The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Torfaen 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Torfaen region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.00% 33.33% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£375 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Torfaen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate £188 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Torfaen region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Torfaen

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Torfaen region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Torfaen

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -2 2 £375 - 5
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Torfaen 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft