The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 549 494 545
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +51
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 38 50 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.11% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 22
Average daily rate £500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £35.22 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.22 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +12.70%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Developer within the UK.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Developer within the UK.

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -98 37 £425 - 16
London -33 17 £420 -16.00% 7
South East -11 8 £413 +7.84% 3
South West -21 5 £500 +25.00%
Bristol -11 4 £500 +25.00%
East of England -24 4 £450 - 1
Berkshire -7 3 £425 +13.33%
Cardiff - 3 £500 -
Wales - 3 £500 -
South Wales - 3 £500 -
North West -19 2 £300 - 2
Essex -25 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £450 -
Manchester - 2 £300 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £500 -
Hampshire +2 1 £330 -13.72% 1
Swindon -12 1 - -
Leeds -18 1 £380 +52.00% 1
Wiltshire -19 1 - -
West Yorkshire -20 1 £380 +16.92% 1
Yorkshire -22 1 £380 -5.00% 3
City of London -28 1 £415 -27.82% 2
East Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 25 (30.86%) Java
2 24 (29.63%) Finance
3 21 (25.93%) Oracle
4 14 (17.28%) Web Services
5 13 (16.05%) SQL
5 13 (16.05%) Spring
6 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 12 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
8 10 (12.35%) Scrum
8 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
8 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
8 10 (12.35%) REST
9 9 (11.11%) BDD
9 9 (11.11%) HTML
9 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 8 (9.88%) J2EE
10 8 (9.88%) XML
10 8 (9.88%) CSS
10 8 (9.88%) SOA
10 8 (9.88%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (8.64%) JSON
11 7 (8.64%) TDD
11 7 (8.64%) ETL
11 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.64%) C#
11 7 (8.64%) Workflow
11 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
12 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
1 4 (4.94%) Apache
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
2 3 (3.70%) SAS
2 3 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (3.70%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.70%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) DNN
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
4 1 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.23%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.47%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.23%) DOC1
4 1 (1.23%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (2.47%) Endur
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (1.23%) HFM
8 1 (1.23%) RMDS
8 1 (1.23%) ZaiNet
8 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (1.23%) Siebel Analytics
8 1 (1.23%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) LAN
1 3 (3.70%) WAN
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) MPLS
2 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.70%) HBase
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) Big Data
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) DB2
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.47%) MS Access
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) QlikView
4 2 (2.47%) Essbase
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Subversion
1 3 (3.70%) Toad
1 3 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (3.70%) JDeveloper
2 2 (2.47%) JUnit
2 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 2 (2.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.23%) NUnit
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) ProC
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Front Office
4 2 (2.47%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Web Services
2 13 (16.05%) Spring
3 10 (12.35%) REST
4 9 (11.11%) HTML
5 8 (9.88%) J2EE
5 8 (9.88%) XML
5 8 (9.88%) CSS
6 7 (8.64%) JSON
7 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.17%) SOAP
8 5 (6.17%) JMS
8 5 (6.17%) Play Framework
8 5 (6.17%) Akka
8 5 (6.17%) HTML5
9 4 (4.94%) .NET
10 3 (3.70%) JTA
10 3 (3.70%) Flash
10 3 (3.70%) JAX-RPC
10 3 (3.70%) JTS
10 3 (3.70%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Open Source
2 4 (4.94%) Derivative
2 4 (4.94%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.70%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.70%) SCORM
3 3 (3.70%) Equities
3 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.47%) DataPower
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) VSAM
5 1 (1.23%) Physics
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) UNIX
3 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.35%) Scrum
2 9 (11.11%) BDD
3 8 (9.88%) SOA
4 7 (8.64%) TDD
4 7 (8.64%) ETL
4 7 (8.64%) Workflow
5 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.41%) OO
5 6 (7.41%) CRM
6 5 (6.17%) Information Management
6 5 (6.17%) MVC
7 4 (4.94%) Analytics
7 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.70%) Migration
8 3 (3.70%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.70%) ERP
9 2 (2.47%) Change Control
9 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) Java
2 13 (16.05%) SQL
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.64%) C#
6 6 (7.41%) C
7 5 (6.17%) Scala
7 5 (6.17%) C++
8 3 (3.70%) Python
8 3 (3.70%) Perl
8 3 (3.70%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.70%) VBA
8 3 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (2.47%) ABAP
9 2 (2.47%) X++
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Adobe
4 3 (3.70%) Zend
4 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Sage
6 1 (1.23%) Siebel
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss
6 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.23%) Retek
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) Apple
6 1 (1.23%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) BT
6 1 (1.23%) Tableau
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