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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 41 111 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.47% 35.24% 34.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.98% 36.16% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 77 89
Median daily rate £350 £345 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
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
216 307 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.30% 97.46% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 160 241
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% +12.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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
Taunton +1 17 £359 +2.50% 5
Bath -7 11 £325 - 26
Street +2 3 £300 -38.46%
Yeovil +1 2 - - 2
Bridgwater - 2 £405 -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 55 (50.00%) C#
2 47 (42.73%) .NET
3 39 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (31.82%) CSS
5 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
5 34 (30.91%) HTML
6 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
7 24 (21.82%) Scrum
8 23 (20.91%) SQL
9 22 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 21 (19.09%) MVC
10 21 (19.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET
13 17 (15.45%) Web Development
14 16 (14.55%) Visual Studio
14 16 (14.55%) Java
15 15 (13.64%) CRM
15 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
15 15 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
15 15 (13.64%) Security Cleared
15 15 (13.64%) AngularJS
16 14 (12.73%) Unit Testing
17 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
17 12 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (10.91%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (10.00%) OO
18 11 (10.00%) TDD
18 11 (10.00%) .NET Framework
18 11 (10.00%) HTML5

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 22 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.91%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (6.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.45%) NServiceBus
5 4 (3.64%) IIS
5 4 (3.64%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.82%) CMS
7 2 (1.82%) Drupal
7 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.91%) Apache
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.91%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.82%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.82%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) GitHub
3 1 (0.91%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.45%) MySQL
5 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.73%) HBase
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.91%) Big Data
8 1 (0.91%) DTS
8 1 (0.91%) OLAP
8 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.91%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (14.55%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.55%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.82%) LSMW
5 2 (1.82%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) Subversion
5 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 10 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Marketing
3 4 (3.64%) Electronics
3 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (42.73%) .NET
2 35 (31.82%) CSS
3 34 (30.91%) HTML
4 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET
5 15 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 11 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (10.00%) HTML5
7 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (9.09%) CSS3
7 10 (9.09%) jQuery
8 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (6.36%) XML
10 6 (5.45%) Spring
10 6 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (5.45%) Web Services
11 5 (4.55%) Django
11 5 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (3.64%) Node.js
12 4 (3.64%) WF
12 4 (3.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.91%) CMDB
2 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Linux
3 2 (1.82%) Android
3 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.82%) Scrum
3 21 (19.09%) MVC
4 17 (15.45%) Web Development
5 15 (13.64%) CRM
5 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.73%) Unit Testing
7 11 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (10.00%) OO
7 11 (10.00%) TDD
8 10 (9.09%) Workflow
9 9 (8.18%) Automated Testing
9 9 (8.18%) Pair Programming
10 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.27%) Kanban
11 6 (5.45%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.45%) Line Management
11 6 (5.45%) UML
12 4 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.00%) C#
2 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 23 (20.91%) SQL
4 16 (14.55%) Java
5 8 (7.27%) C++
6 7 (6.36%) PHP
7 5 (4.55%) Python
8 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.73%) ABAP
9 3 (2.73%) ECMAScript
9 3 (2.73%) ES6
10 2 (1.82%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.91%) Ada
11 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.91%) VB
11 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Ansible
1 3 (2.73%) Oozie
2 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.27%) SAP
3 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe
4 1 (0.91%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.91%) BMC
4 1 (0.91%) CA
4 1 (0.91%) FrontRange
4 1 (0.91%) Google
4 1 (0.91%) HP
4 1 (0.91%) Luciad
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
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