The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 14 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 37.84% 38.71% 70.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.00% 40.00% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £306 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £330 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
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Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 94.59% 96.77% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 32
Average daily rate £363 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £306 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) C#
5 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) CSS3
6 10 (37.04%) HTML5
7 9 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) MVC
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
10 6 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (22.22%) ActionScript
10 6 (22.22%) Flash
11 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
11 5 (18.52%) jQuery
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (14.81%) SOA
12 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.81%) TDD
12 4 (14.81%) Finance
13 3 (11.11%) Web Development
13 3 (11.11%) HTTP
13 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
13 3 (11.11%) OO
13 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
13 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
13 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS3
5 10 (37.04%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) Flash
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (11.11%) WPF
11 2 (7.41%) XML
11 2 (7.41%) DirectX
11 2 (7.41%) Apache Flex
12 1 (3.70%) WCF
12 1 (3.70%) WinForms
12 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
12 1 (3.70%) Web Services
12 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) SOA
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) ActionScript
4 6 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) VB
6 2 (7.41%) XAML
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) ABAP
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
1 1 (3.70%) IBM
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.70%) Zend
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