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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 55 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 18.58% 13.60% 14.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.52% 14.91% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 16
Average daily rate
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£317 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £289 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £387 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £28.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £28.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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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
268 228 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 90.54% 91.20% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 137 119
Average daily rate £400 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 23
Average hourly rate £17.22 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £44.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Slough

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.48%) HTML
2 44 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 40 (32.26%) Java
4 37 (29.84%) CSS
5 33 (26.61%) TDD
6 31 (25.00%) SQL
7 28 (22.58%) OO
8 24 (19.35%) SOAP
9 22 (17.74%) jQuery
10 21 (16.94%) C#
10 21 (16.94%) HTML5
11 20 (16.13%) .NET
12 19 (15.32%) CSS3
13 18 (14.52%) AngularJS
14 17 (13.71%) Web Services
15 15 (12.10%) Linux
15 15 (12.10%) MVC
15 15 (12.10%) Scrum
16 14 (11.29%) Git (software)
17 13 (10.48%) Finance
18 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
18 12 (9.68%) Node.js
19 11 (8.87%) MongoDB
19 11 (8.87%) J2EE
19 11 (8.87%) UNIX
19 11 (8.87%) Telecoms
20 10 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
20 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
20 10 (8.06%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (9.68%) Node.js
2 4 (3.23%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.42%) IIS
3 3 (2.42%) CMS
4 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.61%) Liferay
4 2 (1.61%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.81%) Lync
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) Mule
5 1 (0.81%) WordPress
5 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.61%) Endur
2 2 (1.61%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Force.com
2 2 (1.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Yammer
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.03%) Internet
3 4 (3.23%) HTTP
4 2 (1.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.81%) PBX
5 1 (0.81%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.45%) MySQL
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.84%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.42%) DB2
6 3 (2.42%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) QlikView
8 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.06%) Grunt
3 8 (6.45%) QUnit
3 8 (6.45%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.65%) Subversion
5 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.42%) JIRA
6 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.61%) ERwin
7 2 (1.61%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.61%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.61%) Hudson
7 2 (1.61%) Gradle
8 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.81%) Xcode
8 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 13 (10.48%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.03%) Turkish Language
4 4 (3.23%) Legal
4 4 (3.23%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.42%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.48%) HTML
2 37 (29.84%) CSS
3 24 (19.35%) SOAP
4 22 (17.74%) jQuery
5 21 (16.94%) HTML5
6 20 (16.13%) .NET
7 19 (15.32%) CSS3
8 18 (14.52%) AngularJS
9 17 (13.71%) Web Services
10 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
11 11 (8.87%) J2EE
12 10 (8.06%) XML
12 10 (8.06%) Visualforce
12 10 (8.06%) REST
12 10 (8.06%) Backbone.js
12 10 (8.06%) Sass
13 9 (7.26%) Ajax
13 9 (7.26%) JSON
14 7 (5.65%) RESTful
15 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) Open Source
3 7 (5.65%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.42%) iSeries
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) AS400
6 3 (2.42%) DTV
7 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.61%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.81%) Kinect
8 1 (0.81%) CMDB
8 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.81%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Linux
2 11 (8.87%) UNIX
3 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.42%) Android
5 2 (1.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) TDD
3 28 (22.58%) OO
4 15 (12.10%) MVC
4 15 (12.10%) Scrum
5 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (5.65%) Multithreading
7 6 (4.84%) Web Development
7 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.03%) Waterfall
8 5 (4.03%) Pair Programming
8 5 (4.03%) ETL
8 5 (4.03%) ERP
8 5 (4.03%) OOP
9 4 (3.23%) Project Management
9 4 (3.23%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.23%) SOA
9 4 (3.23%) Web Application Development
9 4 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 40 (32.26%) Java
3 31 (25.00%) SQL
4 21 (16.94%) C#
5 10 (8.06%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.06%) Apex Code
6 9 (7.26%) PHP
7 6 (4.84%) MUMPS
8 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.23%) Groovy
10 3 (2.42%) RPG/400
10 3 (2.42%) RPG IV
10 3 (2.42%) Ruby
10 3 (2.42%) RPG
10 3 (2.42%) Perl
10 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.42%) VBScript
11 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.61%) Python
11 2 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (8.06%) Oracle
2 6 (4.84%) InterSystems
2 6 (4.84%) SAP
3 3 (2.42%) IBM
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.42%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.61%) OpenLink
4 2 (1.61%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.61%) Zend
4 2 (1.61%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (0.81%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.81%) BMC
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe
5 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
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