The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 South West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 122 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
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£369 - £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £428 £419
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2851 2001 2847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.02% 93.37% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1228 1720
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 136 195
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Developer
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Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Developer across the South West region.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Developer across the South West region.

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Bristol -14 5 £375 -
Wiltshire - - - -
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Finance
1 10 (52.63%) Scrum
1 10 (52.63%) Open Source
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
3 7 (36.84%) WATIR
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (36.84%) JMeter
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Scala
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (15.79%) Akka
5 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CICS
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle TCA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
1 7 (36.84%) WATIR
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
1 7 (36.84%) JMeter
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) Akka
1 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
1 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) BDD
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) Scala
2 1 (5.26%) JCL
2 1 (5.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Zend
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos