The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 61 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.89% 27.03% 31.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.78% 28.04% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 27
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£345 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £325 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 107 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 90.68% 96.40% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 65 68
Average daily rate £363 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £14.40 £9.00 £16.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -46.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £8.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.95 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 11 £350 +7.69% 13
Burton-upon-Trent +4 9 £300 +20.00% 3
Cannock -1 2 - -
Lichfield - 2 - - 3
Tamworth - 2 - - 2
Leek - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £238 - 2
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 44 (42.31%) .NET
2 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 38 (36.54%) HTML
4 37 (35.58%) CSS
5 34 (32.69%) C#
6 33 (31.73%) SQL
7 26 (25.00%) HTML5
8 21 (20.19%) CSS3
8 21 (20.19%) Finance
8 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
9 19 (18.27%) jQuery
10 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET
11 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
12 15 (14.42%) ActionScript
13 14 (13.46%) VB.NET
13 14 (13.46%) XML
14 13 (12.50%) T-SQL
14 13 (12.50%) Flash
14 13 (12.50%) MVC
15 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (10.58%) ActionScript 3.0
16 11 (10.58%) SOA
16 11 (10.58%) Java
17 10 (9.62%) WinForms
17 10 (9.62%) Photoshop
17 10 (9.62%) N-Tier
17 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
17 10 (9.62%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (3.85%) CMS
2 3 (2.88%) JBoss
2 3 (2.88%) WordPress
3 2 (1.92%) Node.js
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.96%) Drupal
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.96%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.96%) Odoo
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.69%) MySQL
5 7 (6.73%) QlikView
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.88%) DataStage
9 2 (1.92%) OLTP
9 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.96%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.88%) Subversion
2 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.92%) Grunt
4 1 (0.96%) gulp
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.96%) MorphX
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.96%) Selenium
4 1 (0.96%) Xcode
4 1 (0.96%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Games
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
3 4 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Back Office
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (42.31%) .NET
2 38 (36.54%) HTML
3 37 (35.58%) CSS
4 26 (25.00%) HTML5
5 21 (20.19%) CSS3
6 19 (18.27%) jQuery
7 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET
8 14 (13.46%) XML
9 13 (12.50%) Flash
10 10 (9.62%) WinForms
11 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (5.77%) WPF
13 5 (4.81%) .NET Framework
13 5 (4.81%) Web Services
14 4 (3.85%) Android SDK
14 4 (3.85%) JSON
14 4 (3.85%) Apache Flex
14 4 (3.85%) WCF
14 4 (3.85%) Entity Framework
14 4 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) N-Tier
2 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.88%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.92%) Life Science
4 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Android
3 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) UNIX
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 13 (12.50%) MVC
3 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.58%) SOA
5 8 (7.69%) OO
5 8 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 7 (6.73%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.73%) Web Development
6 7 (6.73%) TDD
6 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.81%) Android Development
8 5 (4.81%) CRM
8 5 (4.81%) ETL
9 4 (3.85%) Content Management
9 4 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (3.85%) Low Latency
9 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.69%) C#
3 33 (31.73%) SQL
4 15 (14.42%) ActionScript
5 14 (13.46%) VB.NET
6 13 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 11 (10.58%) ActionScript 3.0
7 11 (10.58%) Java
8 8 (7.69%) PHP
9 4 (3.85%) C++
10 3 (2.88%) VBScript
11 2 (1.92%) VB
11 2 (1.92%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.92%) C
11 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.92%) Python
11 2 (1.92%) XQuery
11 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.92%) XAML
11 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) Adobe
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) SAP
3 2 (1.92%) IBM
3 2 (1.92%) Sage
3 2 (1.92%) Netezza
4 1 (0.96%) Zend
4 1 (0.96%) Facebook
4 1 (0.96%) i2
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.96%) Cognos
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