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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.38% 12.40% 17.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.80% 12.61% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 20
Median daily rate £275 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £455 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
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
133 119 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.79% 98.35% 98.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 73 130
Median daily rate £300 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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
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 2 December 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 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
4 12 (28.57%) MVC
5 11 (26.19%) Oracle
5 11 (26.19%) C#
5 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 9 (21.43%) Linux
6 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 9 (21.43%) Java
6 9 (21.43%) ITSM
6 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle ADF
7 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
7 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 8 (19.05%) Python
8 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
8 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 6 (14.29%) jQuery
9 6 (14.29%) Retail
9 6 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 5 (11.90%) Shopify
10 5 (11.90%) WCF
11 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework

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 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Shopify
2 3 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) DB2
4 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) Web Services
3 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle ADF
4 7 (16.67%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) jQuery
6 5 (11.90%) WCF
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (9.52%) CSS
8 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.76%) HTML5
8 2 (4.76%) REST
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.38%) Dojo
9 1 (2.38%) JSON
9 1 (2.38%) JSTL
9 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) MVC
2 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 9 (21.43%) ITSM
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.67%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Web Development
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.76%) BDD
6 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) TDD
6 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) C#
3 9 (21.43%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.05%) Python
4 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Cognos
3 2 (4.76%) BMC
3 2 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (2.38%) Endeca
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
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