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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 88 75 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 26.59% 36.41% 37.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 38.07% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 60 55
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £235 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £407
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 £29.50 £32.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
308 197 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 93.05% 95.63% 89.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 137 101
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +59.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £31.92 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 November 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 27 November 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
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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
Bath 0 33 £310 +3.33% 26
Taunton +2 19 £315 -16.00% 11
Street -1 6 £325 -42.22%
Bridgwater - 4 £380 -
Cheddar - - - - 2
Clevedon - - - - 2
Frome - - - - 1
Somerton - - - -
Wells - - - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 102 (49.51%) .NET
2 101 (49.03%) C#
3 97 (47.09%) SQL
4 89 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (35.44%) Scrum
6 70 (33.98%) ASP.NET
7 67 (32.52%) Unit Testing
7 67 (32.52%) Security Cleared
8 61 (29.61%) SC Cleared
9 57 (27.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (23.30%) T-SQL
10 48 (23.30%) HTML
10 48 (23.30%) SQL Server
11 46 (22.33%) CSS
11 46 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 41 (19.90%) JavaScript
13 35 (16.99%) Team Foundation Server
14 34 (16.50%) MVC
15 33 (16.02%) Java
15 33 (16.02%) Automated Testing
16 29 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (14.08%) Code Coverage
17 27 (13.11%) HTML5
18 26 (12.62%) Web Services
19 25 (12.14%) SAP
20 24 (11.65%) TDD
21 23 (11.17%) CSS3
22 21 (10.19%) MySQL
23 20 (9.71%) Oracle
23 20 (9.71%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 11 (5.34%) K2 blackpearl
2 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.43%) Apache
3 5 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.97%) Node.js
6 2 (0.97%) Drupal
6 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.97%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.97%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) JBoss
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.49%) GIMP
2 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.49%) Summit
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.46%) GitHub
2 2 (0.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) LDAP
1 1 (0.49%) DHCP
1 1 (0.49%) HTTP
1 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.49%) DNS
1 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.19%) MySQL
3 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.43%) Big Data
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.94%) DB2
9 4 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.46%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.97%) QlikView
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (16.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.34%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.43%) JUnit
4 4 (1.94%) Ant
4 4 (1.94%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.97%) JIRA
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.49%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.49%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (8.25%) Back Office
2 11 (5.34%) Finance
3 8 (3.88%) Marketing
3 8 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.91%) Electronics
6 3 (1.46%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (49.51%) .NET
2 70 (33.98%) ASP.NET
3 57 (27.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (23.30%) HTML
5 46 (22.33%) CSS
5 46 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 27 (13.11%) HTML5
7 26 (12.62%) Web Services
8 23 (11.17%) CSS3
9 20 (9.71%) jQuery
10 11 (5.34%) Spring
11 10 (4.85%) Sass
11 10 (4.85%) J2EE
12 9 (4.37%) XML
12 9 (4.37%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.40%) XHTML
13 7 (3.40%) Spring MVC
13 7 (3.40%) RESTful
14 6 (2.91%) LESS
14 6 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.91%) DTV
3 5 (2.43%) User Experience
4 4 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.94%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.97%) GIS
6 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.49%) Clustering
6 1 (0.49%) NHS
6 1 (0.49%) W3C
6 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.37%) Windows
2 6 (2.91%) UNIX
3 4 (1.94%) Linux
4 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.97%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Solaris
5 1 (0.49%) Debian
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (35.44%) Scrum
3 67 (32.52%) Unit Testing
4 34 (16.50%) MVC
5 33 (16.02%) Automated Testing
6 29 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (14.08%) Code Coverage
7 24 (11.65%) TDD
8 14 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.83%) SOA
10 11 (5.34%) OOP
11 10 (4.85%) OO
12 9 (4.37%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.88%) Migration
14 7 (3.40%) OOD
14 7 (3.40%) ETL
14 7 (3.40%) Business Analysis
15 6 (2.91%) Test Scripting
15 6 (2.91%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 101 (49.03%) C#
2 97 (47.09%) SQL
3 48 (23.30%) T-SQL
4 41 (19.90%) JavaScript
5 33 (16.02%) Java
6 18 (8.74%) PHP
7 17 (8.25%) ABAP
8 13 (6.31%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.31%) C++
9 9 (4.37%) PHP5
10 8 (3.88%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.43%) VB
13 3 (1.46%) Scala
14 2 (0.97%) Python
14 2 (0.97%) Perl
15 1 (0.49%) C
15 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (32.52%) Security Cleared
2 61 (29.61%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.40%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) CCNA
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Degree
5 1 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.49%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (12.14%) SAP
2 20 (9.71%) Oracle
2 20 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.94%) Greenplum
3 4 (1.94%) Sitecore
3 4 (1.94%) Netezza
4 3 (1.46%) Google
5 2 (0.97%) Twitter
6 1 (0.49%) Serena
6 1 (0.49%) Sun
6 1 (0.49%) HP
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
Taunton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £350 - £400 per day all inclusive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £350 - £50 per day all inclusive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £330 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago