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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 13 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 11 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 7.05% 15.18% 19.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.65% 15.74% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
114 108 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 73.08% 96.43% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 22
Median daily rate £350 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2017, 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 19 (61.29%) HTML
1 19 (61.29%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) .NET
4 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) C#
4 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
5 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
6 6 (19.35%) Android
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
6 6 (19.35%) Android Development
6 6 (19.35%) iOS Development
6 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
6 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (19.35%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (19.35%) CSS3
7 5 (16.13%) Node.js
7 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
7 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
7 5 (16.13%) Highcharts JS
7 5 (16.13%) IaaS

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 (16.13%) Confluence
1 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) OLAP
4 2 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
3 5 (16.13%) JIRA
3 5 (16.13%) Protractor
3 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) GitLab
5 1 (3.23%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) CSS
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
3 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
4 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) CSS3
5 6 (19.35%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (16.13%) Highcharts JS
6 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 5 (16.13%) Node.js
6 5 (16.13%) Sass
6 5 (16.13%) Xamarin.iOS
6 5 (16.13%) XSLT
7 4 (12.90%) SOAP
7 4 (12.90%) XML
8 3 (9.68%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
8 3 (9.68%) WPF
9 2 (6.45%) MDX
9 2 (6.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Android
1 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Analytics
2 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 6 (19.35%) Android Development
3 6 (19.35%) iOS Development
4 4 (12.90%) OOP
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (9.68%) ETL
5 3 (9.68%) MVVM
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) SOLID
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Network Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) XAML
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Xamarin
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint