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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 26 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.46% 25.93% 19.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.57% 27.27% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 7
Median daily rate £390 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £378 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +4.28%
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
148 77 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 93.67% 95.06% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 36
Median daily rate £390 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 24 (46.15%) Web Services
2 23 (44.23%) HTML
3 21 (40.38%) .NET
4 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
5 18 (34.62%) SQL
5 18 (34.62%) C#
5 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 17 (32.69%) Oracle
6 17 (32.69%) CSS
7 15 (28.85%) Java
8 14 (26.92%) Windows
9 13 (25.00%) ClearQuest
9 13 (25.00%) JIRA
9 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 13 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
10 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
10 12 (23.08%) HTML5
10 12 (23.08%) CSS3
10 12 (23.08%) Unix
10 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
11 11 (21.15%) C++
11 11 (21.15%) UML
11 11 (21.15%) SOAP
11 11 (21.15%) PVCS
11 11 (21.15%) OO
11 11 (21.15%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
11 11 (21.15%) REST
11 11 (21.15%) React

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 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) SNMP
2 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.77%) ZigBee
3 2 (3.85%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.85%) IPv4
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) FTP
4 1 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (17.31%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle OWB
3 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
3 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) ClearQuest
1 13 (25.00%) JIRA
2 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) PVCS
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (17.31%) Toad
4 6 (11.54%) Ant
4 6 (11.54%) Artifactory
4 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.54%) JUnit
4 6 (11.54%) Maven
5 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.85%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.85%) CppUnit
7 2 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) Web Services
2 23 (44.23%) HTML
3 21 (40.38%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) CSS
5 12 (23.08%) CSS3
5 12 (23.08%) HTML5
6 11 (21.15%) React
6 11 (21.15%) REST
6 11 (21.15%) SOAP
7 10 (19.23%) Apache CXF
7 10 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (17.31%) XML
9 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
9 6 (11.54%) J2EE
9 6 (11.54%) JSP
9 6 (11.54%) Servlets
9 6 (11.54%) Spring
10 4 (7.69%) WinForms
11 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.77%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Arduino
4 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.92%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.92%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 8 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) OO
2 11 (21.15%) UML
3 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (19.23%) Network Management
3 10 (19.23%) OOP
4 9 (17.31%) MVC
5 7 (13.46%) ETL
6 6 (11.54%) Scrum
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (9.62%) Workflow
8 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 3 (5.77%) ITSM
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) C#
1 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) Java
3 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 11 (21.15%) C++
5 9 (17.31%) C
5 9 (17.31%) VB
6 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.77%) Python
7 3 (5.77%) R
7 3 (5.77%) Ruby
7 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.77%) VB6
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) Sun Certification
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (5.77%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) iptables
2 2 (3.85%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) CA
2 4 (7.69%) SevOne
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Ektron
4 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lennon Wright
Posted: 3 days ago