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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.25% 15.56% 21.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.79% 16.67% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 20
Average daily rate
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£319 £326 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +15.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £263 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.75 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
246 240 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 86.93% 93.39% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 135 113
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.90 £26.90 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.03%) HTML
3 19 (25.68%) CSS
4 16 (21.62%) SQL
5 15 (20.27%) .NET
5 15 (20.27%) OO
5 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.92%) C#
6 14 (18.92%) Web Services
7 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
8 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
8 12 (16.22%) PHP
8 12 (16.22%) Web Development
8 12 (16.22%) HTML5
9 11 (14.86%) CSS3
9 11 (14.86%) Java
10 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (12.16%) Multithreading
11 9 (12.16%) WCF
11 9 (12.16%) MySQL
11 9 (12.16%) XML
12 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
12 8 (10.81%) ETL
12 8 (10.81%) jQuery
13 7 (9.46%) REST

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (5.41%) CMS
1 4 (5.41%) WordPress
2 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) Node.js
3 2 (2.70%) Drupal
3 2 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.35%) Lync
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Heroku
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) IPv4
2 1 (1.35%) IPv6
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) 3G
2 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) WiMAX
2 1 (1.35%) LTE
2 1 (1.35%) 4G
2 1 (1.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (12.16%) MySQL
4 5 (6.76%) QlikView
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.41%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (4.05%) SAP BW
6 3 (4.05%) OLAP
7 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.70%) SAP BI
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.35%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) Grunt
4 1 (1.35%) Bower
4 1 (1.35%) Hudson
4 1 (1.35%) Capybara
4 1 (1.35%) Xcode
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
1 6 (8.11%) Retail
2 4 (5.41%) Games
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) HTML
2 19 (25.68%) CSS
3 15 (20.27%) .NET
4 14 (18.92%) Web Services
5 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (16.22%) HTML5
6 11 (14.86%) CSS3
7 9 (12.16%) WCF
7 9 (12.16%) XML
8 8 (10.81%) jQuery
9 7 (9.46%) REST
9 7 (9.46%) SOAP
10 6 (8.11%) WPF
10 6 (8.11%) Django
11 5 (6.76%) MDX
11 5 (6.76%) Ajax
12 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (4.05%) JSON
13 3 (4.05%) LINQ
13 3 (4.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Statistics
1 3 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (4.05%) User Experience
1 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) UNIX
3 3 (4.05%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
4 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) OO
1 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.22%) Web Development
3 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 9 (12.16%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.81%) ETL
6 7 (9.46%) MVC
6 7 (9.46%) TDD
7 4 (5.41%) Data Architecture
7 4 (5.41%) OOD
7 4 (5.41%) OOP
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.05%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.05%) Android Development
8 3 (4.05%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (4.05%) Data Transformation
8 3 (4.05%) Scrum
8 3 (4.05%) Time Management
8 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.62%) SQL
3 14 (18.92%) C#
4 12 (16.22%) PHP
5 11 (14.86%) Java
6 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.11%) Python
8 4 (5.41%) MUMPS
9 2 (2.70%) C++
9 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.35%) Ruby
10 1 (1.35%) PHP5
10 1 (1.35%) ABAP
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) SAP
2 4 (5.41%) InterSystems
3 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) Zend
4 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Sage
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