The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 519 516 547
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 69 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.092% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.099% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 29
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £428 £419
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -10 65 £425 -5.55% 13
London +15 27 £450 -5.26% 7
South East -1 12 £243 -43.27% 3
South West -11 12 £369 -
East of England -16 7 £425 -5.55% 1
Surrey - 6 £225 - 2
Cambridge - 6 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £425 -
City of London +19 5 £454 -27.40% 4
Bristol -14 5 £375 -
North West +6 4 £445 +22.75% 2
Hampshire - 3 £330 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Manchester -6 1 - - 2
West Midlands -17 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Esher - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Grantham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Bedford - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Crawley - - - -

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (40.54%) Oracle
2 36 (32.43%) Finance
3 32 (28.83%) Java
4 29 (26.13%) SQL
5 23 (20.72%) Oracle EBS
6 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
6 18 (16.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
7 16 (14.41%) Security Cleared
7 16 (14.41%) Open Source
7 16 (14.41%) PL/SQL
8 15 (13.51%) XML
9 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
9 14 (12.61%) OO
10 13 (11.71%) Scrum
11 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (9.91%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (9.91%) HTML
12 10 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (9.01%) ERP
12 10 (9.01%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (8.11%) Workflow
13 9 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (8.11%) Windows
13 9 (8.11%) Perl
13 9 (8.11%) CSS
13 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database
13 9 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables
14 8 (7.21%) Oracle Payables
14 8 (7.21%) WebDriver

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (7.21%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.60%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) Confluence
5 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.80%) SAS
5 2 (1.80%) Documentum
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.90%) CMS
6 1 (0.90%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.90%) CICS
6 1 (0.90%) IIS
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.80%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.90%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.90%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (20.72%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (16.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (9.01%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (7.21%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (2.70%) RMDS
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle ASCP
10 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.90%) ZaiNet
10 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) VPN
2 2 (1.80%) MPLS
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) DNS
3 1 (0.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.90%) LAN
3 1 (0.90%) WAN
3 1 (0.90%) FTP
3 1 (0.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (4.50%) DB2
6 5 (4.50%) Big Data
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.60%) HBase
7 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.70%) SQLPlus
8 3 (2.70%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.70%) RapidMiner
9 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (7.21%) WebDriver
2 8 (7.21%) Selenium
3 7 (6.31%) JMeter
3 7 (6.31%) WATIR
4 4 (3.60%) Subversion
5 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.80%) FishEye
6 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.80%) Toad
6 2 (1.80%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.80%) JIRA
7 1 (0.90%) FrontPage
7 1 (0.90%) Maven
7 1 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.90%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.90%) ClearQuest
General
1 36 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.70%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Front Office
4 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Law
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) XML
2 11 (9.91%) HTML
3 9 (8.11%) CSS
4 8 (7.21%) .NET
4 8 (7.21%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.31%) JSON
5 7 (6.31%) J2EE
5 7 (6.31%) Web Services
6 6 (5.41%) REST
6 6 (5.41%) Middleware
6 6 (5.41%) Spring
7 5 (4.50%) Play Framework
7 5 (4.50%) Akka
7 5 (4.50%) HTML5
8 4 (3.60%) XSLT
9 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.70%) MapReduce
10 2 (1.80%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (1.80%) J2SE
10 2 (1.80%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Open Source
2 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.70%) Fixed Income
2 3 (2.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.80%) Clustering
4 1 (0.90%) VSAM
4 1 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.90%) SCORM
4 1 (0.90%) VLE
4 1 (0.90%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.90%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Windows
2 8 (7.21%) UNIX
3 7 (6.31%) Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Solaris
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.61%) OO
2 13 (11.71%) Scrum
3 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.01%) ERP
5 9 (8.11%) Workflow
6 8 (7.21%) SOA
7 7 (6.31%) MVC
7 7 (6.31%) Performance Testing
7 7 (6.31%) Change Control
8 6 (5.41%) Analytics
8 6 (5.41%) CRM
8 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.50%) Migration
9 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.50%) TDD
9 5 (4.50%) ETL
9 5 (4.50%) OOP
9 5 (4.50%) BDD
10 4 (3.60%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.60%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.83%) Java
2 29 (26.13%) SQL
3 16 (14.41%) PL/SQL
4 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.11%) Perl
6 8 (7.21%) C#
7 5 (4.50%) Python
7 5 (4.50%) Scala
8 4 (3.60%) VB
9 3 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.70%) PHP
9 3 (2.70%) R
10 2 (1.80%) C++
10 2 (1.80%) C
10 2 (1.80%) VBA
10 2 (1.80%) VB6
11 1 (0.90%) JCL
11 1 (0.90%) VBScript
11 1 (0.90%) ABAP
11 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
1 16 (14.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (40.54%) Oracle
2 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.31%) Sybase
4 5 (4.50%) SAP
5 4 (3.60%) Adobe
6 3 (2.70%) Zend
6 3 (2.70%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.70%) Tableau
7 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.80%) Cognos
7 2 (1.80%) Sun
7 2 (1.80%) Sage
7 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.90%) Retek
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco
8 1 (0.90%) IBM
8 1 (0.90%) JBoss
8 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
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