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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.29% 14.77% 17.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.12% 16.44% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 38
Average daily rate
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£344 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £474 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
297 371 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 93.10% 89.83% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 284 220
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 16
Average hourly rate £16.83 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.87% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (42.67%) C#
3 30 (40.00%) .NET
4 29 (38.67%) HTML
5 27 (36.00%) CSS
6 23 (30.67%) Java
6 23 (30.67%) SQL
7 22 (29.33%) ASP.NET
8 21 (28.00%) MVC
9 20 (26.67%) TDD
10 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (25.33%) Oracle
11 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 18 (24.00%) jQuery
12 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
13 16 (21.33%) Ajax
13 16 (21.33%) Finance
14 15 (20.00%) OOD
14 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 13 (17.33%) Retail
16 12 (16.00%) Spring
16 12 (16.00%) Web Services
17 11 (14.67%) SOAP
17 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (12.00%) Spring MVC
18 9 (12.00%) WCF
18 9 (12.00%) BDD
18 9 (12.00%) XSLT
18 9 (12.00%) JSP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (6.67%) WordPress
2 4 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (5.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) Moodle
3 2 (2.67%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.33%) Liferay
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) JUnit
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.33%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.33%) Log4Net
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.00%) .NET
2 29 (38.67%) HTML
3 27 (36.00%) CSS
4 22 (29.33%) ASP.NET
5 18 (24.00%) jQuery
6 16 (21.33%) Ajax
7 12 (16.00%) Spring
7 12 (16.00%) Web Services
8 11 (14.67%) SOAP
9 9 (12.00%) JSP
9 9 (12.00%) XSLT
9 9 (12.00%) Spring MVC
9 9 (12.00%) WCF
9 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (10.67%) HTML5
10 8 (10.67%) Entity Framework
10 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.33%) LINQ to SQL
11 7 (9.33%) CSS3
11 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) User Experience
2 2 (2.67%) W3C
2 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.33%) DataPower
3 1 (1.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) UNIX
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) MVC
2 20 (26.67%) TDD
3 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 15 (20.00%) OOD
5 9 (12.00%) BDD
6 8 (10.67%) OO
7 7 (9.33%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (9.33%) Scrum
7 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.00%) Web Development
8 6 (8.00%) SDLC
9 5 (6.67%) Migration
10 4 (5.33%) Web Analytics
10 4 (5.33%) Content Management
10 4 (5.33%) Analytics
11 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.67%) Web Usability
12 2 (2.67%) User Stories
12 2 (2.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (42.67%) C#
3 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) Java
4 8 (10.67%) PHP
5 6 (8.00%) C++
6 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.00%) VB
7 3 (4.00%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.00%) Python
7 3 (4.00%) VB6
8 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.33%) ABAP
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.33%) Clojure
9 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) Apple
4 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.33%) Teradata
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
5 1 (1.33%) Sencha
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