The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 61 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.33% 18.11% 12.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.93% 19.56% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 19
Average daily rate
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£331 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £38.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 - £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 - £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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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 Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 225 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 88.67% 92.59% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 132 116
Average daily rate £375 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 14
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £10.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £37.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 52 (42.28%) JavaScript
1 52 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.65%) HTML
3 39 (31.71%) CSS
4 38 (30.89%) Java
5 35 (28.46%) SQL
6 34 (27.64%) TDD
7 27 (21.95%) OO
8 25 (20.33%) jQuery
9 22 (17.89%) SOAP
10 21 (17.07%) .NET
11 20 (16.26%) C#
11 20 (16.26%) MVC
11 20 (16.26%) HTML5
12 18 (14.63%) CSS3
12 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
13 17 (13.82%) Scrum
14 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
14 16 (13.01%) Web Services
14 16 (13.01%) Linux
15 15 (12.20%) Oracle
16 14 (11.38%) PHP
16 14 (11.38%) J2EE
17 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (9.76%) MongoDB
18 12 (9.76%) Finance
19 11 (8.94%) Subversion
19 11 (8.94%) Degree
19 11 (8.94%) Salesforce.com
19 11 (8.94%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 11 (8.94%) Node.js
2 8 (6.50%) IIS
3 6 (4.88%) Apache
4 5 (4.07%) WordPress
5 4 (3.25%) Alfresco
5 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.25%) Liferay
6 3 (2.44%) CMS
6 3 (2.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.81%) SAS
8 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.81%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.63%) Endur
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Force.com
2 4 (3.25%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Internet
2 6 (4.88%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
5 1 (0.81%) SMTP
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) PBX
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.94%) MySQL
3 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.44%) DB2
6 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.63%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.81%) MS Access
8 1 (0.81%) DTS
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.94%) Subversion
2 11 (8.94%) Grunt
3 9 (7.32%) QUnit
3 9 (7.32%) Jasmine
4 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.07%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.07%) JIRA
5 4 (3.25%) IntelliJ
5 4 (3.25%) Gradle
6 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.63%) ERwin
6 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.63%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.81%) Hudson
7 1 (0.81%) JMeter
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.81%) Xcode
General
1 12 (9.76%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.07%) Turkish Language
4 4 (3.25%) Marketing
4 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.44%) Electronics
6 2 (1.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.65%) HTML
2 39 (31.71%) CSS
3 25 (20.33%) jQuery
4 22 (17.89%) SOAP
5 21 (17.07%) .NET
6 20 (16.26%) HTML5
7 18 (14.63%) CSS3
7 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
8 16 (13.01%) Web Services
9 14 (11.38%) J2EE
10 11 (8.94%) Visualforce
10 11 (8.94%) Sass
11 10 (8.13%) Backbone.js
11 10 (8.13%) REST
11 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET
12 9 (7.32%) Ajax
12 9 (7.32%) XML
13 7 (5.69%) LAMP
13 7 (5.69%) JSON
14 6 (4.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) Open Source
3 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.44%) DTV
5 3 (2.44%) AS400
5 3 (2.44%) iSeries
6 2 (1.63%) Informatics
6 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.63%) W3C
6 2 (1.63%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) Kinect
7 1 (0.81%) NHS
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) Linux
2 8 (6.50%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Solaris
3 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.44%) Windows
4 3 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Debian
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.64%) TDD
3 27 (21.95%) OO
4 20 (16.26%) MVC
5 17 (13.82%) Scrum
6 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.69%) Project Management
8 7 (5.69%) Pair Programming
8 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
10 5 (4.07%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.07%) ERP
10 5 (4.07%) ETL
11 4 (3.25%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.25%) SOA
11 4 (3.25%) OOP
11 4 (3.25%) Functional Testing
11 4 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.28%) JavaScript
2 38 (30.89%) Java
3 35 (28.46%) SQL
4 20 (16.26%) C#
5 14 (11.38%) PHP
6 11 (8.94%) Apex Code
7 8 (6.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.50%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.88%) Groovy
8 6 (4.88%) VBScript
8 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.25%) Scala
10 3 (2.44%) RPG/400
10 3 (2.44%) RPG IV
10 3 (2.44%) RPG
10 3 (2.44%) Perl
10 3 (2.44%) Ruby
11 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.63%) MUMPS
11 2 (1.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Oracle
2 11 (8.94%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.07%) SAP
4 4 (3.25%) GigaSpaces
4 4 (3.25%) Zend
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.44%) Informatica
5 3 (2.44%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (1.63%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.63%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.63%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) BMC
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) Apple
7 1 (0.81%) Remedy
7 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
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