The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 56 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.28% 10.08% 13.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.47% 12.26% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 8
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£400 £246 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.43% -17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £446 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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
190 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.96% 82.17% 90.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 57 49
Average daily rate £400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £169 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £518 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.06 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +15 40 £400 +1.58%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 42 (42.86%) SQL
2 36 (36.73%) Java
2 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.71%) UNIX
4 30 (30.61%) Test Strategy
5 29 (29.59%) webMethods
6 27 (27.55%) JavaScript
6 27 (27.55%) HTML
6 27 (27.55%) Oracle
7 26 (26.53%) PL/SQL
7 26 (26.53%) CSS
7 26 (26.53%) Open Source
8 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
9 18 (18.37%) J2EE
10 17 (17.35%) .NET
10 17 (17.35%) Data Modelling
11 16 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (16.33%) Waterfall
12 15 (15.31%) Pega
12 15 (15.31%) Informatica
12 15 (15.31%) XML
12 15 (15.31%) MySQL
13 14 (14.29%) WebLogic
13 14 (14.29%) OO
14 13 (13.27%) Web Development
14 13 (13.27%) Web Design
14 13 (13.27%) RUP
14 13 (13.27%) Perl
14 13 (13.27%) Shell Script
14 13 (13.27%) JIRA

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 14 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 12 (12.24%) Confluence
3 8 (8.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (8.16%) Apache
4 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.08%) CMS
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.04%) Lync
7 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.02%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Exstream
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.04%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) HTTP
2 3 (3.06%) Skype
3 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.04%) SSL
3 2 (2.04%) Intranet
3 2 (2.04%) Internet
3 2 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) SSH
4 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) MySQL
2 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.24%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.16%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.10%) HBase
6 5 (5.10%) Big Data
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.02%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.02%) FileMaker
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) WiX
2 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.02%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.02%) MSI
General
1 4 (4.08%) Back Office
2 3 (3.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Legal
2 3 (3.06%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) HTML
2 26 (26.53%) CSS
3 18 (18.37%) J2EE
4 17 (17.35%) .NET
5 15 (15.31%) XML
6 12 (12.24%) HTML5
7 11 (11.22%) SAX
8 8 (8.16%) REST
8 8 (8.16%) D3.js
8 8 (8.16%) Flot
9 7 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (7.14%) JSON
9 7 (7.14%) XSD
10 6 (6.12%) Web Services
11 5 (5.10%) jQuery
12 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.08%) SOAP
13 3 (3.06%) XML Schema
14 2 (2.04%) CGI
14 2 (2.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) Open Source
2 11 (11.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.02%) DTV
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.71%) UNIX
2 11 (11.22%) Linux
3 8 (8.16%) SUSE
4 6 (6.12%) Windows
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.61%) Test Strategy
3 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
4 17 (17.35%) Data Modelling
5 16 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (16.33%) Waterfall
6 14 (14.29%) OO
7 13 (13.27%) RUP
7 13 (13.27%) Web Design
7 13 (13.27%) Web Development
8 9 (9.18%) Problem Management
8 9 (9.18%) Scrum
9 6 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.12%) Microservices
10 5 (5.10%) Analytics
10 5 (5.10%) Workflow
11 4 (4.08%) Migration
11 4 (4.08%) CRM
11 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.86%) SQL
2 36 (36.73%) Java
3 27 (27.55%) JavaScript
4 26 (26.53%) PL/SQL
5 13 (13.27%) Shell Script
5 13 (13.27%) Perl
6 12 (12.24%) C#
7 7 (7.14%) Ruby
8 5 (5.10%) Python
9 2 (2.04%) VB
10 1 (1.02%) C
10 1 (1.02%) PHP
10 1 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.02%) MCTS
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (29.59%) webMethods
2 27 (27.55%) Oracle
3 15 (15.31%) Informatica
3 15 (15.31%) Pega
4 11 (11.22%) BEA
5 10 (10.20%) Business Objects
5 10 (10.20%) Adobe
6 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.14%) Sitecore
8 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.04%) Omniture
9 2 (2.04%) Google
10 1 (1.02%) Splunk
10 1 (1.02%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) SAP
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