The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.81% 8.33% 7.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.94% 9.78% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £225 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region. 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
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 92 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 90.54% 85.19% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 66 55
Average daily rate £325 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.04 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.13% -14.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Uxbridge region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Uxbridge region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) Process Management
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Essbase
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Grunt
1 2 (13.33%) Bower
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
4 2 (13.33%) LESS
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Process Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos