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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 22 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 17.19% 7.65% 12.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.60% 8.11% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £338 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +13.71%
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
125 185 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 97.66% 94.39% 89.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 29
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £28.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +161.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) .NET
3 13 (39.39%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) CSS3
5 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) MVC
7 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 8 (24.24%) SOAP
8 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
8 7 (21.21%) Analytics
8 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.18%) XML
10 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
10 5 (15.15%) Firewall
10 5 (15.15%) Retail
10 5 (15.15%) JIRA
10 5 (15.15%) Sass
10 5 (15.15%) IaaS
10 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
10 5 (15.15%) Jasmine

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 (15.15%) Confluence
1 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) HipChat
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) Broadband
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) OLAP
3 2 (6.06%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) Protractor
2 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) CSS
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
3 10 (30.30%) CSS3
3 10 (30.30%) HTML5
4 8 (24.24%) SOAP
5 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (18.18%) XML
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.15%) Highcharts JS
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) Node.js
6 5 (15.15%) REST
6 5 (15.15%) Sass
7 4 (12.12%) React
7 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.12%) Web Services
8 3 (9.09%) WCF
9 2 (6.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Network Management
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) ETL
5 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (6.06%) MVVM
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) SOLID
6 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) XAML
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago