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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 56 40 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.72% 11.33% 17.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.54% 11.59% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 57
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
302 345 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.57% 97.73% 90.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 237 310
Median daily rate £363 £405 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% +20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 63 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 62 (44.29%) HTML
3 60 (42.86%) CSS
4 50 (35.71%) SQL
5 47 (33.57%) Java
6 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (27.86%) .NET
8 37 (26.43%) MVC
9 36 (25.71%) Finance
9 36 (25.71%) Spring
10 29 (20.71%) C#
11 28 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 28 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET
12 26 (18.57%) AngularJS
13 23 (16.43%) jQuery
13 23 (16.43%) Scrum
14 19 (13.57%) HTML5
14 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
16 16 (11.43%) Oracle
16 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (11.43%) Front End Development
17 15 (10.71%) Web Development
18 14 (10.00%) COBOL
19 13 (9.29%) DB2
20 12 (8.57%) CICS
21 11 (7.86%) .NET Framework
21 11 (7.86%) JSON
21 11 (7.86%) Cucumber

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 12 (8.57%) CICS
2 8 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.57%) IIS
5 5 (3.57%) Node.js
6 4 (2.86%) CMS
7 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.43%) Apache
9 1 (0.71%) JBoss
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.71%) SAS
9 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) HTTP
1 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.71%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.71%) MQTT
1 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) DB2
3 7 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.14%) MySQL
7 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Cucumber
2 9 (6.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.00%) JBehave
4 6 (4.29%) Selenium
5 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.86%) Subversion
7 3 (2.14%) Ant
7 3 (2.14%) Grunt
7 3 (2.14%) gulp
7 3 (2.14%) JIRA
8 2 (1.43%) Bower
8 2 (1.43%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.43%) Maven
8 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.71%) Mocha
9 1 (0.71%) VisualAge
9 1 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Games
3 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.00%) Marketing
5 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.57%) Banking
6 5 (3.57%) Electronics
7 3 (2.14%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (44.29%) HTML
2 60 (42.86%) CSS
3 39 (27.86%) .NET
4 36 (25.71%) Spring
5 28 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 26 (18.57%) AngularJS
6 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET
7 23 (16.43%) jQuery
8 19 (13.57%) HTML5
9 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (7.86%) .NET Framework
10 11 (7.86%) JSON
10 11 (7.86%) XML
11 10 (7.14%) Ajax
11 10 (7.14%) Entity Framework
11 10 (7.14%) Web Services
12 9 (6.43%) RequireJS
13 8 (5.71%) CSS3
13 8 (5.71%) LESS
14 7 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.00%) User Experience
4 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) DataPower
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Windows
1 6 (4.29%) zOS
2 5 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.14%) Android
5 2 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.43%) MVC
3 23 (16.43%) Scrum
4 16 (11.43%) Front End Development
5 15 (10.71%) Web Development
6 11 (7.86%) BDD
6 11 (7.86%) SOA
7 9 (6.43%) Open Source
8 8 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.71%) Change Control
8 8 (5.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 8 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.71%) EAI
8 8 (5.71%) SDLC
8 8 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.00%) CRM
9 7 (5.00%) OO
9 7 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (5.00%) Records Management
9 7 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 50 (35.71%) SQL
3 47 (33.57%) Java
4 29 (20.71%) C#
5 14 (10.00%) COBOL
6 5 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.14%) Ruby
8 2 (1.43%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.71%) C
9 1 (0.71%) ES6
9 1 (0.71%) PHP
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) ISEB
4 3 (2.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) MCSE
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.43%) Oracle
3 10 (7.14%) Siebel
4 6 (4.29%) Sencha
5 5 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.71%) Civica
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) Murex
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
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