The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Preston 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 28 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 37.84% 20.21% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.44% 24.05% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Average daily rate £235 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £235 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £456 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
Developer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 79 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 95.95% 84.04% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 23
Average daily rate £300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £186 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.45 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.17% +69.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.35 £14.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £35.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Preston region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Preston region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Preston region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Preston region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
1 21 (39.62%) Visual Studio
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) C#
4 18 (33.96%) .NET
5 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
8 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle
10 7 (13.21%) Finance
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
11 6 (11.32%) jQuery
11 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
11 6 (11.32%) Java
12 5 (9.43%) HTML
12 5 (9.43%) Web Services
12 5 (9.43%) XML
12 5 (9.43%) Windows
12 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
12 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.43%) Cognos
12 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 3 (5.66%) OpenEdge
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.89%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (7.55%) OLAP
5 4 (7.55%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (5.66%) MySQL
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.77%) OLTP
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) ClearCase
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) NetBeans
5 2 (3.77%) Rational Robot
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.89%) Bower
6 1 (1.89%) gulp
6 1 (1.89%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.89%) NuGet
6 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Military
4 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.77%) Avionics
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
3 6 (11.32%) jQuery
4 5 (9.43%) HTML
4 5 (9.43%) Web Services
4 5 (9.43%) XML
5 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.55%) WinForms
5 4 (7.55%) WPF
5 4 (7.55%) XSD
5 4 (7.55%) XSLT
6 3 (5.66%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (5.66%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) CSS
7 2 (3.77%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.77%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (1.89%) JSF
8 1 (1.89%) SOAP
8 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Replication
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.89%) SCORM
2 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.55%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.55%) SOLID
5 4 (7.55%) TDD
6 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (5.66%) DSDM
6 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.66%) MVC
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.77%) ITSM
7 2 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) Java
3 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) Progress 4GL
5 3 (5.66%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) Ruby
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) VB
6 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) VB6
6 2 (3.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.89%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Graylog
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Cognos
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Progress
4 2 (3.77%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.77%) Software AG
4 2 (3.77%) webMethods
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Serena
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