The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 28 42 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 12.73% 34.15% 41.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.00% 36.21% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 30
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £259 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £356 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 Warrington 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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 116 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 90.91% 94.31% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 57 53
Average daily rate £475 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £280 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 32 (51.61%) C#
2 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.10%) Linux
5 22 (35.48%) PHP
6 21 (33.87%) Python
7 20 (32.26%) TDD
7 20 (32.26%) BDD
8 19 (30.65%) Open Source
8 19 (30.65%) Web Services
8 19 (30.65%) C++
8 19 (30.65%) HTML
8 19 (30.65%) .NET
9 18 (29.03%) Java
9 18 (29.03%) CSS
10 17 (27.42%) NoSQL
11 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
11 16 (25.81%) Ruby
11 16 (25.81%) JSON
11 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
12 15 (24.19%) XML
13 14 (22.58%) Scala
14 12 (19.35%) RESTful
14 12 (19.35%) XHTML
14 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
16 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
17 8 (12.90%) WCF
17 8 (12.90%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.06%) ArcGIS
1 5 (8.06%) CMS
1 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Project
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) NoSQL
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (4.84%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.84%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.61%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.61%) Hudson
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (8.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Web Services
1 19 (30.65%) HTML
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) CSS
3 16 (25.81%) JSON
3 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
4 15 (24.19%) XML
5 12 (19.35%) XHTML
5 12 (19.35%) RESTful
6 8 (12.90%) Ajax
6 8 (12.90%) WCF
7 4 (6.45%) jQuery
7 4 (6.45%) LAMP
7 4 (6.45%) REST
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (3.23%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Open Source
2 5 (8.06%) GIS
3 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) EPoS
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Tandem
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) Physics
4 1 (1.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) TDD
2 20 (32.26%) BDD
3 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Workflow
7 4 (6.45%) OO
7 4 (6.45%) Web Design
7 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.45%) OO PHP
8 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.23%) Information Security
9 2 (3.23%) Document Management
9 2 (3.23%) CRM
9 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) C#
2 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.94%) SQL
4 22 (35.48%) PHP
5 21 (33.87%) Python
6 19 (30.65%) C++
7 18 (29.03%) Java
8 16 (25.81%) Ruby
9 14 (22.58%) Scala
10 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
11 4 (6.45%) PHP5
11 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
11 4 (6.45%) ABAP
12 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.61%) R
13 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Certification
1 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
3 3 (4.84%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.61%) Sybase
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe
4 1 (1.61%) Mercator
4 1 (1.61%) Orchard
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