The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 25.71% 21.05% 23.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.13% 21.62% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £338 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
64 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 91.43% 97.37% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 15
Average daily rate £300 £290 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £214 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 8
Average hourly rate £21.53 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.68% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.40 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

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

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 5 (18.52%) Drupal
5 5 (18.52%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (14.81%) MySQL
6 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (18.52%) Drupal
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DVB
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) HSDPA
2 1 (3.70%) HSUPA
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) GSM
2 1 (3.70%) 3GPP
2 1 (3.70%) WLAN
2 1 (3.70%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) OpenGL
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Qt
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) STB
1 2 (7.41%) IPTV
1 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.70%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MVC
1 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 2 (7.41%) OOP
2 2 (7.41%) OO
2 2 (7.41%) ERP
3 1 (3.70%) SOA
3 1 (3.70%) Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) Content Management
3 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (3.70%) Web Development
3 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (3.70%) MVVM
3 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) PHP
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.41%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.70%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
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