The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 12 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 29.27% 21.62% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.00% 22.22% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
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£330 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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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 Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.56% 97.30% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 21
Average daily rate £325 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £360 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -1.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) REST
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) VBA
6 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Teradata
6 4 (18.18%) Retail
6 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
6 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
7 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) Data Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (4.55%) Node.js
1 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (13.64%) Couchbase
3 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.64%) Data Mart
3 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) PowerCenter
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) ERwin
3 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) StyleCop
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) WCF
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) BDD
4 3 (13.64%) System Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) MVVM
6 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Teradata
3 3 (13.64%) Informatica
3 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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