The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 74 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.34% 26.47% 10.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.21% 27.61% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 10 5
Median daily rate £406 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 163 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 94.92% 95.88% 90.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 60 58
Median daily rate £425 £430 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Shropshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 67 £433 +8.12% 9
Developer
West Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Shropshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 95 (66.43%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (52.45%) Java
3 56 (39.16%) SQL
4 48 (33.57%) Scala
5 45 (31.47%) Test Strategy
6 44 (30.77%) Process Improvement
7 40 (27.97%) DevOps
7 40 (27.97%) J2EE
8 35 (24.48%) Play Framework
9 32 (22.38%) XML
10 31 (21.68%) Oracle
10 31 (21.68%) PL/SQL
10 31 (21.68%) Puppet
11 30 (20.98%) MongoDB
11 30 (20.98%) JSON
11 30 (20.98%) CSS
11 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
12 29 (20.28%) Unix
13 28 (19.58%) Linux
14 27 (18.88%) Data Modelling
14 27 (18.88%) Open Source
15 25 (17.48%) Spring
15 25 (17.48%) Scrum
16 24 (16.78%) Configuration Management
16 24 (16.78%) Pega
16 24 (16.78%) Docker
17 23 (16.08%) REST
17 23 (16.08%) webMethods
17 23 (16.08%) TDD
18 22 (15.38%) Waterfall

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 17 (11.89%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.39%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (5.59%) Confluence
3 8 (5.59%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.80%) Apache
4 4 (2.80%) Documentum
4 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.10%) JBoss
6 2 (1.40%) CMS
6 2 (1.40%) nginx
6 2 (1.40%) WordPress
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.99%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.49%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (6.99%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (6.99%) Google App Engine
4 10 (6.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.10%) IaaS
5 3 (2.10%) PaaS
6 2 (1.40%) GitHub
7 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) HTTP
2 3 (2.10%) DNS
2 3 (2.10%) SSL
2 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.98%) MongoDB
2 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.50%) IDMS
5 4 (2.80%) MySQL
6 3 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.10%) Pentaho
6 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.40%) Big Data
7 2 (1.40%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.40%) MS Access
7 2 (1.40%) Riak
8 1 (0.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (15.38%) Selenium
2 19 (13.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (11.19%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.99%) IntelliJ
5 8 (5.59%) JIRA
6 7 (4.90%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.20%) Maven
7 6 (4.20%) Spock
7 6 (4.20%) TestNG
7 6 (4.20%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.50%) JUnit
8 5 (3.50%) Subversion
8 5 (3.50%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.10%) Ant
9 3 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.10%) CA Gen
9 3 (2.10%) ClearCase
9 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.10%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.10%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (1.40%) Billing
3 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.97%) J2EE
2 35 (24.48%) Play Framework
3 32 (22.38%) XML
4 30 (20.98%) CSS
4 30 (20.98%) JSON
5 25 (17.48%) Spring
6 23 (16.08%) REST
7 21 (14.69%) HTML
8 15 (10.49%) .NET
8 15 (10.49%) SOAP
9 14 (9.79%) J2SE
10 13 (9.09%) Hibernate
11 11 (7.69%) RESTful
12 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET
13 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.29%) HTML5
14 8 (5.59%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (5.59%) ELK Stack
15 7 (4.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.10%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.28%) Unix
2 28 (19.58%) Linux
3 9 (6.29%) Windows
4 7 (4.90%) VME
5 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.10%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (66.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.47%) Test Strategy
3 44 (30.77%) Process Improvement
4 40 (27.97%) DevOps
5 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
6 27 (18.88%) Data Modelling
6 27 (18.88%) Open Source
7 25 (17.48%) Scrum
8 24 (16.78%) Configuration Management
9 23 (16.08%) TDD
10 22 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 21 (14.69%) Microservices
12 19 (13.29%) RUP
13 18 (12.59%) OO
13 18 (12.59%) Problem Management
14 17 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (9.79%) User Stories
16 12 (8.39%) Automated Testing
16 12 (8.39%) MVC
17 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 75 (52.45%) Java
2 56 (39.16%) SQL
3 48 (33.57%) Scala
4 31 (21.68%) PL/SQL
5 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
6 18 (12.59%) Ruby
7 13 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 12 (8.39%) C#
8 12 (8.39%) Python
9 11 (7.69%) COBOL
10 8 (5.59%) Groovy
11 6 (4.20%) Perl
12 4 (2.80%) PHP
13 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.70%) C
14 1 (0.70%) Haskell
14 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (16.78%) Docker
2 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 31 (21.68%) Puppet
2 7 (4.90%) Graphite
3 5 (3.50%) Packer
3 5 (3.50%) Uchiwa
4 3 (2.10%) Grafana
4 3 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.70%) Kibana
5 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (21.68%) Oracle
2 24 (16.78%) Pega
3 23 (16.08%) webMethods
4 18 (12.59%) Google
5 10 (6.99%) Adobe
6 9 (6.29%) Informatica
6 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.90%) ICL
7 7 (4.90%) WSO2
7 7 (4.90%) Xamarin
8 6 (4.20%) ForgeRock
8 6 (4.20%) MuleSoft
9 5 (3.50%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.10%) BEA
10 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.10%) VMware
11 2 (1.40%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.70%) Micro Focus
12 1 (0.70%) Splunk
12 1 (0.70%) Zend
Telford, Shropshire
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