The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 11 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 43 47 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.39% 10.93% 15.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.35% 11.87% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 39
Average daily rate
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£334 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £352 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -1.42%
Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 396 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 91.55% 92.09% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 300 269
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 25
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 32 (37.65%) .NET
2 31 (36.47%) C#
3 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 27 (31.76%) HTML
5 26 (30.59%) CSS
6 23 (27.06%) SQL
7 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET
8 20 (23.53%) MVC
8 20 (23.53%) Finance
9 19 (22.35%) Oracle
10 16 (18.82%) Java
11 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (16.47%) TDD
12 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
12 14 (16.47%) jQuery
13 11 (12.94%) Ajax
13 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (12.94%) Retail
14 10 (11.76%) Spring
14 10 (11.76%) Migration
14 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database
14 10 (11.76%) HTML5
15 9 (10.59%) CSS3
16 8 (9.41%) Web Development
16 8 (9.41%) PHP
16 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
16 8 (9.41%) XML
17 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database 10g

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (5.88%) CMS
1 5 (5.88%) WordPress
1 5 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.53%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) Moodle
4 1 (1.18%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.18%) Liferay
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.18%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.88%) MySQL
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.35%) Base SAS
7 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.88%) JUnit
3 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.18%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.18%) Log4Net
5 1 (1.18%) Subversion
5 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.65%) .NET
2 27 (31.76%) HTML
3 26 (30.59%) CSS
4 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET
5 14 (16.47%) jQuery
6 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (12.94%) Ajax
7 10 (11.76%) Spring
7 10 (11.76%) HTML5
8 9 (10.59%) CSS3
9 8 (9.41%) XML
10 7 (8.24%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.24%) Web Services
10 7 (8.24%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.24%) RESTful
11 6 (7.06%) Entity Framework
11 6 (7.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.06%) SOAP
11 6 (7.06%) JSP
12 5 (5.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.35%) W3C
2 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) DataPower
3 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.18%) DTV
3 1 (1.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) UNIX
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) MVC
2 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 14 (16.47%) TDD
4 10 (11.76%) Migration
5 8 (9.41%) Web Development
6 7 (8.24%) Scrum
6 7 (8.24%) OOD
6 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.06%) Analytics
8 5 (5.88%) Web Analytics
8 5 (5.88%) Content Management
9 4 (4.71%) ETL
9 4 (4.71%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.53%) Web Usability
11 2 (2.35%) BDD
11 2 (2.35%) User Stories
11 2 (2.35%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.35%) OO
11 2 (2.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) C#
2 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.06%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) Java
5 8 (9.41%) PHP
5 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.06%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.53%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.35%) VBA
10 1 (1.18%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) SAS Macro
10 1 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.18%) Clojure
10 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) MCP
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Oracle
2 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.53%) Apple
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) IBM
5 2 (2.35%) Talend
5 2 (2.35%) hybris
6 1 (1.18%) Sencha
6 1 (1.18%) Tableau
6 1 (1.18%) Cognos
6 1 (1.18%) Informatica
6 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.18%) Teradata
6 1 (1.18%) Ektron
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