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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.04% 7.58% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.81% 8.62% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £358 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +24.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £341 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £398 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
Developer
London

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
54 58 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 94.74% 87.88% 88.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 40
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, 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 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) TDD
3 17 (56.67%) Scrum
4 13 (43.33%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) REST
6 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (33.33%) Sass
6 10 (33.33%) LESS
6 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle
6 10 (33.33%) Spring
7 9 (30.00%) AOP
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) User Experience
7 9 (30.00%) Spring Security
8 8 (26.67%) JIRA
8 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (26.67%) Linux
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
8 8 (26.67%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (23.33%) GitHub
9 7 (23.33%) CSS3
9 7 (23.33%) Confluence
10 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (23.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Moq
2 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) HTML5
2 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 10 (33.33%) LESS
2 10 (33.33%) REST
2 10 (33.33%) Sass
2 10 (33.33%) Spring
3 9 (30.00%) Spring Security
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) CSS3
6 4 (13.33%) .NET
6 4 (13.33%) Zend Framework
7 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.67%) jBPM
7 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
7 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) Swing
7 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) TDD
3 17 (56.67%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (30.00%) AOP
6 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (26.67%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 5 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (6.67%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) WAI
1 1 (3.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Zend
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin