The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Walsall region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 16.67% 47.06% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% 53.33% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £390 £370 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +19.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Walsall 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
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 88.89% 88.24% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 14
Median daily rate £388 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £8.00 £11.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +7.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Walsall region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Walsall region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle