The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 76 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.09% 10.44% 11.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.03% 11.05% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 32 30
Median daily rate £345 £334 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £448 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +10.22%
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
330 389 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.93% 94.42% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 280 303
Median daily rate £363 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 21
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.36% -31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Swindon region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 26 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 67 (48.20%) HTML
2 65 (46.76%) JavaScript
3 58 (41.73%) SQL
3 58 (41.73%) CSS
4 52 (37.41%) .NET
5 47 (33.81%) MVC
6 42 (30.22%) ASP.NET
7 40 (28.78%) C#
8 29 (20.86%) Finance
9 28 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (18.71%) Java
10 26 (18.71%) AngularJS
11 25 (17.99%) SQL Server
12 24 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (16.55%) jQuery
14 20 (14.39%) Spring
15 18 (12.95%) Hibernate
15 18 (12.95%) VB.NET
15 18 (12.95%) SOAP
16 17 (12.23%) Web Services
16 17 (12.23%) IIS
17 16 (11.51%) Visual Studio
17 16 (11.51%) Scrum
18 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
19 14 (10.07%) Web Development
19 14 (10.07%) .NET Framework
20 13 (9.35%) HTML5
20 13 (9.35%) DB2
20 13 (9.35%) Front End Development
21 12 (8.63%) COBOL

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (12.23%) IIS
2 10 (7.19%) CICS
3 9 (6.47%) Apache
3 9 (6.47%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.60%) CMS
6 4 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Mule
8 1 (0.72%) SAS
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.44%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) HTTP
2 10 (7.19%) LDAP
3 8 (5.76%) SSL
4 6 (4.32%) DNS
4 6 (4.32%) DSL
5 5 (3.60%) FCAPS
6 1 (0.72%) MQTT
6 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.35%) DB2
3 6 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (4.32%) Big Data
3 6 (4.32%) CouchDB
3 6 (4.32%) HBase
3 6 (4.32%) Neo4j
3 6 (4.32%) Parquet
3 6 (4.32%) Redis
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.44%) Essbase
5 2 (1.44%) GIS
5 2 (1.44%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (1.44%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.44%) MySQL
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (11.51%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.04%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.88%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.88%) Mockito
6 3 (2.16%) Calabash
6 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.44%) Ant
7 2 (1.44%) JUnit
7 2 (1.44%) Selenium
7 2 (1.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.72%) JBehave
8 1 (0.72%) JIRA
8 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.72%) RSpec
8 1 (0.72%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.72%) VisualAge
General
1 29 (20.86%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.60%) Banking
3 5 (3.60%) Games
3 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Electronics
6 2 (1.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (48.20%) HTML
2 58 (41.73%) CSS
3 52 (37.41%) .NET
4 42 (30.22%) ASP.NET
5 26 (18.71%) AngularJS
6 24 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (16.55%) jQuery
8 20 (14.39%) Spring
9 18 (12.95%) Hibernate
9 18 (12.95%) SOAP
10 17 (12.23%) Web Services
11 14 (10.07%) .NET Framework
12 13 (9.35%) HTML5
13 12 (8.63%) Entity Framework
13 12 (8.63%) REST
13 12 (8.63%) RESTful
14 11 (7.91%) JSON
15 10 (7.19%) CSS3
15 10 (7.19%) XML
16 9 (6.47%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.32%) Mainframe
1 6 (4.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.16%) User Experience
3 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.44%) W3C
4 1 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.91%) Linux
2 7 (5.04%) Windows
3 6 (4.32%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.32%) Mesosphere
4 5 (3.60%) Android
4 5 (3.60%) zOS
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.81%) MVC
2 28 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.51%) Scrum
4 14 (10.07%) Web Development
5 13 (9.35%) Front End Development
6 9 (6.47%) Records Management
6 9 (6.47%) TDD
7 8 (5.76%) Analytics
7 8 (5.76%) Data Analytics
7 8 (5.76%) SDLC
7 8 (5.76%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.04%) BDD
8 7 (5.04%) Use Case
9 6 (4.32%) Big Data Analytics
9 6 (4.32%) DevOps
9 6 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.60%) Content Management
10 5 (3.60%) Kanban
10 5 (3.60%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.76%) JavaScript
2 58 (41.73%) SQL
3 40 (28.78%) C#
4 26 (18.71%) Java
5 18 (12.95%) VB.NET
6 12 (8.63%) COBOL
7 9 (6.47%) Scala
8 7 (5.04%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.32%) VB
10 4 (2.88%) Ruby
11 2 (1.44%) ES6
11 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.44%) VB6
12 1 (0.72%) C++
12 1 (0.72%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.72%) Jython
12 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.16%) Degree
1 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) ISEB
3 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.72%) MCSE
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Ansible
1 6 (4.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle
3 5 (3.60%) Nokia
3 5 (3.60%) Sencha
4 4 (2.88%) SAP
5 3 (2.16%) Apple
6 2 (1.44%) ESRI
6 2 (1.44%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.44%) IBM
6 2 (1.44%) Murex
6 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
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