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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 61.11% 50.00% 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 61.11% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
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£325 £375 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +82.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £675 £249
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 £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
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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
18 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 100.00% 83.33% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate £328 £275 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% +33.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £275
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 £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) J2EE
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) ETL
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (17.39%) WCF
10 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (13.04%) DTV
10 3 (13.04%) Electronics
10 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) QlikView
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) J2EE
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (4.35%) Spring Batch
6 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) DTV
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Solaris
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Debian
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
4 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) hybris
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat