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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 35 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 22.73% 23.38% 23.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.31% 24.66% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 10
Median daily rate £364 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
144 73 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 93.51% 94.81% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 36
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £22.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 23 (41.07%) .NET
2 22 (39.29%) Web Services
3 21 (37.50%) HTML
4 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
5 18 (32.14%) SQL
5 18 (32.14%) Oracle
6 16 (28.57%) C#
6 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 15 (26.79%) Java
7 15 (26.79%) CSS
8 14 (25.00%) Windows
9 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
9 13 (23.21%) VB
9 13 (23.21%) ClearQuest
9 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.21%) JIRA
9 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
9 13 (23.21%) Defect Tracking
10 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 12 (21.43%) Unix
10 12 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (19.64%) OO
11 11 (19.64%) UML
11 11 (19.64%) PVCS
11 11 (19.64%) C++
11 11 (19.64%) HTML5
11 11 (19.64%) CSS3
11 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
12 10 (17.86%) Apache CXF
12 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration

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 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) SNMP
2 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.36%) ZigBee
3 2 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.57%) IPv4
3 2 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (16.07%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (16.07%) Oracle OWB
3 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.79%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) ClearQuest
1 13 (23.21%) JIRA
2 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (19.64%) PVCS
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (16.07%) Toad
5 6 (10.71%) Ant
5 6 (10.71%) Artifactory
5 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
5 6 (10.71%) JUnit
5 6 (10.71%) Maven
6 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.57%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.57%) CppUnit
7 2 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) .NET
2 22 (39.29%) Web Services
3 21 (37.50%) HTML
4 15 (26.79%) CSS
5 11 (19.64%) CSS3
5 11 (19.64%) HTML5
6 10 (17.86%) Apache CXF
6 10 (17.86%) React
7 9 (16.07%) REST
7 9 (16.07%) SOAP
7 9 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (14.29%) XML
9 7 (12.50%) WinForms
10 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
10 6 (10.71%) J2EE
10 6 (10.71%) JSP
10 6 (10.71%) Servlets
10 6 (10.71%) Spring
11 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.36%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Arduino
4 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.79%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Unix
3 8 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (23.21%) Defect Tracking
2 11 (19.64%) OO
2 11 (19.64%) UML
3 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (17.86%) OOP
3 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.07%) MVC
4 9 (16.07%) Network Management
5 7 (12.50%) ETL
5 7 (12.50%) Migration
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Workflow
7 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) ITSM
9 3 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) C#
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
4 13 (23.21%) VB
5 11 (19.64%) C++
6 10 (17.86%) VB.NET
7 9 (16.07%) C
8 7 (12.50%) VB6
9 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.36%) Python
10 3 (5.36%) R
10 3 (5.36%) Ruby
10 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) Sun Certification
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) iptables
2 2 (3.57%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) CA
2 4 (7.14%) SevOne
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Ektron
3 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore