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 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 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 43 45 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.19% 16.73% 26.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.20% 17.86% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 28
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £240 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £21.25 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.48 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
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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
250 252 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 88.34% 93.68% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 138 114
Average daily rate £338 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £23.00 £36.00
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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.78%) CSS
3 23 (33.33%) HTML
4 19 (27.54%) OO
4 19 (27.54%) HTML5
5 18 (26.09%) CSS3
6 17 (24.64%) SQL
7 16 (23.19%) jQuery
8 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
8 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
8 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (17.39%) .NET
9 12 (17.39%) PHP
10 11 (15.94%) C#
10 11 (15.94%) Ajax
10 11 (15.94%) Sass
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (14.49%) MySQL
11 10 (14.49%) Web Services
12 9 (13.04%) Retail
12 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
12 9 (13.04%) JSON
12 9 (13.04%) WCF
12 9 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (13.04%) LESS
13 8 (11.59%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.80%) CMS
1 4 (5.80%) WordPress
2 3 (4.35%) Drupal
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (2.90%) Node.js
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Heroku
3 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) UMTS
1 1 (1.45%) IPv4
1 1 (1.45%) IPv6
1 1 (1.45%) 3G
1 1 (1.45%) Telnet
1 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.45%) Wireless
1 1 (1.45%) WiMAX
1 1 (1.45%) SSH
1 1 (1.45%) LTE
1 1 (1.45%) 4G
1 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (14.49%) MySQL
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.25%) QlikView
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.80%) SAP BW
5 3 (4.35%) OLAP
6 2 (2.90%) MS Access
6 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.90%) SAP BI
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.90%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.45%) Toad
4 1 (1.45%) Xcode
4 1 (1.45%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.45%) Capybara
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
4 1 (1.45%) Bower
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 9 (13.04%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
3 3 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.78%) CSS
2 23 (33.33%) HTML
3 19 (27.54%) HTML5
4 18 (26.09%) CSS3
5 16 (23.19%) jQuery
6 12 (17.39%) .NET
7 11 (15.94%) Ajax
7 11 (15.94%) Sass
8 10 (14.49%) Web Services
9 9 (13.04%) JSON
9 9 (13.04%) LESS
9 9 (13.04%) WCF
9 9 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.14%) REST
12 6 (8.70%) WPF
12 6 (8.70%) Django
12 6 (8.70%) XML
12 6 (8.70%) JSP
13 5 (7.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Statistics
1 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (4.35%) User Experience
1 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Android
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Solaris
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) OO
2 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
2 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) MVC
3 8 (11.59%) ETL
3 8 (11.59%) Web Development
4 6 (8.70%) OOP
5 5 (7.25%) TDD
5 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (7.25%) Android Development
6 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.80%) Data Transformation
6 4 (5.80%) Data Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.35%) Scrum
7 3 (4.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
2 17 (24.64%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) PHP
4 11 (15.94%) C#
5 7 (10.14%) Java
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.70%) Python
7 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.90%) C
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) ABAP
8 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.90%) PHP5
8 2 (2.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
9 1 (1.45%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) SAP
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.45%) Zend
4 1 (1.45%) Sage
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
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