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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 46 65 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.97% 25.39% 19.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 26.64% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £513 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Developer
Berkshire

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
253 244 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 93.36% 95.31% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 119 103
Average daily rate £350 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.50 £200.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% -90.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 32 (38.55%) HTML
2 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.12%) CSS
4 24 (28.92%) Java
5 23 (27.71%) PHP
6 21 (25.30%) .NET
7 20 (24.10%) OO
8 19 (22.89%) jQuery
9 17 (20.48%) MySQL
9 17 (20.48%) SOAP
10 16 (19.28%) MVC
10 16 (19.28%) TDD
11 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (16.87%) SQL
12 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
13 13 (15.66%) Linux
14 12 (14.46%) C#
14 12 (14.46%) RESTful
14 12 (14.46%) Open Source
14 12 (14.46%) HTML5
15 11 (13.25%) XML
16 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
16 10 (12.05%) J2EE
16 10 (12.05%) Web Services
16 10 (12.05%) Scrum
16 10 (12.05%) Groovy
16 10 (12.05%) Subversion
17 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (10.84%) Scala
17 9 (10.84%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (7.23%) IIS
1 6 (7.23%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) CMS
2 4 (4.82%) WordPress
3 3 (3.61%) Drupal
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) Liferay
4 2 (2.41%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.20%) Moodle
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.20%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Force.com
2 2 (2.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) MySQL
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.41%) QlikView
5 2 (2.41%) DataStage
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.20%) DB2
6 1 (1.20%) OLAP
6 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.05%) Subversion
3 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
4 7 (8.43%) QUnit
4 7 (8.43%) Jasmine
4 7 (8.43%) Grunt
5 5 (6.02%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.82%) Ant
7 3 (3.61%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.61%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.41%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.41%) Gradle
9 1 (1.20%) Mockito
9 1 (1.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.20%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.20%) Hudson
9 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.20%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
5 3 (3.61%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
6 1 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (1.20%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) HTML
2 25 (30.12%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) .NET
4 19 (22.89%) jQuery
5 17 (20.48%) SOAP
6 12 (14.46%) RESTful
6 12 (14.46%) HTML5
7 11 (13.25%) XML
8 10 (12.05%) Web Services
8 10 (12.05%) J2EE
9 9 (10.84%) LAMP
9 9 (10.84%) CSS3
10 8 (9.64%) Sass
10 8 (9.64%) Ajax
11 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
12 5 (6.02%) WPF
13 4 (4.82%) Visualforce
13 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (4.82%) WCF
13 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Open Source
2 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.61%) Informatics
3 3 (3.61%) DTV
4 2 (2.41%) iPhone
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) W3C
5 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) SCORM
5 1 (1.20%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) Android
4 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Debian
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) OO
2 16 (19.28%) MVC
2 16 (19.28%) TDD
3 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.05%) Scrum
5 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.64%) Pair Programming
6 8 (9.64%) OOP
6 8 (9.64%) SOA
7 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.23%) CRM
9 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.02%) Analytics
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.82%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.82%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.82%) Project Management
10 4 (4.82%) Validation
10 4 (4.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
2 24 (28.92%) Java
3 23 (27.71%) PHP
4 14 (16.87%) SQL
5 12 (14.46%) C#
6 10 (12.05%) Groovy
7 9 (10.84%) Scala
8 5 (6.02%) Apex Code
9 4 (4.82%) PHP5
9 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.41%) VBScript
11 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.20%) ABAP
12 1 (1.20%) Python
12 1 (1.20%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.02%) SAP
3 5 (6.02%) Siebel
4 4 (4.82%) Zend
5 3 (3.61%) IBM
5 3 (3.61%) Informatica
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe
6 2 (2.41%) Lotus
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
6 2 (2.41%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) Akamai
7 1 (1.20%) Tableau
7 1 (1.20%) Twitter
7 1 (1.20%) JDA
7 1 (1.20%) ILOG
7 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
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