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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 543 526 498
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 64 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 39
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £565 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £408 £419
% change year-on-year
+16.56% -2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £13.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +149.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +126.66%

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
51736 48200 47778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.67% 92.73% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32633 29179 26851
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2090 2095 2514
Average hourly rate £16.08 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 November 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 November 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 -2 61 £498 +18.10% 11
London +20 34 £550 +22.08% 6
South East -15 15 £463 +15.62% 3
North West -3 4 £425 +2.40% 1
Yorkshire -9 3 £450 +7.14%
City of London -1 2 £500 +10.98% 2
Scotland -12 2 £358 -20.55%
South West -33 2 £525 -
Glasgow - 2 £358 -
Berkshire +4 1 - -
Surrey -10 1 £325 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 1 £450 - 1
North East - 1 £450 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (39.58%) Oracle
2 44 (30.56%) SQL
3 41 (28.47%) Finance
4 39 (27.08%) XML
5 37 (25.69%) Java
6 34 (23.61%) Microsoft
7 29 (20.14%) C#
7 29 (20.14%) .NET
8 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (15.28%) HTML
10 19 (13.19%) C++
10 19 (13.19%) Python
10 19 (13.19%) Oracle EBS
11 18 (12.50%) CSS
11 18 (12.50%) Windows
11 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
13 16 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle EBS R12
14 15 (10.42%) Analytics
14 15 (10.42%) Data Structures
15 14 (9.72%) SC Cleared
15 14 (9.72%) Oracle BI EE
15 14 (9.72%) PL/SQL
16 13 (9.03%) Fixed Income
16 13 (9.03%) Project Planning
16 13 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (9.03%) Windows 7
16 13 (9.03%) Oracle Database

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (7.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.56%) Documentum
4 4 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (2.78%) Apache
4 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.08%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.39%) Moodle
6 2 (1.39%) Confluence
6 2 (1.39%) SAS
6 2 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) JBoss
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.69%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.64%) MS Project
2 11 (7.64%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.69%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.69%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (0.69%) DOC1
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.69%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (7.64%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle ASCP
8 2 (1.39%) Temenos T24
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.39%) RMDS
9 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.69%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) VPN
1 7 (4.86%) SSL
2 6 (4.17%) LDAP
3 3 (2.08%) Internet
4 2 (1.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) DNS
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) FTP
5 1 (0.69%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (9.72%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (9.03%) Oracle Database
4 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.78%) Big Data
9 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.08%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.08%) HBase
9 3 (2.08%) DB2
9 3 (2.08%) MySQL
9 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (6.25%) Subversion
3 7 (4.86%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 6 (4.17%) Ant
4 6 (4.17%) JUnit
5 3 (2.08%) JMeter
5 3 (2.08%) JIRA
5 3 (2.08%) WATIR
5 3 (2.08%) Selenium
5 3 (2.08%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.39%) FishEye
6 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.39%) Maven
6 2 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.69%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.69%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.69%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (28.47%) Finance
2 7 (4.86%) Banking
2 7 (4.86%) Retail
3 6 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.08%) Publishing
4 3 (2.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.08%) XML
2 29 (20.14%) .NET
3 22 (15.28%) HTML
4 18 (12.50%) CSS
5 12 (8.33%) Web Services
6 11 (7.64%) STL
6 11 (7.64%) JSON
6 11 (7.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (6.94%) SOAP
8 8 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.86%) Spring
9 7 (4.86%) Ajax
10 6 (4.17%) WDK
10 6 (4.17%) HTML5
10 6 (4.17%) J2EE
10 6 (4.17%) COM
11 5 (3.47%) REST
12 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.78%) XSLT
13 3 (2.08%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Data Structures
2 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.03%) Fixed Income
3 11 (7.64%) Grid Computing
3 11 (7.64%) Derivative
3 11 (7.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 9 (6.25%) Open Source
5 6 (4.17%) Taxonomies
5 6 (4.17%) CMDB
6 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.08%) VLE
9 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.69%) User Experience
10 1 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.50%) Windows
2 13 (9.03%) Windows 7
3 11 (7.64%) UNIX
4 10 (6.94%) Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (10.42%) Analytics
3 13 (9.03%) Project Planning
3 13 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (7.64%) Business Analysis
4 11 (7.64%) Workflow
4 11 (7.64%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (6.94%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (6.94%) Scrum
6 9 (6.25%) OO
7 8 (5.56%) CRM
7 8 (5.56%) Project Management
8 7 (4.86%) Service Management
8 7 (4.86%) SOA
8 7 (4.86%) ITIL
8 7 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.86%) ITSM
8 7 (4.86%) TDD
9 6 (4.17%) Content Management
9 6 (4.17%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.56%) SQL
2 37 (25.69%) Java
3 29 (20.14%) C#
4 19 (13.19%) C++
4 19 (13.19%) Python
5 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.72%) PL/SQL
7 11 (7.64%) Perl
8 10 (6.94%) PHP
9 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.78%) Ruby
10 3 (2.08%) Scala
10 3 (2.08%) JAQL
10 3 (2.08%) VB
11 2 (1.39%) VBA
11 2 (1.39%) VB6
11 2 (1.39%) R
12 1 (0.69%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.69%) C-shell
12 1 (0.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) HL7
2 1 (0.69%) GxP
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.69%) Nagios
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (39.58%) Oracle
2 34 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.17%) Sybase
3 6 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.47%) Adobe
5 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.08%) IBM
6 2 (1.39%) Tableau
6 2 (1.39%) RapidMiner
6 2 (1.39%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.39%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.39%) SAP
6 2 (1.39%) Cognos
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.69%) Sun
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.69%) Demandware
7 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.69%) VMware
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