The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 47 76 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.09% 26.12% 34.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.17% 26.67% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 54 90
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £190.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.48% +7.00%
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 285 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.87% 97.94% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 141 233
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.00% +21.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Somerset region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Somerset region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 25 £350 -1.75% 21
Taunton +1 10 £400 +14.28% 4
Bridgwater +2 3 £400 +6.66%
Street +2 1 £300 -42.85% 1
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Somerset region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 54 (47.79%) C#
2 41 (36.28%) .NET
3 37 (32.74%) HTML
3 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
3 37 (32.74%) CSS
4 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
6 26 (23.01%) SQL
7 24 (21.24%) SharePoint
8 23 (20.35%) Scrum
9 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
10 19 (16.81%) MVC
11 18 (15.93%) Java
11 18 (15.93%) Web Development
12 16 (14.16%) Dynamics CRM
12 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
12 16 (14.16%) CRM
13 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
13 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET
13 15 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
14 14 (12.39%) OO
14 14 (12.39%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (9.73%) TDD
16 11 (9.73%) jQuery
16 11 (9.73%) HTML5
16 11 (9.73%) CSS3
17 10 (8.85%) Web Services
17 10 (8.85%) C++

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 24 (21.24%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.39%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (7.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.31%) IIS
4 6 (5.31%) Umbraco
5 5 (4.42%) CMS
5 5 (4.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.54%) K2 blackpearl
6 4 (3.54%) NServiceBus
6 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.77%) WordPress
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.65%) MS Office
1 3 (2.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.88%) Revit
Business Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.77%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.77%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.88%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.54%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.65%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.65%) HBase
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.88%) Big Data
8 1 (0.88%) OLAP
8 1 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
2 15 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.42%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.77%) LSMW
5 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.77%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.77%) Selenium
5 2 (1.77%) Subversion
5 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.54%) Electronics
3 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.28%) .NET
2 37 (32.74%) CSS
2 37 (32.74%) HTML
3 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
3 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET
4 11 (9.73%) CSS3
4 11 (9.73%) HTML5
4 11 (9.73%) jQuery
5 10 (8.85%) Web Services
6 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (6.19%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (5.31%) XML
9 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.42%) Django
9 5 (4.42%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (4.42%) WCF
10 4 (3.54%) Spring
10 4 (3.54%) Symfony
10 4 (3.54%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) User Experience
2 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.88%) FMCG
2 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Android
3 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.35%) Scrum
3 19 (16.81%) MVC
4 18 (15.93%) Web Development
5 16 (14.16%) CRM
6 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.39%) OO
8 11 (9.73%) TDD
9 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (7.96%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.96%) Workflow
10 8 (7.08%) UML
11 7 (6.19%) Front End Development
11 7 (6.19%) Time Management
12 6 (5.31%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.42%) Kanban
13 5 (4.42%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.54%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (3.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) C#
2 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
3 26 (23.01%) SQL
4 18 (15.93%) Java
5 10 (8.85%) C++
6 7 (6.19%) PHP
7 5 (4.42%) Python
7 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.65%) ABAP
8 3 (2.65%) ECMAScript
8 3 (2.65%) ES6
9 2 (1.77%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Ansible
1 3 (2.65%) Oozie
2 2 (1.77%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) SAP
3 7 (6.19%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.88%) Sage
5 1 (0.88%) Tableau
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day + Long term contracts
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 11 days ago