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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 4 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 74 87 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.61% 23.20% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.33% 24.72% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 29
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +13.19%

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
347 352 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.66% 93.87% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 261 295
Median daily rate £413 £378 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 (49.63%) HTML
1 67 (49.63%) JavaScript
2 61 (45.19%) CSS
3 56 (41.48%) C#
3 56 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (38.52%) .NET
5 47 (34.81%) jQuery
6 42 (31.11%) Finance
7 40 (29.63%) Java
8 39 (28.89%) SQL
9 37 (27.41%) ASP.NET
10 32 (23.70%) MVC
11 31 (22.96%) Sass
12 29 (21.48%) Cucumber
13 28 (20.74%) BDD
14 27 (20.00%) Web Development
14 27 (20.00%) Scrum
15 25 (18.52%) Ajax
16 24 (17.78%) Spring
16 24 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (17.04%) Visual Studio
17 23 (17.04%) Front End Development
18 22 (16.30%) Selenium
19 21 (15.56%) TDD
20 20 (14.81%) Windows
20 20 (14.81%) Sitecore
20 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
21 19 (14.07%) Sitecore CMS
21 19 (14.07%) HTML5
21 19 (14.07%) CMS

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 19 (14.07%) CMS
1 19 (14.07%) Sitecore CMS
2 18 (13.33%) IIS
3 10 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.67%) Apache
5 7 (5.19%) SAS
6 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.48%) JBoss
10 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Heroku
1 3 (2.22%) OpenShift
1 3 (2.22%) PaaS
2 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) GitHub
3 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (3.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) DSL
3 1 (0.74%) FCAPS
3 1 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.19%) Base SAS
2 7 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.22%) MySQL
6 3 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (2.22%) PowerPivot
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.48%) QlikView
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (21.48%) Cucumber
2 24 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (17.04%) Visual Studio
4 22 (16.30%) Selenium
5 12 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 12 (8.89%) Maven
6 10 (7.41%) Bitbucket
6 10 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 10 (7.41%) Jasmine
7 9 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 8 (5.93%) JUnit
8 8 (5.93%) Mockito
9 6 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (3.70%) Ant
10 5 (3.70%) Subversion
11 4 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.96%) JBehave
12 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.22%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (31.11%) Finance
2 9 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.22%) Games
3 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.48%) Advertising
4 2 (1.48%) Electronics
4 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Billing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (49.63%) HTML
2 61 (45.19%) CSS
3 52 (38.52%) .NET
4 47 (34.81%) jQuery
5 37 (27.41%) ASP.NET
6 31 (22.96%) Sass
7 25 (18.52%) Ajax
8 24 (17.78%) Spring
9 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 19 (14.07%) HTML5
11 17 (12.59%) XSLT
12 16 (11.85%) Flash
12 16 (11.85%) Hibernate
12 16 (11.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (10.37%) REST
13 14 (10.37%) SOAP
14 13 (9.63%) .NET Framework
15 12 (8.89%) Gherkin
15 12 (8.89%) Web Services
16 10 (7.41%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) W3C
2 15 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.48%) RIA
5 1 (0.74%) CCTV
5 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.70%) MVC
3 28 (20.74%) BDD
4 27 (20.00%) Scrum
4 27 (20.00%) Web Development
5 23 (17.04%) Front End Development
6 21 (15.56%) TDD
7 18 (13.33%) Content Management
8 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.67%) MVVM
10 8 (5.93%) Kanban
10 8 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.19%) OO
11 7 (5.19%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.44%) Automation Testing
12 6 (4.44%) Data Integration
13 5 (3.70%) Data Validation
13 5 (3.70%) Microservices
13 5 (3.70%) Open Source
13 5 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (49.63%) JavaScript
2 56 (41.48%) C#
3 40 (29.63%) Java
4 39 (28.89%) SQL
5 14 (10.37%) ActionScript
6 11 (8.15%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.93%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.19%) Scala
9 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.48%) C++
10 2 (1.48%) VB
10 2 (1.48%) VB6
11 1 (0.74%) ABAP
11 1 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.74%) PHP
11 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.74%) VBA
11 1 (0.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.22%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.48%) ISEB
3 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.96%) WCAG
3 2 (1.48%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.74%) IFRS
4 1 (0.74%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.74%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Docker
2 3 (2.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Ansible
1 2 (1.48%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.74%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 20 (14.81%) Sitecore
2 15 (11.11%) Apple
3 13 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.63%) Oracle
4 10 (7.41%) Sencha
5 5 (3.70%) SAP
6 2 (1.48%) Tableau
6 2 (1.48%) webMethods
7 1 (0.74%) Google
7 1 (0.74%) Nokia
7 1 (0.74%) OpenText
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
IBS Consulting
Posted: 20 days ago