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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 79 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.41% 33.91% 11.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.41% 36.07% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 8
Average daily rate
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£310 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £490 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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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
122 219 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.06% 93.99% 98.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 77 52
Average daily rate £310 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £173 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 22
Average hourly rate £20.75 £21.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +77.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 40 (60.61%) .NET
2 39 (59.09%) HTML
3 35 (53.03%) CSS
4 33 (50.00%) C#
5 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
6 27 (40.91%) SQL
6 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
7 25 (37.88%) MVC
8 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
9 20 (30.30%) jQuery
10 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (25.76%) HTML5
12 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
13 12 (18.18%) Oracle
14 11 (16.67%) OO
15 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
16 9 (13.64%) CSS3
17 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
17 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
17 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
18 7 (10.61%) WCF
18 7 (10.61%) Finance
19 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
19 6 (9.09%) Ajax
19 6 (9.09%) Sass
19 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 5 (7.58%) OOCSS
20 5 (7.58%) Mustache
20 5 (7.58%) Grunt
20 5 (7.58%) Bower

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.03%) CMS
1 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
1 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.03%) IIS
1 2 (3.03%) Kentico
2 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) SyteLine
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) DataStage
5 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 5 (7.58%) Grunt
3 5 (7.58%) Bower
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.03%) MSTest
6 1 (1.52%) Behat
6 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.52%) NUnit
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (60.61%) .NET
2 39 (59.09%) HTML
3 35 (53.03%) CSS
4 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 20 (30.30%) jQuery
6 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (25.76%) HTML5
8 9 (13.64%) CSS3
9 7 (10.61%) WCF
10 6 (9.09%) Ajax
10 6 (9.09%) Sass
10 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (7.58%) Mustache
11 5 (7.58%) OOCSS
11 5 (7.58%) JSTL
11 5 (7.58%) JSP
12 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) W3C
1 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.52%) Wiki
2 1 (1.52%) RIA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) UNIX
1 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) MVC
2 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
3 11 (16.67%) OO
4 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) Web Development
6 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.58%) Migration
7 4 (6.06%) ETL
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 3 (4.55%) Data Management
8 3 (4.55%) Workflow
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.55%) OOD
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
9 2 (3.03%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) C#
2 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 27 (40.91%) SQL
4 4 (6.06%) Perl
5 3 (4.55%) PHP
5 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.55%) Korn
6 2 (3.03%) LINC
7 1 (1.52%) PHP5
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) ATG
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.03%) Unisys
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Progress
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) Sage
5 1 (1.52%) Zend
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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