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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 52 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.90% 15.09% 15.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.71% 15.64% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
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
409 307 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 93.59% 96.54% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 221 241
Average daily rate £400 £396 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +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 £12.42 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 12 September 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 12 September 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 43 (43.43%) CSS
2 42 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 40 (40.40%) HTML
4 37 (37.37%) SQL
5 29 (29.29%) .NET
6 27 (27.27%) Java
7 26 (26.26%) C#
7 26 (26.26%) MVC
7 26 (26.26%) jQuery
8 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (24.24%) Spring
9 22 (22.22%) HTML5
10 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
10 19 (19.19%) XML
10 19 (19.19%) CSS3
11 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 16 (16.16%) Finance
12 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET
13 14 (14.14%) TDD
14 13 (13.13%) T-SQL
15 12 (12.12%) Hibernate
15 12 (12.12%) Ajax
16 11 (11.11%) Scrum
16 11 (11.11%) J2EE
16 11 (11.11%) OO
17 10 (10.10%) Linux
17 10 (10.10%) Web Services
17 10 (10.10%) CMS
17 10 (10.10%) Software Engineering
17 10 (10.10%) Jenkins

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 10 (10.10%) CMS
2 9 (9.09%) ColdFusion
3 8 (8.08%) Railo
4 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (4.04%) IIS
6 4 (4.04%) Apache
6 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.03%) Drupal
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.02%) SAS
9 1 (1.01%) CICS
9 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.01%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (1.01%) Confluence
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Photoshop
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) BASE24
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) GitHub
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.04%) Heroku
3 4 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) LDAP
2 4 (4.04%) ATM
2 4 (4.04%) SSH
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.08%) MySQL
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.04%) CouchDB
6 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.02%) OLAP
9 1 (1.01%) DB2
9 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.01%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.07%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.06%) Subversion
4 6 (6.06%) Maven
4 6 (6.06%) JUnit
4 6 (6.06%) Selenium
5 5 (5.05%) Ant
6 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.04%) RSpec
6 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.04%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.04%) Sublime Text
7 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.01%) Mockito
8 1 (1.01%) Valgrind
8 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.01%) JIRA
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Military
4 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.01%) Front Office
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.43%) CSS
2 40 (40.40%) HTML
3 29 (29.29%) .NET
4 26 (26.26%) jQuery
5 24 (24.24%) Spring
6 22 (22.22%) HTML5
7 19 (19.19%) CSS3
7 19 (19.19%) XML
8 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET
9 12 (12.12%) Hibernate
9 12 (12.12%) Ajax
10 11 (11.11%) J2EE
11 10 (10.10%) Web Services
12 9 (9.09%) Spring MVC
12 9 (9.09%) JSF
12 9 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 8 (8.08%) ColdBox
13 8 (8.08%) JSP
14 6 (6.06%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.06%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Tandem
2 3 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.02%) User Experience
3 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.01%) EFT
4 1 (1.01%) Firmware
4 1 (1.01%) DTV
4 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.01%) VSAM
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.01%) iPad
4 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.10%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) Windows
3 7 (7.07%) UNIX
4 4 (4.04%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.02%) Android
5 2 (2.02%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.01%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) MVC
2 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.14%) TDD
4 11 (11.11%) Scrum
4 11 (11.11%) OO
5 10 (10.10%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.08%) Content Management
7 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.06%) Web Development
8 5 (5.05%) OOD
8 5 (5.05%) ETL
8 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.04%) Process Management
9 4 (4.04%) Pair Programming
9 4 (4.04%) BDD
10 3 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.03%) Migration
10 3 (3.03%) Change Management
10 3 (3.03%) SOA
11 2 (2.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 37 (37.37%) SQL
3 27 (27.27%) Java
4 26 (26.26%) C#
5 13 (13.13%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.08%) CFML
7 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.04%) PHP
8 4 (4.04%) COBOL
8 4 (4.04%) Ruby
8 4 (4.04%) Scala
9 3 (3.03%) VB
10 2 (2.02%) C
10 2 (2.02%) C++
10 2 (2.02%) VBA
11 1 (1.01%) Python
11 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.01%) ABAP
11 1 (1.01%) VBScript
11 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.04%) SAP
5 2 (2.02%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.02%) Zend
6 1 (1.01%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.01%) Coverity
6 1 (1.01%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.01%) JBoss
6 1 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) Actuate
6 1 (1.01%) Informatica
6 1 (1.01%) QNX
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