The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 17 April 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 Solihull 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 16 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.80% 23.73% 11.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.79% 25.93% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate £350 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.15% -38.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £335 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 92.80% 91.53% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 16 11
Average daily rate £325 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.25 £14.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.31% +70.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) VBA
4 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
5 8 (27.59%) .NET
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 7 (24.14%) Java
6 7 (24.14%) Perl
6 7 (24.14%) MySQL
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) MS Office
7 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 4 (13.79%) MDX
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
10 3 (10.34%) XML
10 3 (10.34%) XHTML
10 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) ETL
10 3 (10.34%) SLA
10 3 (10.34%) C#
10 3 (10.34%) W3C

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 4 (13.79%) MDX
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) Visualforce
4 3 (10.34%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (10.34%) XHTML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) CSS3
5 2 (6.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (6.90%) Flash
5 2 (6.90%) WCF
5 2 (6.90%) WPF
5 2 (6.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) W3C
2 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
1 3 (10.34%) ETL
1 3 (10.34%) Migration
1 3 (10.34%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (6.90%) Android Development
2 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
2 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (6.90%) SEO
2 2 (6.90%) Validation
2 2 (6.90%) Content Management
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
2 2 (6.90%) MVVM
3 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
3 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) VBA
4 7 (24.14%) Perl
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Apex Code
6 3 (10.34%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) Stellent
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £320.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago