The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 574 568 546
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 83 93 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 63
Median daily rate £475 £440 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £430 £460
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £24.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Technical Developer in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 74 £475 +7.95% 19
London -2 27 £475 -7.31% 11
South East -8 11 £350 -20.45% 1
North West +24 10 £400 - 2
Manchester +4 8 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £475 -
North East - 8 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £475 -
Scotland +9 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
East of England - 5 £550 -
Hampshire +10 4 - -
Yorkshire +7 4 £638 +36.00% 2
South West +6 4 £388 -18.42% 2
Midlands - 4 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £638 -
Farnborough - 4 - -
Berkshire +9 3 £350 -22.22%
City of London +8 3 £388 -36.73% 3
Sheffield - 3 £638 -
Wiltshire +12 2 £375 -21.05%
Gloucestershire +4 2 £425 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Wales +21 1 £450 +20.00%
Reading +13 1 £350 -22.22%
Middlesex +1 1 £350 -

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Technical Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 71 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (32.58%) Java
3 51 (28.65%) Finance
4 45 (25.28%) SQL
5 37 (20.79%) Oracle
6 34 (19.10%) HTML
7 31 (17.42%) .NET
8 28 (15.73%) CSS
8 28 (15.73%) Spring
9 27 (15.17%) TDD
9 27 (15.17%) Unix
10 26 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
11 22 (12.36%) J2EE
11 22 (12.36%) C#
12 21 (11.80%) JavaScript
12 21 (11.80%) Oracle EBS
13 20 (11.24%) PL/SQL
14 19 (10.67%) Windows
14 19 (10.67%) Banking
14 19 (10.67%) JSON
14 19 (10.67%) HTML5
15 18 (10.11%) CRM
16 17 (9.55%) JUnit
16 17 (9.55%) Web Development
17 16 (8.99%) Workflow
17 16 (8.99%) Hibernate
17 16 (8.99%) Scrum
17 16 (8.99%) Oracle EBS R12
18 14 (7.87%) CSS3

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (3.93%) Apache
2 7 (3.93%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.37%) JBoss
3 6 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.81%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.25%) GemFire
6 3 (1.69%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.12%) CMS
7 2 (1.12%) IIS
7 2 (1.12%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) Mule
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.56%) DOC1
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (11.80%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (8.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (5.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (5.06%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.69%) HFM
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.56%) SAP HR-PA
7 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.37%) PaaS
3 5 (2.81%) GitHub
3 5 (2.81%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.25%) Office 365
5 3 (1.69%) Yammer
6 1 (0.56%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.56%) IaaS
6 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.74%) FTP
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) AMQP
3 2 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) SSL
4 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.81%) Big Data
4 5 (2.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.25%) Apache Hive
5 4 (2.25%) Data Mart
5 4 (2.25%) HBase
5 4 (2.25%) OLTP
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.69%) DB2
6 3 (1.69%) Hyperion Smart View
6 3 (1.69%) MySQL
6 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.69%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 17 (9.55%) JUnit
2 13 (7.30%) Maven
3 12 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.62%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (5.06%) Subversion
6 7 (3.93%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.81%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.81%) Gradle
7 5 (2.81%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.25%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.69%) Grunt
9 3 (1.69%) gulp
9 3 (1.69%) JIRA
9 3 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.12%) JDeveloper
10 2 (1.12%) JMeter
10 2 (1.12%) Mocha
General
1 51 (28.65%) Finance
2 19 (10.67%) Banking
3 11 (6.18%) Law
3 11 (6.18%) Retail
4 7 (3.93%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.37%) Front Office
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.56%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.10%) HTML
2 31 (17.42%) .NET
3 28 (15.73%) CSS
3 28 (15.73%) Spring
4 22 (12.36%) J2EE
5 19 (10.67%) HTML5
5 19 (10.67%) JSON
6 16 (8.99%) Hibernate
7 14 (7.87%) CSS3
7 14 (7.87%) JSP
8 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET
8 13 (7.30%) Node.js
9 12 (6.74%) ISPF
9 12 (6.74%) XML
10 11 (6.18%) REST
10 11 (6.18%) Sass
10 11 (6.18%) Web Services
11 10 (5.62%) Middleware
12 8 (4.49%) Ajax
12 8 (4.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.30%) iSeries
3 12 (6.74%) Mainframe
3 12 (6.74%) Tandem
4 11 (6.18%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.49%) User Experience
6 7 (3.93%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.25%) Replication
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.12%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.56%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.56%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.17%) Unix
2 19 (10.67%) Windows
3 12 (6.74%) Linux
4 5 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.69%) Android
6 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.17%) TDD
3 18 (10.11%) CRM
4 17 (9.55%) Web Development
5 16 (8.99%) Scrum
5 16 (8.99%) Workflow
6 13 (7.30%) SOA
7 12 (6.74%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (5.62%) BDD
9 10 (5.62%) Service Management
10 9 (5.06%) Migration
10 9 (5.06%) SDLC
10 9 (5.06%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.49%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.93%) Coaching
12 7 (3.93%) ERP
12 7 (3.93%) Front End Development
12 7 (3.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.58%) Java
2 45 (25.28%) SQL
3 22 (12.36%) C#
4 21 (11.80%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.24%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.74%) JCL
7 10 (5.62%) C
7 10 (5.62%) C++
8 9 (5.06%) Ruby
9 6 (3.37%) Python
10 5 (2.81%) Scala
10 5 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.69%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.12%) ABAP
13 2 (1.12%) FQL
13 2 (1.12%) PHP
13 2 (1.12%) VB
13 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) Degree
4 5 (2.81%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) OCP
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.62%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (6.74%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (2.25%) HDFS
3 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.69%) Docker
4 2 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.56%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.56%) Puppet
1 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (20.79%) Oracle
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.30%) IBM
4 7 (3.93%) SAP
5 6 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.81%) Google
6 5 (2.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.25%) Murex
8 3 (1.69%) Infor
9 2 (1.12%) OpenLink
9 2 (1.12%) Telerik
10 1 (0.56%) ATG
10 1 (0.56%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco
10 1 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) IBM Sterling
10 1 (0.56%) Informatica
10 1 (0.56%) Reuters
10 1 (0.56%) Teradata
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