The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Street region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 66.67% 20.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £540 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate £540 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -31.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
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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 18 April 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
5 5 (45.45%) MQSeries
5 5 (45.45%) UML
5 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (45.45%) JBoss
5 5 (45.45%) RUP
5 5 (45.45%) Java RMI
5 5 (45.45%) OOD
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Struts
5 5 (45.45%) EJB
5 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) CMS
5 5 (45.45%) LAMP
5 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 5 (45.45%) MQSeries
2 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
2 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Escenic
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Java RMI
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) Struts
4 5 (45.45%) EJB
4 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Ajax
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) JSF
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) Mustache
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) UML
1 5 (45.45%) OOP
1 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (45.45%) RUP
1 5 (45.45%) OOD
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (9.09%) MSF
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Web Design
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Scala
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) GoldenSource