The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 34 45 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.81% 26.16% 9.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.57% 27.11% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 7
Average daily rate
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£311 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £463 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 166 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.46% 96.51% 97.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 65 56
Average daily rate £305 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £145 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 22
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.70 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.28% +14.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.17 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (65.28%) .NET
2 41 (56.94%) C#
3 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 33 (45.83%) HTML
5 32 (44.44%) MVC
6 29 (40.28%) SQL
6 29 (40.28%) CSS
7 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
9 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
10 17 (23.61%) Oracle
11 16 (22.22%) HTML5
12 15 (20.83%) jQuery
13 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (18.06%) Subversion
14 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
15 12 (16.67%) OO
15 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 11 (15.28%) TDD
17 9 (12.50%) WCF
17 9 (12.50%) XML
17 9 (12.50%) Finance
17 9 (12.50%) CSS3
18 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
18 7 (9.72%) Web Services
18 7 (9.72%) UML
19 6 (8.33%) XSLT
19 6 (8.33%) ReSharper
19 6 (8.33%) Content Management

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.78%) Kentico
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) DataStage
5 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
1 13 (18.06%) Subversion
2 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 5 (6.94%) MSTest
4 5 (6.94%) Grunt
4 5 (6.94%) Bower
5 4 (5.56%) JUnit
5 4 (5.56%) NUnit
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.39%) Selenium
7 1 (1.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) Behat
7 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (65.28%) .NET
2 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 33 (45.83%) HTML
4 29 (40.28%) CSS
5 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (22.22%) HTML5
7 15 (20.83%) jQuery
8 9 (12.50%) CSS3
8 9 (12.50%) WCF
8 9 (12.50%) XML
9 7 (9.72%) Web Services
10 6 (8.33%) XSLT
10 6 (8.33%) Sass
11 5 (6.94%) OOCSS
11 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (6.94%) JSTL
11 5 (6.94%) JSP
11 5 (6.94%) Mustache
12 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) W3C
1 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.39%) Wiki
2 1 (1.39%) RIA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) UNIX
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) MVC
2 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
3 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.67%) OO
5 11 (15.28%) TDD
6 7 (9.72%) UML
6 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.33%) Content Management
7 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (6.94%) Web Development
8 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.17%) OOD
9 3 (4.17%) ETL
9 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.17%) Migration
10 2 (2.78%) Scrum
10 2 (2.78%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) SQL
3 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.56%) Perl
4 4 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.17%) Korn
6 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) LINC
7 1 (1.39%) PHP5
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) ATG
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.39%) Zend
5 1 (1.39%) Sage
5 1 (1.39%) Unisys
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
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