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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 541 569 551
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 97 74 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 42 49
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £573 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +25 90 £500 +11.11% 20
London -5 44 £525 +13.51% 9
North West -2 15 £500 +5.26% 3
South East +9 8 £438 +11.82% 1
Cheshire -8 8 £500 +5.26% 1
Edinburgh +5 7 - - 1
Yorkshire +1 7 £488 +30.00%
Scotland -18 7 - - 1
Warrington - 7 £500 -
West Yorkshire +8 6 £488 -
East Midlands +1 5 £450 -
Manchester - 5 - - 1
West Midlands -18 4 £345 -19.76%
Tyne and Wear - 4 £438 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £438 -
North East - 4 £438 -
Halifax +2 3 £450 -
Derbyshire - 3 £450 -
Milton Keynes +13 2 - -
East of England +12 2 £590 +12.38% 5
Buckinghamshire +12 2 - -
Channel Islands 0 2 - -
Jersey -1 2 - -
Birmingham -3 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £345 -
Lancashire - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 - -
City of London +22 1 - - 1
Hampshire +7 1 £450 +24.13%

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 66 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (32.04%) Java
3 45 (24.86%) Finance
4 44 (24.31%) SQL
5 41 (22.65%) Oracle
6 38 (20.99%) HTML
7 35 (19.34%) .NET
8 33 (18.23%) CSS
9 32 (17.68%) JavaScript
10 28 (15.47%) Spring
11 27 (14.92%) Oracle EBS
12 26 (14.36%) C#
12 26 (14.36%) XML
13 24 (13.26%) Microsoft
13 24 (13.26%) Workflow
14 23 (12.71%) PL/SQL
14 23 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (12.15%) TDD
16 21 (11.60%) Web Services
16 21 (11.60%) JUnit
16 21 (11.60%) Oracle EBS R12
17 20 (11.05%) JSP
17 20 (11.05%) Maven
18 19 (10.50%) Banking
18 19 (10.50%) J2EE
19 18 (9.94%) HTML5
20 17 (9.39%) jQuery
20 17 (9.39%) CSS3
20 17 (9.39%) SQL Server
20 17 (9.39%) CRM

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 14 (7.73%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (5.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.97%) Confluence
3 9 (4.97%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.42%) JBoss
5 6 (3.31%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.66%) Apache
6 3 (1.66%) CMS
6 3 (1.66%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.10%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.10%) CICS
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) Mule
8 1 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 27 (14.92%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (11.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (3.87%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (1.66%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (1.66%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (1.10%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) Office 365
4 1 (0.55%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) FTP
2 7 (3.87%) SSL
3 5 (2.76%) VPN
4 4 (2.21%) LDAP
5 3 (1.66%) HTTP
6 2 (1.10%) Internet
7 1 (0.55%) AMQP
7 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.52%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (4.97%) MySQL
3 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.42%) Data Mart
5 7 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.31%) Pentaho
6 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.76%) DB2
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.21%) DataStage
8 4 (2.21%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (11.60%) JUnit
2 20 (11.05%) Maven
3 16 (8.84%) Subversion
4 15 (8.29%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (5.52%) Git (software)
5 10 (5.52%) JIRA
6 7 (3.87%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.31%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.76%) MSTest
8 5 (2.76%) NUnit
9 3 (1.66%) Gradle
9 3 (1.66%) Grunt
9 3 (1.66%) gulp
9 3 (1.66%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.66%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.66%) Selenium
10 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.10%) JBehave
General
1 45 (24.86%) Finance
2 19 (10.50%) Banking
3 8 (4.42%) Retail
4 7 (3.87%) Law
5 6 (3.31%) Front Office
6 5 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.55%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.99%) HTML
2 35 (19.34%) .NET
3 33 (18.23%) CSS
4 28 (15.47%) Spring
5 26 (14.36%) XML
6 21 (11.60%) Web Services
7 20 (11.05%) JSP
8 19 (10.50%) J2EE
9 18 (9.94%) HTML5
10 17 (9.39%) CSS3
10 17 (9.39%) jQuery
11 16 (8.84%) Hibernate
12 15 (8.29%) REST
12 15 (8.29%) SOAP
13 12 (6.63%) Ajax
14 11 (6.08%) ASP.NET
15 10 (5.52%) .NET Framework
16 9 (4.97%) Middleware
17 8 (4.42%) Entity Framework
17 8 (4.42%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.97%) Mainframe
2 9 (4.97%) User Experience
3 8 (4.42%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.42%) iSeries
3 8 (4.42%) Tandem
4 6 (3.31%) iPad
5 5 (2.76%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.21%) CMDB
6 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.10%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) PKI
9 1 (0.55%) Derivative
9 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.29%) Unix
2 13 (7.18%) Windows
3 11 (6.08%) Linux
4 3 (1.66%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (13.26%) Workflow
3 22 (12.15%) TDD
4 17 (9.39%) CRM
5 16 (8.84%) MVC
5 16 (8.84%) Scrum
6 14 (7.73%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.73%) Unit Testing
7 13 (7.18%) SOA
8 12 (6.63%) Open Source
8 12 (6.63%) Service Management
9 11 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.08%) Project Management
9 11 (6.08%) SEO
10 10 (5.52%) DevOps
10 10 (5.52%) Migration
11 9 (4.97%) Front End Development
11 9 (4.97%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.04%) Java
2 44 (24.31%) SQL
3 32 (17.68%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.36%) C#
5 23 (12.71%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.97%) JCL
6 9 (4.97%) Python
7 6 (3.31%) C++
7 6 (3.31%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.76%) C
9 4 (2.21%) Scala
9 4 (2.21%) VB
10 3 (1.66%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.10%) FQL
11 2 (1.10%) Groovy
11 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.10%) R
11 2 (1.10%) Ruby
11 2 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.52%) Degree
3 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.76%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.10%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) MCSD
6 1 (0.55%) MCSE
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.55%) OCP
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.66%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) MiFID
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Docker
3 1 (0.55%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) Puppet
2 6 (3.31%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (22.65%) Oracle
2 24 (13.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.29%) IBM
4 11 (6.08%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.42%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.31%) hybris
7 5 (2.76%) Google
7 5 (2.76%) Informatica
8 4 (2.21%) Murex
9 3 (1.66%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.10%) HP
10 2 (1.10%) Telerik
10 2 (1.10%) Teradata
11 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.55%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.55%) Remedy
11 1 (0.55%) Thunderhead
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