The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stevenage region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 7 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.45% 5.36% 32.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.48% 5.88% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £300 £428 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +48.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
61 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 91.04% 91.07% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 6
Median daily rate £300 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £510 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £6.86 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stevenage region that featured Developer in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stevenage region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Google
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) XPath
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Tcl
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Redmine

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Redmine
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) XPath
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Tcl
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft