The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 39 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.29% 22.13% 20.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.46% 23.53% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 221 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 92.94% 94.04% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 115 98
Average daily rate £350 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £122.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 26 (36.62%) HTML
2 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) Java
3 21 (29.58%) CSS
4 19 (26.76%) OO
5 18 (25.35%) PHP
6 17 (23.94%) .NET
6 17 (23.94%) jQuery
7 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
7 15 (21.13%) SOAP
7 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (19.72%) TDD
9 13 (18.31%) MySQL
10 12 (16.90%) RESTful
10 12 (16.90%) HTML5
10 12 (16.90%) MVC
11 11 (15.49%) SQL
11 11 (15.49%) Open Source
12 10 (14.08%) C#
12 10 (14.08%) XML
13 9 (12.68%) J2EE
13 9 (12.68%) Linux
13 9 (12.68%) Scrum
13 9 (12.68%) CSS3
13 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (12.68%) Groovy
14 8 (11.27%) Scala
14 8 (11.27%) Sass
14 8 (11.27%) OOP
14 8 (11.27%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (7.04%) Apache
2 4 (5.63%) CMS
2 4 (5.63%) Drupal
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) Liferay
4 1 (1.41%) Moodle
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) PegaRULES
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Force.com
2 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.82%) QlikView
5 2 (2.82%) DataStage
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.41%) DB2
6 1 (1.41%) OLAP
6 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.41%) OLTP
6 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) QUnit
2 7 (9.86%) Jasmine
2 7 (9.86%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.86%) Subversion
2 7 (9.86%) Grunt
3 5 (7.04%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.63%) Ant
5 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.41%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.41%) Gradle
6 1 (1.41%) Mockito
6 1 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.41%) Hudson
6 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.41%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
5 3 (4.23%) Electronics
6 2 (2.82%) Games
7 1 (1.41%) Billing
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Publishing
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) HTML
2 21 (29.58%) CSS
3 17 (23.94%) .NET
3 17 (23.94%) jQuery
4 15 (21.13%) SOAP
5 12 (16.90%) RESTful
5 12 (16.90%) HTML5
6 10 (14.08%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) J2EE
7 9 (12.68%) CSS3
8 8 (11.27%) Sass
8 8 (11.27%) Web Services
9 6 (8.45%) Ajax
9 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.45%) LAMP
10 4 (5.63%) WPF
10 4 (5.63%) Visualforce
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Open Source
2 3 (4.23%) DTV
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) SCORM
4 1 (1.41%) Informatics
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Online Games
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) W3C
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) OO
2 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) TDD
4 12 (16.90%) MVC
5 9 (12.68%) Scrum
5 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.27%) OOP
6 8 (11.27%) SOA
7 7 (9.86%) Pair Programming
8 6 (8.45%) CRM
9 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.04%) Analytics
10 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.63%) Validation
10 4 (5.63%) Migration
10 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.23%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.58%) Java
3 18 (25.35%) PHP
4 11 (15.49%) SQL
5 10 (14.08%) C#
6 9 (12.68%) Groovy
7 8 (11.27%) Scala
8 5 (7.04%) Apex Code
9 3 (4.23%) PHP5
9 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.41%) ABAP
11 1 (1.41%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.41%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.04%) SAP
2 5 (7.04%) Siebel
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe
5 2 (2.82%) Lotus
5 2 (2.82%) Apple
5 2 (2.82%) Zend
6 1 (1.41%) Akamai
6 1 (1.41%) Tableau
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
6 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) JDA
6 1 (1.41%) ILOG
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) GigaSpaces
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