The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Street 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 72.00% 75.00% 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 72.00% 85.71% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
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£330 £563 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.33% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £413 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £713 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Street 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
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 100.00% 87.50% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 4
Average daily rate £330 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Street

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Street

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Street

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Street 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 21 (75.00%) SQL
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (25.00%) MVC
8 7 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 5 (17.86%) J2EE
10 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
10 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.86%) WCF
11 4 (14.29%) Spring
11 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 4 (14.29%) SAP
11 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
11 4 (14.29%) ETL
12 3 (10.71%) Finance
12 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Street 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 7 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 7 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.86%) J2EE
5 5 (17.86%) WCF
6 4 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET
7 2 (7.14%) XSL
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.57%) Spring Batch
8 1 (3.57%) Spring Integration
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) DTV
1 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Solaris
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Debian
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (10.71%) hybris
5 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat