The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 104 91 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 33.02% 36.99% 31.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.78% 39.39% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 66 42
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£330 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 £32.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -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
299 231 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.92% 93.90% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 150 93
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £15.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.84 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

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 27 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +1 33 £375 +7.14% 3
Bath 0 27 £313 +7.75% 40
Street 0 19 £330 -41.33%
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Cheddar - - - -
Clevedon - - - - 2
Frome - - - - 1
Somerton - - - -
Wells - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 2
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

1 118 (55.92%) .NET
2 110 (52.13%) C#
3 106 (50.24%) SQL
4 71 (33.65%) SQL Server
5 67 (31.75%) ASP.NET
5 67 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (27.01%) Unit Testing
7 54 (25.59%) Scrum
8 52 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (23.70%) T-SQL
10 44 (20.85%) HTML
10 44 (20.85%) MVC
10 44 (20.85%) Security Cleared
11 43 (20.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 43 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 42 (19.91%) CSS
13 39 (18.48%) JavaScript
14 38 (18.01%) Microsoft
15 36 (17.06%) Java
16 35 (16.59%) SC Cleared
17 32 (15.17%) Automated Testing
18 28 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (13.27%) Visual Studio
19 27 (12.80%) Code Coverage
19 27 (12.80%) HTML5
20 26 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
21 24 (11.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 23 (10.90%) Oracle
22 23 (10.90%) Web Services
23 21 (9.95%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (6.16%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.37%) Apache
2 5 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.42%) WordPress
4 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.42%) IIS
5 2 (0.95%) Node.js
5 2 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.47%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.95%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) Summit
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.47%) GitHub
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) DHCP
1 1 (0.47%) HTTP
1 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.47%) DNS
1 1 (0.47%) LDAP
1 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (11.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (8.53%) MySQL
5 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.27%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.37%) Big Data
10 4 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.90%) DB2
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (20.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (13.27%) Visual Studio
3 16 (7.58%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.32%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.37%) JIRA
5 5 (2.37%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.90%) Ant
6 4 (1.90%) JUnit
7 2 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.95%) Subversion
7 2 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.47%) Maven
8 1 (0.47%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.47%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (8.06%) Back Office
2 10 (4.74%) Finance
3 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.84%) Marketing
4 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Electronics
6 2 (0.95%) Military
6 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (55.92%) .NET
2 67 (31.75%) ASP.NET
3 52 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (20.85%) HTML
5 43 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 42 (19.91%) CSS
7 27 (12.80%) HTML5
8 23 (10.90%) Web Services
9 21 (9.95%) WCF
10 20 (9.48%) Spring
10 20 (9.48%) CSS3
11 19 (9.00%) .NET Framework
11 19 (9.00%) jQuery
12 12 (5.69%) XML
12 12 (5.69%) Sass
13 8 (3.79%) J2EE
13 8 (3.79%) WinForms
14 7 (3.32%) Spring MVC
14 7 (3.32%) Hibernate
15 6 (2.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.37%) NHS
1 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.90%) DTV
2 4 (1.90%) Cryptography
2 4 (1.90%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.95%) User Experience
4 2 (0.95%) GIS
4 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.47%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.47%) Open Source
5 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.47%) W3C
5 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.16%) Windows
2 5 (2.37%) UNIX
3 4 (1.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Android
4 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Solaris
4 1 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (27.01%) Unit Testing
3 54 (25.59%) Scrum
4 44 (20.85%) MVC
5 32 (15.17%) Automated Testing
6 28 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.80%) Code Coverage
8 14 (6.64%) TDD
8 14 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.64%) E-Commerce
9 12 (5.69%) Test Scripting
10 9 (4.27%) OOP
11 8 (3.79%) BDD
11 8 (3.79%) Migration
12 6 (2.84%) OOD
12 6 (2.84%) Software Engineering
12 6 (2.84%) Web Development
12 6 (2.84%) Web Accessibility
13 5 (2.37%) ETL
13 5 (2.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 110 (52.13%) C#
2 106 (50.24%) SQL
3 50 (23.70%) T-SQL
4 39 (18.48%) JavaScript
5 36 (17.06%) Java
6 17 (8.06%) PHP
7 11 (5.21%) C++
7 11 (5.21%) VB
8 10 (4.74%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.74%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.79%) PHP5
10 6 (2.84%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.37%) Scala
12 2 (0.95%) Python
12 2 (0.95%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) Erlang
13 1 (0.47%) VB6
13 1 (0.47%) C
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (20.85%) Security Cleared
2 35 (16.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) Degree
4 2 (0.95%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CCNA
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) WAI
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.90%) Oracle
3 8 (3.79%) hybris
4 4 (1.90%) SAP
4 4 (1.90%) Google
4 4 (1.90%) Netezza
4 4 (1.90%) Greenplum
5 3 (1.42%) ATG
6 2 (0.95%) Tableau
6 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.95%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.47%) Sun
7 1 (0.47%) HP
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.47%) Serena
Somerset
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £455 per day
Posted: 17 days ago