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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 555 552 548
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 101 75 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 44
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £618 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £435 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.64 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 May 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 May 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 0 96 £500 +5.26% 21
London -14 40 £525 +7.69% 8
North West +3 21 £500 +2.56% 2
Cheshire 0 15 £500 +5.26%
South East -9 12 £500 +29.87% 3
Yorkshire +11 8 £488 +30.00%
West Yorkshire +5 7 £488 -
Warrington - 7 £500 -
Edinburgh +2 5 £475 - 1
Manchester -11 5 - - 2
Scotland -12 5 £475 - 1
Crewe - 5 - -
East Midlands +14 4 £450 - 1
Surrey -5 4 £550 +131.57% 2
Leatherhead - 4 £550 -
Halifax +5 3 £450 -
Leeds +2 3 - -
Chester -4 3 £453 -4.73%
South West -6 3 £800 - 1
West Midlands -11 3 £345 -19.76%
Derbyshire - 3 £450 -
City of London +29 2 £425 -8.10% 2
East of England +9 2 £590 - 3
Hampshire -2 2 £600 +65.51% 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £800 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £438 - 2
Coventry - 2 £345 -
North East - 2 £438 - 3

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 72 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.23%) Java
3 45 (25.57%) SQL
4 40 (22.73%) Finance
5 36 (20.45%) HTML
5 36 (20.45%) .NET
6 34 (19.32%) Oracle
7 32 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 32 (18.18%) CSS
8 31 (17.61%) XML
9 27 (15.34%) C#
9 27 (15.34%) Spring
10 23 (13.07%) MVC
10 23 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (12.50%) Maven
11 22 (12.50%) TDD
12 21 (11.93%) JSP
12 21 (11.93%) Microsoft
13 20 (11.36%) Web Services
13 20 (11.36%) JUnit
13 20 (11.36%) J2EE
13 20 (11.36%) Linux
13 20 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
14 19 (10.80%) Workflow
14 19 (10.80%) Security Cleared
15 18 (10.23%) Banking
15 18 (10.23%) Unix
15 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
15 18 (10.23%) SOAP
16 17 (9.66%) PL/SQL

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 11 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.68%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (5.11%) Confluence
3 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.55%) JBoss
5 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.84%) Node.js
7 4 (2.27%) CMS
8 3 (1.70%) Sitefinity
9 2 (1.14%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.14%) Apache
9 2 (1.14%) CICS
9 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.57%) IIS
10 1 (0.57%) Mule
10 1 (0.57%) nginx
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (9.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (5.11%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.84%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.57%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.57%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) SSL
2 6 (3.41%) VPN
3 5 (2.84%) FTP
3 5 (2.84%) LDAP
4 2 (1.14%) HTTP
4 2 (1.14%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.11%) MySQL
2 9 (5.11%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (4.55%) Data Mart
3 8 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.98%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.98%) Pentaho
5 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.27%) Big Data
7 4 (2.27%) DataStage
7 4 (2.27%) DB2
7 4 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (12.50%) Maven
2 20 (11.36%) JUnit
3 14 (7.95%) Subversion
4 13 (7.39%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.68%) JIRA
7 5 (2.84%) MSTest
7 5 (2.84%) NUnit
7 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.27%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.70%) Gradle
9 3 (1.70%) Selenium
10 2 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.14%) Geb
10 2 (1.14%) JBehave
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.14%) Spock
General
1 40 (22.73%) Finance
2 18 (10.23%) Banking
3 6 (3.41%) Front Office
4 4 (2.27%) Law
4 4 (2.27%) Retail
5 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.14%) International Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.45%) .NET
1 36 (20.45%) HTML
2 32 (18.18%) CSS
3 31 (17.61%) XML
4 27 (15.34%) Spring
5 21 (11.93%) JSP
6 20 (11.36%) J2EE
6 20 (11.36%) Web Services
7 18 (10.23%) SOAP
8 17 (9.66%) Hibernate
8 17 (9.66%) REST
9 15 (8.52%) HTML5
9 15 (8.52%) jQuery
10 14 (7.95%) CSS3
11 12 (6.82%) .NET Framework
11 12 (6.82%) Ajax
11 12 (6.82%) ASP.NET
12 11 (6.25%) Middleware
13 10 (5.68%) JSON
14 9 (5.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.82%) User Experience
3 6 (3.41%) iPad
3 6 (3.41%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.84%) CMDB
4 5 (2.84%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.84%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.84%) iSeries
4 5 (2.84%) Tandem
5 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.14%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) PKI
8 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Linux
2 18 (10.23%) Unix
3 15 (8.52%) Windows
4 3 (1.70%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.07%) MVC
3 22 (12.50%) TDD
4 19 (10.80%) Workflow
5 16 (9.09%) Open Source
5 16 (9.09%) Scrum
6 14 (7.95%) CRM
6 14 (7.95%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.95%) SOA
6 14 (7.95%) Unit Testing
7 12 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.25%) OO
8 11 (6.25%) SEO
9 10 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (5.68%) DevOps
9 10 (5.68%) Integration Testing
9 10 (5.68%) Project Management
9 10 (5.68%) Service Management
10 9 (5.11%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.23%) Java
2 45 (25.57%) SQL
3 32 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.34%) C#
5 17 (9.66%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.68%) Python
7 7 (3.98%) C++
7 7 (3.98%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.41%) JCL
8 6 (3.41%) VB
9 5 (2.84%) Ruby
10 4 (2.27%) C
10 4 (2.27%) Scala
10 4 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.70%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.14%) COBOL
12 2 (1.14%) FQL
12 2 (1.14%) Groovy
12 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (10.80%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.25%) Degree
4 5 (2.84%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.14%) MCSD
5 2 (1.14%) MCSE
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) OCP
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.70%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.14%) EMIR
2 2 (1.14%) MiFID
2 2 (1.14%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.84%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (5.11%) Puppet
2 8 (4.55%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (19.32%) Oracle
2 21 (11.93%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.95%) IBM
4 12 (6.82%) ServiceNow
5 10 (5.68%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.41%) hybris
7 5 (2.84%) Google
7 5 (2.84%) Informatica
7 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.27%) Murex
9 3 (1.70%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.70%) HP
9 3 (1.70%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.70%) Remedy
10 2 (1.14%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.14%) SAP
10 2 (1.14%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.14%) Telerik
10 2 (1.14%) Teradata
11 1 (0.57%) Siebel
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