Capybara
2 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
2 3 (10.34%) WATIR
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) MorphX
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) XSLT
7 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.45%) CakePHP
7 1 (3.45%) Django
7 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.45%) LAMP
7 1 (3.45%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) WF
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Web Development
2 3 (10.34%) Analytics
2 3 (10.34%) Information Management
2 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) ERP
3 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
3 1 (3.45%) OO
3 1 (3.45%) OO PHP
3 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
3 1 (3.45%) SDLC
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) TDD
3 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.45%) Web Design
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 8 (27.59%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) C++
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) Java
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) RPG
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) VB6
8 1 (3.45%) X++
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.45%) Nintex
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP