The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 9 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 65 62 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.29% 30.24% 47.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.89% 32.29% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 50
Average daily rate £330 £310 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -12.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £337 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
409 192 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.24% 93.66% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 81 83
Average daily rate £348 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 33 £325 +8.33% 54
Taunton -19 11 £350 +12.90% 3
Street +1 4 £540 +116.00% 3
Yeovil - 3 £320 - 1
Wells - - - - 1
Bridgwater - - - - 2
Clevedon - - - - 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 75 (48.08%) .NET
2 71 (45.51%) C#
2 71 (45.51%) SQL Server
3 51 (32.69%) SQL
4 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 47 (30.13%) CSS
6 46 (29.49%) MySQL
7 45 (28.85%) PHP
8 44 (28.21%) ASP.NET
9 43 (27.56%) HTML
9 43 (27.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 40 (25.64%) MVC
11 37 (23.72%) jQuery
11 37 (23.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (22.44%) XML
13 32 (20.51%) OOP
14 29 (18.59%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (17.31%) OOD
16 25 (16.03%) Java
16 25 (16.03%) PHP5
17 24 (15.38%) Security Cleared
18 22 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (14.10%) HTML5
18 22 (14.10%) .NET Framework
19 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
20 20 (12.82%) NoSQL
20 20 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 20 (12.82%) SharePoint
21 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
21 19 (12.18%) BizTalk Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 19 (12.18%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.49%) CMS
4 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.85%) Drupal
5 5 (3.21%) Escenic
5 5 (3.21%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.21%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.21%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.28%) Kentico
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.64%) Node.js
7 1 (0.64%) WordPress
7 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.64%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Office
2 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) FastStats
3 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
1 1 (0.64%) Summit
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Trello
1 4 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (45.51%) SQL Server
2 46 (29.49%) MySQL
3 43 (27.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (23.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (18.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (12.82%) NoSQL
6 20 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.21%) Hadoop
10 5 (3.21%) Big Data
11 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.28%) SSDT
12 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.28%) SQLite
13 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (12.18%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.21%) PhoneGap
3 5 (3.21%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.28%) JUnit
4 2 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.64%) NUnit
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.64%) Toad
5 1 (0.64%) Grunt
General
1 19 (12.18%) Publishing
2 11 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.85%) Finance
4 5 (3.21%) Back Office
5 3 (1.92%) Marketing
6 2 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (48.08%) .NET
2 47 (30.13%) CSS
3 44 (28.21%) ASP.NET
4 43 (27.56%) HTML
5 37 (23.72%) jQuery
6 35 (22.44%) XML
7 22 (14.10%) HTML5
7 22 (14.10%) .NET Framework
8 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (8.97%) Web Services
9 14 (8.97%) WCF
10 13 (8.33%) Ajax
11 12 (7.69%) XSLT
11 12 (7.69%) LAMP
11 12 (7.69%) CSS3
12 11 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 10 (6.41%) CodeIgniter
14 9 (5.77%) Ext JS
14 9 (5.77%) Symfony
15 8 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Digital Media
2 11 (7.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.56%) iPhone
3 4 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (2.56%) iPad
4 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.77%) UNIX
2 7 (4.49%) Android
2 7 (4.49%) Linux
3 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.64%) Windows
4 1 (0.64%) Solaris
4 1 (0.64%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.64%) MVC
2 32 (20.51%) OOP
3 27 (17.31%) OOD
4 18 (11.54%) Scrum
5 13 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 12 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 11 (7.05%) Workflow
8 10 (6.41%) OO
9 8 (5.13%) OO PHP
10 7 (4.49%) Web Development
10 7 (4.49%) Migration
10 7 (4.49%) UML
11 6 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (3.85%) ETL
11 6 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.85%) Information Management
11 6 (3.85%) TDD
11 6 (3.85%) Data Migration
12 5 (3.21%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (45.51%) C#
2 51 (32.69%) SQL
3 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 45 (28.85%) PHP
5 25 (16.03%) Java
5 25 (16.03%) PHP5
6 16 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 12 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 12 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.41%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.77%) C++
10 5 (3.21%) Scala
11 4 (2.56%) VB
12 2 (1.28%) C
12 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.28%) Python
12 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) VB6
13 1 (0.64%) Korn
13 1 (0.64%) Ada
Qualifications
1 24 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle
3 9 (5.77%) Zend
4 5 (3.21%) JBoss
5 2 (1.28%) Twitter
5 2 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.64%) Actuate
6 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
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