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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 53 88 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.72% 26.19% 34.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.09% 27.24% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 95
Median daily rate £375 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £304 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.88 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +13.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +7.84%
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
220 323 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 90.16% 96.13% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 167 250
Median daily rate £350 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 0 31 £350 -6.66% 22
Yeovil +5 4 - -
Bridgwater +2 3 £400 +6.66%
Taunton 0 3 £371 -1.00% 6
Street -1 1 £290 -44.76% 1
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 56 (43.41%) C#
2 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
3 46 (35.66%) HTML
4 44 (34.11%) CSS
5 41 (31.78%) .NET
6 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 29 (22.48%) Java
8 29 (22.48%) SQL
9 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
9 27 (20.93%) SharePoint
10 25 (19.38%) MVC
11 22 (17.05%) Scrum
12 20 (15.50%) ASP.NET
13 19 (14.73%) Web Development
14 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
15 17 (13.18%) OO
16 16 (12.40%) CRM
16 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
16 16 (12.40%) Dynamics CRM
16 16 (12.40%) AngularJS
17 14 (10.85%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (10.85%) jQuery
18 13 (10.08%) Web Services
19 12 (9.30%) C++
20 11 (8.53%) HTML5
20 11 (8.53%) CSS3
20 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
21 10 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server

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 27 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.85%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (7.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.65%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.88%) CMS
5 5 (3.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.10%) Apache Pig
6 4 (3.10%) IIS
6 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.33%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.78%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Office
2 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.78%) Revit
Business Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.55%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.55%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.78%) Magento
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) GitHub
3 1 (0.78%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) DNS
1 2 (1.55%) Firewall
1 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.55%) VPN
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.88%) MySQL
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.10%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.33%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.33%) GIS
6 3 (2.33%) HBase
7 2 (1.55%) Big Data
7 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.55%) QGIS
7 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.78%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.88%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.33%) Selenium
5 2 (1.55%) LSMW
5 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.55%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.55%) Subversion
5 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.78%) GitLab
6 1 (0.78%) Gradle
6 1 (0.78%) JBehave
6 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.78%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) Maven
6 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (6.98%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Aerospace
2 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.10%) Electronics
3 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.10%) Marketing
3 4 (3.10%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) HTML
2 44 (34.11%) CSS
3 41 (31.78%) .NET
4 20 (15.50%) ASP.NET
5 16 (12.40%) AngularJS
6 14 (10.85%) jQuery
7 13 (10.08%) Web Services
8 11 (8.53%) CSS3
8 11 (8.53%) HTML5
9 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.20%) REST
9 8 (6.20%) XML
10 7 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (5.43%) WCF
11 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.88%) Django
11 5 (3.88%) J2EE
11 5 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (3.88%) Spring
12 4 (3.10%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) User Experience
2 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.78%) BBC
3 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.78%) FMCG
3 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.78%) Replication
3 1 (0.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.55%) Android
3 2 (1.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.38%) MVC
3 22 (17.05%) Scrum
4 19 (14.73%) Web Development
5 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.18%) OO
7 16 (12.40%) CRM
8 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.98%) Time Management
9 9 (6.98%) UML
10 8 (6.20%) TDD
11 7 (5.43%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.65%) Logistics
13 5 (3.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (3.88%) Workflow
14 4 (3.10%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (3.10%) OOP
14 4 (3.10%) Programme Management
14 4 (3.10%) SDLC
14 4 (3.10%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.41%) C#
2 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
3 29 (22.48%) Java
3 29 (22.48%) SQL
4 12 (9.30%) C++
5 8 (6.20%) PHP
6 6 (4.65%) Python
7 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.33%) ABAP
8 3 (2.33%) ECMAScript
8 3 (2.33%) ES6
8 3 (2.33%) VBA
9 2 (1.55%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Ansible
1 3 (2.33%) Oozie
2 2 (1.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.20%) SAP
3 7 (5.43%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe
5 1 (0.78%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.78%) Sage
5 1 (0.78%) Tableau
5 1 (0.78%) Thunderhead
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