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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 56 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.79% 14.91% 16.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.53% 15.55% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 32
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£344 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
414 328 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.52% 95.91% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 224 218
Average daily rate £413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -16.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 48 (44.44%) CSS
2 44 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 43 (39.81%) HTML
4 41 (37.96%) SQL
5 36 (33.33%) Java
6 31 (28.70%) Spring
7 29 (26.85%) jQuery
8 28 (25.93%) .NET
8 28 (25.93%) MVC
9 25 (23.15%) C#
10 23 (21.30%) XML
11 21 (19.44%) HTML5
11 21 (19.44%) CSS3
12 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 20 (18.52%) Finance
13 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
13 17 (15.74%) Jenkins
14 16 (14.81%) J2EE
14 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
15 15 (13.89%) Web Services
15 15 (13.89%) Scrum
16 14 (12.96%) T-SQL
16 14 (12.96%) Hibernate
17 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (12.04%) TDD
17 13 (12.04%) OO
18 12 (11.11%) Oracle
18 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
18 12 (11.11%) Ajax
19 11 (10.19%) JSF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (10.19%) WebLogic
2 10 (9.26%) CMS
3 9 (8.33%) ColdFusion
4 8 (7.41%) Railo
5 6 (5.56%) Apache
5 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.63%) Drupal
6 5 (4.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (4.63%) Confluence
7 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.70%) IIS
8 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.85%) SAS
10 1 (0.93%) CICS
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.93%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) BASE24
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) GitHub
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.70%) Heroku
3 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) LDAP
2 5 (4.63%) X.509
3 4 (3.70%) SSH
3 4 (3.70%) SSL
4 3 (2.78%) ATM
5 1 (0.93%) Intranet
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.26%) MySQL
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.70%) CouchDB
8 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.85%) OLAP
9 2 (1.85%) MS Access
9 2 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Jenkins
2 11 (10.19%) Eclipse
2 11 (10.19%) Subversion
3 10 (9.26%) Maven
4 9 (8.33%) Ant
5 8 (7.41%) JUnit
5 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.48%) Selenium
6 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.63%) JIRA
7 5 (4.63%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.70%) RSpec
8 4 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (3.70%) Sublime Text
9 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.93%) Mockito
10 1 (0.93%) Valgrind
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Front Office
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.44%) CSS
2 43 (39.81%) HTML
3 31 (28.70%) Spring
4 29 (26.85%) jQuery
5 28 (25.93%) .NET
6 23 (21.30%) XML
7 21 (19.44%) HTML5
7 21 (19.44%) CSS3
8 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
8 16 (14.81%) J2EE
9 15 (13.89%) Web Services
10 14 (12.96%) Hibernate
11 12 (11.11%) Ajax
12 11 (10.19%) JSF
12 11 (10.19%) JAX-WS
13 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 9 (8.33%) Spring MVC
14 8 (7.41%) ColdBox
15 7 (6.48%) JSP
16 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.78%) Tandem
2 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
2 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.93%) EFT
3 1 (0.93%) Firmware
3 1 (0.93%) DTV
3 1 (0.93%) VSAM
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) UNIX
3 8 (7.41%) Windows
4 4 (3.70%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.85%) Android
5 2 (1.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.93%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.93%) MVC
2 15 (13.89%) Scrum
3 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.04%) TDD
3 13 (12.04%) OO
4 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.41%) Content Management
7 7 (6.48%) OOD
8 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.56%) Web Development
9 5 (4.63%) ETL
10 4 (3.70%) Pair Programming
10 4 (3.70%) Validation
10 4 (3.70%) Migration
10 4 (3.70%) Process Management
10 4 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.70%) BDD
11 3 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 41 (37.96%) SQL
3 36 (33.33%) Java
4 25 (23.15%) C#
5 14 (12.96%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.41%) CFML
7 7 (6.48%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.56%) PHP
9 4 (3.70%) Ruby
9 4 (3.70%) Scala
10 3 (2.78%) VBA
10 3 (2.78%) COBOL
10 3 (2.78%) VB
11 2 (1.85%) C
11 2 (1.85%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.93%) ABAP
12 1 (0.93%) VBScript
12 1 (0.93%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.93%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) FINREP
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (4.63%) SAP
3 5 (4.63%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.70%) Zend
5 3 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.93%) Coverity
7 1 (0.93%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.93%) JBoss
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Actuate
7 1 (0.93%) Informatica
7 1 (0.93%) QNX
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