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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 85 117 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.11% 33.62% 30.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.72% 35.78% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 90 54
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£356 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.03% +3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
286 327 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.95% 93.97% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 235 138
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 14
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £13.95 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.59 £22.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Bath 0 32 £350 +16.66% 19
Taunton -1 25 £350 -8.79% 26
Yeovil -6 5 £325 -27.77% 3
Street -3 1 £525 +76.47%
Bridgwater - 1 £375 - 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 106 (50.72%) SQL
2 100 (47.85%) .NET
3 76 (36.36%) C#
4 69 (33.01%) SQL Server
5 68 (32.54%) HTML
5 68 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 54 (25.84%) ASP.NET
8 53 (25.36%) CSS
9 47 (22.49%) Microsoft
9 47 (22.49%) MVC
10 44 (21.05%) Security Cleared
11 43 (20.57%) Scrum
12 39 (18.66%) Unit Testing
13 38 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 33 (15.79%) Java
15 32 (15.31%) SC Cleared
16 31 (14.83%) Windows
17 28 (13.40%) BizTalk Server
18 27 (12.92%) Web Services
19 26 (12.44%) Oracle
19 26 (12.44%) WCF
20 25 (11.96%) WPF
20 25 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
21 22 (10.53%) Software Engineering
21 22 (10.53%) Web Development
22 20 (9.57%) Entity Framework
23 19 (9.09%) C++
23 19 (9.09%) UML
24 17 (8.13%) JSP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (13.40%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (7.18%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.70%) Apache
4 13 (6.22%) IIS
5 10 (4.78%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.35%) K2 blackpearl
7 6 (2.87%) CMS
8 4 (1.91%) WordPress
8 4 (1.91%) Liferay
8 4 (1.91%) EPiServer CMS
8 4 (1.91%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.91%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.91%) Node.js
8 4 (1.91%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.44%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.96%) JBoss
10 2 (0.96%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.48%) Confluence
11 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.48%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 8 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.91%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.91%) HTTP
2 2 (0.96%) Skype
3 1 (0.48%) LAN
3 1 (0.48%) WAN
3 1 (0.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.48%) SAN
3 1 (0.48%) Intranet
3 1 (0.48%) Extranet
3 1 (0.48%) NAS
3 1 (0.48%) FCoE
3 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.48%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.31%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.44%) Big Data
10 2 (0.96%) MySQL
10 2 (0.96%) OLAP
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.48%) Essbase
11 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.78%) Eclipse
3 6 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.91%) JUnit
4 4 (1.91%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.91%) Subversion
4 4 (1.91%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.44%) gulp
5 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.44%) Maven
5 3 (1.44%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.44%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.96%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.96%) Ant
6 2 (0.96%) Grunt
7 1 (0.48%) MorphX
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
7 1 (0.48%) ERwin
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) EasyMock
General
1 8 (3.83%) Back Office
1 8 (3.83%) Finance
2 4 (1.91%) Military
3 3 (1.44%) Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.48%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (47.85%) .NET
2 68 (32.54%) HTML
3 54 (25.84%) ASP.NET
4 53 (25.36%) CSS
5 38 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 27 (12.92%) Web Services
7 26 (12.44%) WCF
8 25 (11.96%) WPF
8 25 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (9.57%) Entity Framework
10 17 (8.13%) JSP
11 15 (7.18%) XML
12 14 (6.70%) HTML5
13 11 (5.26%) AngularJS
13 11 (5.26%) SOAP
14 9 (4.31%) WF
14 9 (4.31%) CSS3
15 8 (3.83%) Ajax
15 8 (3.83%) Spring
16 7 (3.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.44%) NHS
4 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.48%) Animation
4 1 (0.48%) Blog
4 1 (0.48%) Social Network
4 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.83%) Windows
2 11 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.83%) Linux
4 7 (3.35%) UNIX
5 5 (2.39%) Android
5 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.49%) MVC
3 43 (20.57%) Scrum
4 39 (18.66%) Unit Testing
5 22 (10.53%) Web Development
5 22 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 19 (9.09%) UML
7 15 (7.18%) ETL
7 15 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.70%) OO
9 13 (6.22%) Automated Testing
9 13 (6.22%) BDD
10 11 (5.26%) TDD
11 10 (4.78%) Time Management
12 9 (4.31%) Refactoring
13 8 (3.83%) ITIL
13 8 (3.83%) Service Delivery
14 7 (3.35%) Web Design
15 6 (2.87%) Workflow
15 6 (2.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 106 (50.72%) SQL
2 76 (36.36%) C#
3 57 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.79%) Java
5 19 (9.09%) C++
6 12 (5.74%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.31%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.39%) PHP
10 3 (1.44%) Perl
11 2 (0.96%) VBA
11 2 (0.96%) XPath
11 2 (0.96%) X++
11 2 (0.96%) VB
12 1 (0.48%) VBScript
12 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.48%) Python
12 1 (0.48%) XQuery
12 1 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 32 (15.31%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.87%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.44%) Degree
5 1 (0.48%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) HL7
2 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) NFS
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.48%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.48%) Puppet
1 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (22.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.44%) Oracle
3 7 (3.35%) ESRI
3 7 (3.35%) Adobe
4 6 (2.87%) SAP
5 5 (2.39%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.96%) Luciad
7 1 (0.48%) Google
7 1 (0.48%) Teradata
7 1 (0.48%) Telerik
7 1 (0.48%) Cognos
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.48%) Intel
7 1 (0.48%) Informatica
7 1 (0.48%) NetApp
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.48%) Remedy
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