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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 121 60 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.73% 29.70% 10.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.40% 30.77% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £471 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
398 195 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.79% 96.53% 83.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 100 56
Median daily rate £460 £425 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.87 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -1 101 £400 - 11
Ludlow - 1 - -
Shrewsbury - 1 £238 - 2
Developer
West Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 106 (52.22%) SQL
2 100 (49.26%) Unix
3 87 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 84 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (38.42%) Informatica
6 75 (36.95%) Oracle
6 75 (36.95%) Test Strategy
7 66 (32.51%) Java
8 65 (32.02%) Software Engineering
9 58 (28.57%) Scrum
10 55 (27.09%) BusinessObjects
11 54 (26.60%) DevOps
12 52 (25.62%) J2EE
13 49 (24.14%) Data Modelling
14 48 (23.65%) Puppet
14 48 (23.65%) Pega
15 46 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
16 43 (21.18%) Configuration Management
16 43 (21.18%) PL/SQL
17 42 (20.69%) Pentaho
18 41 (20.20%) Hadoop
18 41 (20.20%) Waterfall
19 36 (17.73%) Confluence
19 36 (17.73%) RUP
19 36 (17.73%) JIRA
20 35 (17.24%) OO
20 35 (17.24%) WebLogic
20 35 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
21 34 (16.75%) Git (software)
22 33 (16.26%) CSS

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 36 (17.73%) Confluence
2 35 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 29 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.96%) Apache
4 6 (2.96%) JBoss
5 5 (2.46%) Mule
6 4 (1.97%) SAS
6 4 (1.97%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.49%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
2 31 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (14.78%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) HTTP
2 7 (3.45%) SSL
2 7 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (27.09%) BusinessObjects
2 42 (20.69%) Pentaho
3 41 (20.20%) Hadoop
4 28 (13.79%) Big Data
5 22 (10.84%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.40%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.94%) MariaDB
8 7 (3.45%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.96%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.49%) HBase
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (17.73%) JIRA
2 34 (16.75%) Git (software)
3 28 (13.79%) Vagrant
4 25 (12.32%) ClearCase
5 12 (5.91%) JUnit
5 12 (5.91%) Selenium
6 9 (4.43%) CA Gen
6 9 (4.43%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.94%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.94%) IntelliJ
7 8 (3.94%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.45%) PVCS
9 4 (1.97%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.99%) Spock
10 2 (0.99%) TestNG
10 2 (0.99%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.49%) Maven
11 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 3 (1.48%) Finance
2 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.62%) J2EE
2 33 (16.26%) CSS
3 23 (11.33%) ELK Stack
3 23 (11.33%) Sensu
4 21 (10.34%) JSON
4 21 (10.34%) XML
5 20 (9.85%) HTML
6 18 (8.87%) Play Framework
6 18 (8.87%) Spring
7 17 (8.37%) J2SE
8 16 (7.88%) HTML5
9 15 (7.39%) jQuery
10 14 (6.90%) .NET
11 13 (6.40%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET
13 10 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (4.93%) REST
13 10 (4.93%) SOAP
14 8 (3.94%) Hibernate
15 7 (3.45%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) Data Integration
2 5 (2.46%) Data Centre
3 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (0.99%) Clustering
3 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (0.99%) Statistics
4 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.49%) FMCG
4 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 100 (49.26%) Unix
2 30 (14.78%) Linux
3 2 (0.99%) Windows
4 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (36.95%) Test Strategy
3 65 (32.02%) Software Engineering
4 58 (28.57%) Scrum
5 54 (26.60%) DevOps
6 49 (24.14%) Data Modelling
7 46 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (21.18%) Configuration Management
9 41 (20.20%) Waterfall
10 36 (17.73%) RUP
11 35 (17.24%) OO
12 33 (16.26%) Service Management
13 31 (15.27%) Problem Management
14 25 (12.32%) Open Source
14 25 (12.32%) Process Improvement
15 22 (10.84%) Identity Access Management
16 18 (8.87%) User Stories
17 16 (7.88%) Analytics
18 13 (6.40%) SDLC
19 12 (5.91%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (52.22%) SQL
2 87 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 66 (32.51%) Java
4 43 (21.18%) PL/SQL
5 30 (14.78%) Ruby
6 27 (13.30%) Scala
7 26 (12.81%) JavaScript
8 22 (10.84%) Perl
9 13 (6.40%) C#
10 11 (5.42%) C
11 6 (2.96%) Haskell
12 4 (1.97%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.99%) Groovy
13 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.49%) Python
14 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (13.30%) SC Cleared
1 27 (13.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.91%) Docker
2 3 (1.48%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.48%) vSphere
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 48 (23.65%) Puppet
2 29 (14.29%) Packer
3 23 (11.33%) Uchiwa
4 22 (10.84%) Graphite
5 16 (7.88%) Terraform
6 9 (4.43%) Grafana
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (38.42%) Informatica
2 75 (36.95%) Oracle
3 48 (23.65%) Pega
4 30 (14.78%) Google
5 28 (13.79%) MuleSoft
6 23 (11.33%) webMethods
7 22 (10.84%) ForgeRock
8 21 (10.34%) Atlassian
8 21 (10.34%) Cloudera
9 13 (6.40%) WSO2
10 10 (4.93%) BEA
11 8 (3.94%) Adobe
12 3 (1.48%) VMware
13 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
13 2 (0.99%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.49%) CA
14 1 (0.49%) Cognos
14 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
14 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.49%) SAP
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