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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 16.67% 32.14% 65.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 34.62% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £350
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 £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 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
55 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 91.67% 92.86% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 21
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £11.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +40.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 September 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 10 (45.45%) SQL
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) REST
4 6 (27.27%) CSS3
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 5 (22.73%) DOM
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
6 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (18.18%) System Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
6 4 (18.18%) Informatica
6 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.64%) PowerCenter

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) PowerCenter
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 2 (9.09%) Data Mart
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) REST
3 6 (27.27%) CSS3
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) DOM
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.55%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.55%) Zepto.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Informatics
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) System Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) RDF
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 3 (13.64%) BDD
4 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) MVVM
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
2 4 (18.18%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Yahoo!