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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.14% 26.79% 24.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.82% 27.27% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 25
Median daily rate £350 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £380 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £40.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 - £33.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 - £48.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.48 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% +7.07%
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
101 110 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.19% 98.21% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 66
Median daily rate £350 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 23
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £23.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) HTML
4 6 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) Python
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle
5 5 (15.15%) ITSM
5 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) DB2
7 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects

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 4 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.09%) DB2
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Capybara
1 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 3 (9.09%) WATIR
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) EJB
6 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) JavaBeans
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
6 2 (6.06%) JSP
6 2 (6.06%) REST
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) UDDI
6 2 (6.06%) WSDL
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) ITSM
3 4 (12.12%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) Information Management
6 1 (3.03%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) C#
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) Python
3 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
3 2 (6.06%) Cognos
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Endeca