The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 546 530 512
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 72 56 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 40 43
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£475 £439 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.56% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £24.23 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.68% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52814 48754 52062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.76% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32941 29468 29352
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2105 2558
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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
England -13 66 £475 +11.11% 15
London -1 38 £488 - 8
South East -14 15 £460 +15.00% 1
Hampshire - 8 £455 -
North West -14 4 £425 +32.81% 1
Yorkshire -6 3 £450 +5.26% 1
West Yorkshire -7 3 £450 +12.85% 1
East of England -15 3 £475 +5.55% 1
South West -33 3 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £495 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £475 -
Oxford - 3 £495 -
City of London +16 2 £650 +44.28% 2
Edinburgh -2 2 £500 +33.33%
Manchester -8 2 £375 -9.63% 1
Scotland -10 2 £500 +33.33%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Berkshire +10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes -7 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Luton - - - -
Essex - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 57 (41.01%) Oracle
2 42 (30.22%) SQL
2 42 (30.22%) Finance
3 39 (28.06%) Java
4 29 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (20.14%) Microsoft
6 24 (17.27%) .NET
6 24 (17.27%) Security Cleared
7 23 (16.55%) C#
7 23 (16.55%) XML
8 20 (14.39%) SC Cleared
9 19 (13.67%) Python
9 19 (13.67%) Oracle EBS
10 16 (11.51%) Windows
11 15 (10.79%) C++
11 15 (10.79%) Oracle EBS R12
12 14 (10.07%) Open Source
12 14 (10.07%) Analytics
12 14 (10.07%) PL/SQL
12 14 (10.07%) JavaScript
12 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
12 14 (10.07%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (10.07%) Scrum
13 13 (9.35%) Perl
13 13 (9.35%) HTML
13 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (9.35%) Data Structures
14 12 (8.63%) Oracle Database
14 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.63%) UNIX

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (7.19%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (7.19%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (5.76%) Documentum
3 4 (2.88%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.88%) Apache
3 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.44%) IIS
5 2 (1.44%) SAS
5 2 (1.44%) Moodle
5 2 (1.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.47%) MS Project
2 9 (6.47%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.44%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.44%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.72%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.72%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (0.72%) DOC1
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (13.67%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (10.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (7.91%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle ASCP
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.44%) RMDS
8 2 (1.44%) Temenos T24
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.72%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.72%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.72%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) LAN
2 1 (0.72%) WAN
2 1 (0.72%) FTP
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.72%) VPN
2 1 (0.72%) DNS
2 1 (0.72%) SSL
2 1 (0.72%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (8.63%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (4.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.60%) Big Data
8 4 (2.88%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.88%) HBase
8 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.88%) DB2
8 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.16%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (7.19%) Subversion
3 8 (5.76%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.76%) Selenium
3 8 (5.76%) WebDriver
4 7 (5.04%) JMeter
4 7 (5.04%) WATIR
5 6 (4.32%) CruiseControl
5 6 (4.32%) Ant
5 6 (4.32%) JUnit
6 3 (2.16%) JIRA
6 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.44%) FishEye
7 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.44%) Maven
7 2 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.72%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 42 (30.22%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Retail
3 6 (4.32%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.32%) Banking
4 3 (2.16%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Publishing
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.44%) Front Office
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.27%) .NET
2 23 (16.55%) XML
3 13 (9.35%) HTML
4 11 (7.91%) CSS
5 9 (6.47%) STL
5 9 (6.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (5.04%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.32%) J2EE
7 6 (4.32%) WDK
8 5 (3.60%) JSON
8 5 (3.60%) Spring
9 4 (2.88%) XSLT
9 4 (2.88%) Web Services
9 4 (2.88%) Middleware
9 4 (2.88%) REST
10 3 (2.16%) Akka
10 3 (2.16%) Play Framework
10 3 (2.16%) HTML5
10 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.44%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Open Source
2 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.35%) Data Structures
3 11 (7.91%) Fixed Income
4 9 (6.47%) Grid Computing
4 9 (6.47%) Derivative
4 9 (6.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (4.32%) Taxonomies
5 6 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.16%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.16%) VLE
6 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.44%) Clustering
7 2 (1.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.72%) SCORM
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 12 (8.63%) UNIX
3 11 (7.91%) Linux
3 11 (7.91%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Solaris
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.07%) Scrum
2 14 (10.07%) Analytics
3 12 (8.63%) Project Planning
3 12 (8.63%) OO
3 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (7.19%) Workflow
5 9 (6.47%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (5.76%) Information Management
6 8 (5.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (5.76%) ERP
7 7 (5.04%) CRM
7 7 (5.04%) Performance Testing
8 6 (4.32%) SOA
8 6 (4.32%) Project Management
8 6 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.32%) Content Management
9 5 (3.60%) MVC
9 5 (3.60%) TDD
9 5 (3.60%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.22%) SQL
2 39 (28.06%) Java
3 23 (16.55%) C#
4 19 (13.67%) Python
5 15 (10.79%) C++
6 14 (10.07%) PL/SQL
6 14 (10.07%) JavaScript
7 13 (9.35%) Perl
8 10 (7.19%) PHP
9 4 (2.88%) Ruby
9 4 (2.88%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.16%) Scala
10 3 (2.16%) VB
10 3 (2.16%) R
11 2 (1.44%) VB6
11 2 (1.44%) C
12 1 (0.72%) Korn
12 1 (0.72%) Groovy
12 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (17.27%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) GxP
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Nagios
1 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (41.01%) Oracle
2 28 (20.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.76%) Sybase
4 4 (2.88%) Adobe
4 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.16%) Tableau
5 3 (2.16%) RapidMiner
5 3 (2.16%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.16%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.16%) SAP
6 2 (1.44%) Cognos
6 2 (1.44%) Sun
6 2 (1.44%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.72%) Splunk
7 1 (0.72%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) Google
7 1 (0.72%) Demandware
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
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