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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 42 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.45% 12.50% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.09% 13.91% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
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£270 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £370 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.48 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
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
161 115 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.58% 89.84% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 54 29
Average daily rate £430 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +50.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £21.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.87 £21.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 33 £425 +6.25% 3
Shrewsbury - 1 £288 -
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 26 (33.77%) HTML
4 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
4 24 (31.17%) CSS
5 23 (29.87%) OO
6 22 (28.57%) Java
6 22 (28.57%) Open Source
7 21 (27.27%) Web Design
7 21 (27.27%) JIRA
8 20 (25.97%) Confluence
8 20 (25.97%) SQL
9 19 (24.68%) Data Modelling
10 17 (22.08%) Adobe
11 15 (19.48%) Configuration Management
11 15 (19.48%) MySQL
11 15 (19.48%) Oracle
12 14 (18.18%) UNIX
12 14 (18.18%) XML
12 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (16.88%) Linux
13 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
13 13 (16.88%) Informatica
13 13 (16.88%) Scrum
13 13 (16.88%) HTML5
13 13 (16.88%) MongoDB
14 12 (15.58%) Web Development
14 12 (15.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
15 11 (14.29%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (25.97%) Confluence
2 12 (15.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 11 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) Apache
5 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.60%) Lync
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.30%) Documentum
7 1 (1.30%) Captiva
7 1 (1.30%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.30%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
1 6 (7.79%) Skype
2 5 (6.49%) Intranet
3 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) Firewall
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) MySQL
2 13 (16.88%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.99%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.49%) Big Data
6 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.49%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.90%) HBase
8 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.30%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.30%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.30%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) JIRA
2 4 (5.19%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.30%) Ant
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 3 (3.90%) Legal
1 3 (3.90%) Publishing
2 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
2 1 (1.30%) Back Office
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) HTML
2 24 (31.17%) CSS
3 14 (18.18%) XML
4 13 (16.88%) HTML5
5 11 (14.29%) J2EE
6 10 (12.99%) XSD
7 8 (10.39%) D3.js
7 8 (10.39%) Flot
8 6 (7.79%) REST
9 3 (3.90%) JSON
9 3 (3.90%) .NET
10 2 (2.60%) CGI
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.30%) XSLT
11 1 (1.30%) WCF
11 1 (1.30%) LINQ
11 1 (1.30%) Django
11 1 (1.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.30%) Arduino
2 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) UNIX
2 13 (16.88%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) SUSE
4 3 (3.90%) Windows
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 23 (29.87%) OO
4 22 (28.57%) Open Source
5 21 (27.27%) Web Design
6 19 (24.68%) Data Modelling
7 15 (19.48%) Configuration Management
8 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (16.88%) Scrum
10 12 (15.58%) Web Development
11 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
12 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
12 6 (7.79%) Workflow
12 6 (7.79%) RUP
12 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (7.79%) Microservices
13 4 (5.19%) SDLC
14 3 (3.90%) Project Planning
14 3 (3.90%) ETL
14 3 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
2 22 (28.57%) Java
3 20 (25.97%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
5 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.69%) Perl
6 7 (9.09%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) COBOL
8 2 (2.60%) C#
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Adobe
2 15 (19.48%) Oracle
3 13 (16.88%) Informatica
4 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.09%) Pega
6 6 (7.79%) webMethods
7 5 (6.49%) BEA
8 1 (1.30%) WSO2
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