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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 540 500 516
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 83 93 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 28
Average daily rate £450 £465 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £340 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.50 - £36.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 - £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 - £55.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50

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
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 79 £450 -5.26% 17
London -14 34 £550 +15.78% 10
North West -1 15 £413 +3.12% 2
South East +14 13 £525 +8.24% 3
West Yorkshire -11 13 £400 -
Yorkshire -14 13 £400 -
Manchester -8 11 £425 +6.25% 2
Leeds -14 10 £400 -
Surrey +2 6 £525 -
Egham - 6 £525 -
Scotland -5 3 £325 -21.21%
Cheshire -3 2 £425 -15.00%
Edinburgh -6 2 - -
West Midlands -16 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £450 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £425 - 1
Stockport - 2 £450 -
City of London +42 1 £400 -5.88% 4
Hertfordshire +7 1 £450 +28.57%
Merseyside +3 1 - -
East of England +1 1 £450 +28.57%
North East -21 1 £450 -3.22%
Tyne and Wear -26 1 £450 -3.22%
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 1 £450 -3.22%
Coventry - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £325 -
Lancashire - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 67 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.44%) Java
3 52 (26.80%) SQL
4 43 (22.16%) Oracle
5 41 (21.13%) JavaScript
5 41 (21.13%) Linux
6 35 (18.04%) Security Cleared
7 33 (17.01%) Open Source
7 33 (17.01%) XML
8 32 (16.49%) Finance
9 30 (15.46%) SC Cleared
10 27 (13.92%) Banking
11 26 (13.40%) Web Services
11 26 (13.40%) HTML
11 26 (13.40%) Git (software)
12 25 (12.89%) Jenkins
13 24 (12.37%) Oracle EBS
14 23 (11.86%) Maven
15 22 (11.34%) PL/SQL
15 22 (11.34%) CSS
15 22 (11.34%) DevOps
16 21 (10.82%) Puppet
16 21 (10.82%) Atlassian
17 19 (9.79%) ServiceNow
17 19 (9.79%) SOAP
17 19 (9.79%) Unix
17 19 (9.79%) Oracle Reports
17 19 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (9.79%) MVC
18 18 (9.28%) Node.js

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (9.28%) Node.js
2 15 (7.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (4.64%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.61%) Confluence
5 6 (3.09%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.58%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.55%) CMS
8 3 (1.55%) JBoss
9 2 (1.03%) Apache
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.52%) Drupal
10 1 (0.52%) Jetty
10 1 (0.52%) Liferay
10 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.52%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (12.37%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (7.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (7.22%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.06%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.52%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.52%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) GitHub
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.03%) Office 365
2 2 (1.03%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Heroku
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.70%) SSL
2 11 (5.67%) LDAP
3 10 (5.15%) VPN
4 3 (1.55%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.52%) Modbus
5 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.79%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.15%) DB2
3 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.64%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.12%) MySQL
5 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.61%) Pentaho
7 6 (3.09%) Big Data
7 6 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.09%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.06%) QlikView
9 4 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 26 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.89%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.86%) Maven
4 15 (7.73%) JIRA
5 13 (6.70%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (4.64%) JUnit
7 8 (4.12%) Subversion
8 5 (2.58%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.55%) JDeveloper
9 3 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (1.03%) Geb
10 2 (1.03%) Gradle
10 2 (1.03%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.03%) Selenium
10 2 (1.03%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.03%) Spock
10 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.52%) gulp
11 1 (0.52%) Liquibase
General
1 32 (16.49%) Finance
2 27 (13.92%) Banking
3 6 (3.09%) Publishing
4 5 (2.58%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.55%) International Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.01%) XML
2 26 (13.40%) HTML
2 26 (13.40%) Web Services
3 22 (11.34%) CSS
4 19 (9.79%) SOAP
5 16 (8.25%) .NET
5 16 (8.25%) Ajax
6 13 (6.70%) Spring
7 12 (6.19%) REST
8 11 (5.67%) JSON
9 10 (5.15%) COM
10 9 (4.64%) HTML5
10 9 (4.64%) RESTful
11 8 (4.12%) jQuery
12 7 (3.61%) Express
12 7 (3.61%) Middleware
13 6 (3.09%) JMS
14 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
14 5 (2.58%) JSP
14 5 (2.58%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.15%) CMDB
1 10 (5.15%) User Experience
2 8 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.61%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.06%) iPad
6 3 (1.55%) Clustering
6 3 (1.55%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.55%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.55%) DataPower
6 3 (1.55%) Statistics
6 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.03%) AS400
7 2 (1.03%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.03%) iSeries
8 1 (0.52%) CCTV
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.13%) Linux
2 19 (9.79%) Unix
3 14 (7.22%) Windows
4 3 (1.55%) AIX
4 3 (1.55%) Solaris
5 2 (1.03%) Android
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.03%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) SUSE
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.01%) Open Source
3 22 (11.34%) DevOps
4 19 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (9.79%) MVC
5 15 (7.73%) OO
5 15 (7.73%) Scrum
5 15 (7.73%) TDD
5 15 (7.73%) Workflow
6 14 (7.22%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.70%) Kanban
8 12 (6.19%) BDD
8 12 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (5.67%) ITIL
9 11 (5.67%) OOD
9 11 (5.67%) Service Management
9 11 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.15%) ITIL V2
10 10 (5.15%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 61 (31.44%) Java
2 52 (26.80%) SQL
3 41 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.34%) PL/SQL
5 14 (7.22%) Python
6 10 (5.15%) C#
7 9 (4.64%) Scala
8 8 (4.12%) Ruby
9 5 (2.58%) C++
9 5 (2.58%) Perl
10 4 (2.06%) C
10 4 (2.06%) R
10 4 (2.06%) VB
10 4 (2.06%) VBA
11 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.03%) Groovy
12 2 (1.03%) RPG
12 2 (1.03%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.52%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 35 (18.04%) Security Cleared
2 30 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.19%) Degree
4 5 (2.58%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.55%) IBM Certification
7 2 (1.03%) MCSE
7 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) MCSD
8 1 (0.52%) MCT
8 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.52%) PMP
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (1.55%) EMIR
1 3 (1.55%) MiFID
2 2 (1.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (10.82%) Puppet
2 18 (9.28%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.52%) MOM
4 1 (0.52%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (22.16%) Oracle
2 21 (10.82%) Atlassian
3 19 (9.79%) ServiceNow
4 15 (7.73%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.19%) IBM
6 10 (5.15%) Informatica
7 7 (3.61%) hybris
8 6 (3.09%) Adobe
8 6 (3.09%) Teradata
9 4 (2.06%) HP
9 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.06%) Tableau
9 4 (2.06%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.55%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.55%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.55%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.55%) MapR
10 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.55%) Sybase
10 3 (1.55%) Talend
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