The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Salford 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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 36.00% 35.29% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.00% 37.50% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
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£363 £369 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £356 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £388 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 100.00% 94.12% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 21
Average daily rate £350 £363 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £110 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Salford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 16 (61.54%) Java
1 16 (61.54%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) Maven
3 13 (50.00%) XSLT
3 13 (50.00%) J2SE
3 13 (50.00%) Grails
4 12 (46.15%) XPath
4 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Android
4 12 (46.15%) Spring
4 12 (46.15%) JMS
4 12 (46.15%) HTTP
4 12 (46.15%) XML Schema
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (46.15%) Servlets
4 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 11 (42.31%) DOM
5 11 (42.31%) Hazelcast
5 11 (42.31%) WebSphere
6 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) SAX
6 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 11 (42.31%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Hazelcast
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) XML
2 13 (50.00%) XSLT
2 13 (50.00%) J2SE
2 13 (50.00%) Grails
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 12 (46.15%) JMS
3 12 (46.15%) XML Schema
3 12 (46.15%) Servlets
4 11 (42.31%) DOM
5 8 (30.77%) SAX
5 8 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) Django
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
8 2 (7.69%) Ajax
8 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
9 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (46.15%) Android
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) XPath
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) XQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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