The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Solihull region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 16 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 6.35% 18.90% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.56% 19.75% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 5
Median daily rate £311 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.11% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £248 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 157 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 96.83% 95.73% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 24
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.53% +88.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Solihull region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Solihull region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Solihull region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 21 (48.84%) HTML
1 21 (48.84%) Web Services
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 20 (46.51%) .NET
3 19 (44.19%) C#
3 19 (44.19%) CSS
4 13 (30.23%) SOAP
4 13 (30.23%) HTML5
4 13 (30.23%) REST
4 13 (30.23%) CSS3
5 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) React
6 11 (25.58%) Network Management
6 11 (25.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (23.26%) Java
7 10 (23.26%) SQL
7 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.26%) MVC
8 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle
9 8 (18.60%) C
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
10 7 (16.28%) Linux
10 7 (16.28%) UML
10 7 (16.28%) OO
10 7 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (16.28%) ETL
10 7 (16.28%) Unix
10 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) SNMP
2 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) IPv4
3 2 (4.65%) Network Security
3 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.65%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.33%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) FTP
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 2 (4.65%) OLAP
5 2 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) ClearQuest
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.30%) PVCS
5 2 (4.65%) Ant
5 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.65%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.65%) CppUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.65%) JUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Maven
5 2 (4.65%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.65%) Toad
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) HTML
1 21 (48.84%) Web Services
2 20 (46.51%) .NET
3 19 (44.19%) CSS
4 13 (30.23%) CSS3
4 13 (30.23%) HTML5
4 13 (30.23%) REST
4 13 (30.23%) SOAP
5 12 (27.91%) React
6 11 (25.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (13.95%) Apache CXF
7 6 (13.95%) XML
8 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.30%) WinForms
9 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.65%) Ajax
10 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.65%) LAMP
10 2 (4.65%) Regular Expression
10 2 (4.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
1 2 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Arduino
2 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Home Automation
2 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Network Management
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) ETL
3 7 (16.28%) OO
3 7 (16.28%) UML
4 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.95%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (13.95%) OOP
4 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.63%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) Workflow
6 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.65%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) Java
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) C
5 6 (13.95%) C++
6 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.98%) R
7 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.98%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.65%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) Ruby
8 2 (4.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Sun Certification
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) OCPJP
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) iptables
2 2 (4.65%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) CA
2 4 (9.30%) SevOne
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Ektron
4 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore