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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 12 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 39 67 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.56% 18.51% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.13% 21.68% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 16
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£350 £331 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £471 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
385 309 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.36% 85.36% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 228 220
Average daily rate £438 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +74.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 40 (48.78%) .NET
2 39 (47.56%) C#
3 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 27 (32.93%) Finance
5 26 (31.71%) MVC
6 23 (28.05%) HTML
6 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
6 23 (28.05%) CSS
7 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
8 21 (25.61%) SQL
9 19 (23.17%) Java
10 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (20.73%) jQuery
11 16 (19.51%) .NET Framework
11 16 (19.51%) Retail
11 16 (19.51%) Oracle
11 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.07%) TDD
13 13 (15.85%) Ajax
13 13 (15.85%) Web Services
13 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
14 12 (14.63%) OOD
14 12 (14.63%) XML
14 12 (14.63%) CMS
15 11 (13.41%) WCF
15 11 (13.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 10 (12.20%) HTML5
16 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (12.20%) CSS3
16 10 (12.20%) LINQ

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 12 (14.63%) CMS
2 10 (12.20%) SAS
3 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Liferay
4 1 (1.22%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) BASE24
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
1 2 (2.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) Base SAS
2 9 (10.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 9 (10.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.22%) MS Access
6 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.10%) JUnit
4 3 (3.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.66%) Hudson
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.22%) Subversion
6 1 (1.22%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.22%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.22%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Retail
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) .NET
2 23 (28.05%) HTML
2 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
2 23 (28.05%) CSS
3 17 (20.73%) jQuery
4 16 (19.51%) .NET Framework
5 13 (15.85%) Ajax
5 13 (15.85%) Web Services
6 12 (14.63%) XML
7 11 (13.41%) WCF
7 11 (13.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 10 (12.20%) HTML5
8 10 (12.20%) CSS3
8 10 (12.20%) LINQ
8 10 (12.20%) XSLT
9 9 (10.98%) Spring
9 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (9.76%) SOAP
11 7 (8.54%) MSMQ
11 7 (8.54%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Digital Media
1 4 (4.88%) User Experience
2 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) EMV
3 1 (1.22%) DTV
3 1 (1.22%) Tandem
3 1 (1.22%) BeagleBoard
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.88%) Android
4 3 (3.66%) UNIX
5 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) MVC
2 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.07%) TDD
4 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
5 12 (14.63%) OOD
6 9 (10.98%) BDD
7 7 (8.54%) OO
7 7 (8.54%) Web Design
7 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.32%) Change Control
8 6 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.32%) Scrum
8 6 (7.32%) ETL
9 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.88%) Web Development
10 4 (4.88%) Android Development
10 4 (4.88%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.88%) Change Management
10 4 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) C#
2 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.61%) SQL
4 19 (23.17%) Java
5 7 (8.54%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.10%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) PHP
7 4 (4.88%) VB
7 4 (4.88%) Python
8 3 (3.66%) VBA
8 3 (3.66%) VB6
9 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.22%) COBOL
10 1 (1.22%) C
10 1 (1.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) VCP4
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.44%) WCAG
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) Basel II
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.51%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
4 4 (4.88%) Sencha
5 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
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